Queen of the Warrior Bees, by Jean Gill, is a dystopian novel about life under a Citadel where nothing has any taste, no trees, no sunshine and the society is male dominated. Mielitta, who was found as a baby near the Wall that holds secret knowledge controlled only by the Council, dares to question the way of life inside the Citadel. The rulers have magic powers and stress Perfection. She discovers she has special talents too. An engaging story, interesting and well written.