We are buzzing about ​Bee Boy: Clash of the Killer Queens, ​a brand new book by Tony De Saulles, the illustrator of the bestselling Horrible Science series.

Bee Boy is the story of one boy’s rise to superhero status as he defends his hive against killer wasps, terrifying hawkmoths, and battling Queen Bees.

It is packed full of amazing bee facts and celebrates the vital role bees play in our environment.


The BBKA are excited to be hosting an exclusive competition for three BBKA members to win a signed copy of Bee Boy.

To enter send us your best drawing of a bee and give it a speech bubble telling us an interesting bee fact! The entries will be judged by the author Tony De Saulles.

Email your drawing to [email protected] or send by post to: Hannah Penny, Children’s Books, Oxford University Press, Great Clarendon Street, Oxford, OX2 6DP. Don’t forget to include your name, age, addresss and a contact email address/phone number so that we can get in touch with you if you win.

Entries must be received by 28 February 2018. ​Terms and conditions at www.oxfordchildrens.co.uk