know, Felix, bumblebees shouldn’t be able to fly… They don’t obey the laws of
physics. But they fly anyway.”
is not well in the Humble Hive. Thirty-five year old Felix Humble is a
Cambridge astro-physicist in search of a unified field theory. Following the
sudden death of his father, Felix returns to his middle England home and his
difficult and demanding mother, where he soon realizes that his search for
unity must include his own chaotic home life.