Charlotte Ekker Wiggins is an award-winning author, master beekeeper and master gardener. Her one acre, award-winning Missouri limestone hillside garden, where her neighbors said nothing would grow, inspires her books. She featured how she developed Bluebird Gardens April 2019 in her TEDx “why bugs matter.” She is a frequent lecturer, instructor and coach. Charlotte is the author of several beekeeping reference books and keeps native and honey bees, mostly outdoors.

Other Works

  • "Bee Club Basics or How to Start a Bee Club" 2nd Edition


Awards and Recognition

  • Independent Book Publisher's 2021 Bronze Award
  • 2022 Independent Press Award First Place in "How to" category for "A Beekeeper's Diary, Self Guide to Keeping Bees" 2nd Edition.
  • 2022 ELIT First Place Award "A Beekeeper's Diary, Self Guide to Keeping Bees" Ebook