This is a fantastic, comprehensive book on bead stringing which is great for anyone from the beginner to the advanced bead stringer.
This is the most up-to-date version of this book. With its 82 pages, 12 in full color, it includes easy-to-follow instructions and illustrations for almost everything including: basic materials like wire and crimps, multi-strand necklaces, knotting, wire-wrapping, earrings (multiple styles), memory wire, hat and stick pins. If you are working with seed beads, it instructs on daisy chains, brick stitch earrings, peyote stitch/gourd stitch.
It helps you with the various tools that you will need to do whatever you desire, including working with needles. It also deals with the various findings that you will need to use with the designs that you are working on. It has a section on bead sizes, necklace lengths, and even lists Mohs Hardness Scale.