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Bermuda National Library’s 175th Anniversary

Bermuda National Library’s 175th Anniversary

Earlier today [Oct 9] the Minister of Community Culture and Sports Wayne Scott held a press conference to launch the year-long celebration to commemorate the 175th Anniversary of the Bermuda National Library. The Bermuda Library was founded in 1839 by Governor William Reid and was located in what is now the Cabinet Building, thus making our library... Read more of this article

Reading With Sci-Fi Author Tobias S. Buckell

Reading With Sci-Fi Author Tobias S. Buckell

The Department of Community and Cultural Affairs will be hosting a public reading with their Writer in Residence, science fiction author Tobias S. Buckell on Wednesday, 8 October at the Bermuda Society of Arts, City Hall. A spokesperson said, “Mr. Buckell is a New York Times bestselling writer born in the Caribbean. He grew up in Grenada and spent... Read more of this article

Bermuda Serves As Backdrop In New Thriller

Bermuda Serves As Backdrop In New Thriller

Bermuda serves as the backdrop for new novel dubbed Thirty Two Degrees North, which sees an Eastern European secret agent trying to steal the technology behind a high-tech communication system deep under the Atlantic Ocean. Written by author Austin K. Thomas, the book’s official description says, “When Kevin Sinclair is hired by his client... Read more of this article

Dr. Williams Hosting St George’s Book Signing

Dr. Williams Hosting St George’s Book Signing

Dr. Vincent Williams — the author of A Bird’s Eye View [Black Males and Bermuda’s Education System] — will be hosting a book signing at The Book Cellar in St. George’s on Saturday 20th September from 4.00pm – 6.00pm.In describing the book, a spokesperson previously said, “The study looks at how history has affected the... Read more of this article

Rev. Prime-Godwin’s New Leadership Book

Rev. Prime-Godwin’s New Leadership Book

A new book by Rev. Georgette V. Prime-Godwin takes a unique approach to the subject of leadership and its positive role in the world, drawing on the Christian Bible for its inspiration in helping to inform leaders from all walks of life, from the church itself to the world of corporate business. Titled The Nehemiah Prototype – A Complementary... Read more of this article

September Is Library Card Sign-up Month

September Is Library Card Sign-up Month

In preparing to celebrate the 175 years of Library service to our community, the Bermuda National Library [BNL] is once again promoting September as Library Card Sign-up Month to encourage Bermuda residents to rediscover all that BNL has to offer. This month BNL joins with the American Library Association in promoting the benefits of being a member. Head... Read more of this article

New Novel Recalls Bermuda Over Five Decades

New Novel Recalls Bermuda Over Five Decades

A new novel that focuses on the memories of Bermuda held by an American socialite serves up a story of intrigue as she attempts to claim her legacy, seeing her recall the island’s beauty over the course of five decades even as she contends with the power struggles of high society. The book’s official synopsis says, “This island is like... Read more of this article

Bird’s Eye: Black Males & Bermuda’s Education

Bird’s Eye: Black Males & Bermuda’s Education

CKC Books has announced the release of A Bird’s Eye View [Black Males and Bermuda’s Education System] by Dr. Vincent Williams, Jr., which they describe as a “profound study of the perceptions, philosophies, purpose, and effectiveness of public education in Bermuda.” A spokesperson said, “The study looks at how history has affected... Read more of this article

New “Billionaire in Bermuda” Romance Novel

New “Billionaire in Bermuda” Romance Novel

A new romance novel that takes place in Bermuda follows the story of co-workers who end up in a torrid love affair even as they enjoy the luxuries that a private residence on the island has to offer. The Billionaire in Bermuda, written by author Fiona Wells, explores the many aspects of an unexpected romantic engagement even as the novel’s characters... Read more of this article

Author To Hold Book Signing In Bermuda

Author To Hold Book Signing In Bermuda

Award-winning screenwriter and author Toni Ann Johnson – who has Bermudian roots – will hold a meet and greet on Saturday for her new book. From 1pm to 3pm on July 26, 2014, Toni Ann will be at Brown and Co on Reid Street, where she will be selling and signing copies of her new book, “Remedy for a Broken Angel”. She will also answer questions... Read more of this article


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