This Guide to Beading book by Jean Power is an excellent introduction to beading for the beginner but also contains projects which are suitable for improver readers.
There are four main chapters:
Beads, Findings and Tools
This book looks at the principals of the above areas and then covers in depth the related materials, knowledge, techniques and and skills required.
There are ‘Quick Start’ projects and detailed ‘Bead Clinics” to troubleshoot issues. Step by step photographs are clear along with written instructions.
Jean Power covers all aspects of beading in this comprehensive guide.