Emma Sarah Tennant,
Emma Sarah Tennant is a beekeeper, aromatherapist and author. Emma studied English language and literature at the Plymouth campus of the University of Exeter, and has worked as a writer and editor for almost two decades. She has written for numerous publications both under her own name and as a ghostwriter for specialist audiences. Her articles on health and beauty have appeared in the bestselling part-work magazine Enhancing Your Mind Body Spirit. Emma qualified as an aromatherapist with Neal’s Yard Remedies in 2005 and she became a beekeeper at the Ealing and District Beekeepers Association in 2010. She blogs about bees, aromatherapy and natural living at Miss Apis Mellifera. Emma lives in London, England with her fiancé John Maund, five large goldfish, a colony of mason bees, and a lot of garden birds. Emma is also a freelance writer and editor, to find out more about her services, please visit her website The honeyed word.
The Bee Book
Emma Sarah Tennant is a co-author of The Bee Book, published by Dorling Kindersley. The Bee Book is a great introduction to bees and beekeeping for those simply interested in bees or those who would like to become beekeepers but are not quite ready to own a hive yet. Beautifully illustrated, the book opens a window into the fascinating world of bees in nature, in our gardens and in the hive. Order a copy from DK or Amazon. Publisher: DK (1 Mar. 2016). ISBN-10: 0241217423 | ISBN-13: 978-0241217429.
A beekeeper’s notes for the year
The story of the bees inside the hive from the personal observations of a beekeeper throughout the seasons. Spring to summer and autumn to winter, the beekeeping calendar is brought to life in a beautiful photographic notebook about the hives. It will be enjoyed by all those intrigued by the secret life of beekeepers and their craft. Order a copy from Blurb. Written, designed and published by Emma Sarah Tennant on Blurb (1 Jan. 2016).
The honeybee has been revered in myth and legend throughout human history. Treasures of the hive such as honey and beeswax have been prized for bringing sweetness and light to humankind. But what is life like through the compound eyes of the bee? This beautiful photobook takes the reader on a fairytale journey through the honeybee year. Order a copy from Blurb. Written, designed and published by Emma Sarah Tennant on Blurb (5 Dec. 2014).