Clan Apis is the biography a honey bee named Nyuki. Written and drawn by biologist Jay Hosler, this story explores an elaborate insect society. Nyuki has a lot to learn about life in the hive and not much time to do it. But, with help of her sister Dvorah, a dung beetle named Sisyphus and a sarcastic flower named Bloomington, she might have a chance to figure it all out .
Clan Apis was a recipent of a 1998 Xeric Award and has been nominated
for 3 Ignatz Awards (1999: Outstanding Series; 2000: Outstanding
Series & Outstanding Graphic Novel or Collection) and 3 Eisner Awards
(2000: Best Limited Series, Best Title for a Younger Audience & Best
Writer/Artist-Humor). To find out what all the fuss is about, just follow