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Queen K Set To Launch Two Children’s Books

Queen K Set To Launch Two Children’s Books

Author Queen K has launched two children’s books that she wrote and published, including ‘My Beautiful Hair’ and ‘I Have Good Hair,’ books aiming to promote confidence in children appreciating and loving their hair. The launch will be accompanied by a book signing on December 23 from 12.00pm to 2.00pm at Brown and Co.Queen... Read more of this article

Clyde Best Signs Autobiography In UK

Clyde Best Signs Autobiography In UK

West Ham United legend Clyde Best was at London Stadium earlier this week in order to sign copies of his new autobiography, ‘The Acid Test’, ahead of the team’s Premier League clash against Burnley. West Ham’s website said, “The Hammers cult hero has travelled over from his home in Bermuda for the launch of the book, which explores... Read more of this article

Karate Club Donates Children’s Books To Charity

Karate Club Donates Children’s Books To Charity

Tabata-Ha Shotokan Karate-Do Bermuda recently held their annual Christmas party, where they asked those attending to bring a children’s book as the entry fee, and the collected books were donated to the Coalition for the Protection of Children. “We received so many wonderful books from our students and parents and the large box was over... Read more of this article

Local Author Gives Back To Island’s Youth

Local Author Gives Back To Island’s Youth

Author Rod Farrington and Gorham’s donated more than 200 books to Big Brothers Big Sisters – a move they hope will inspire young people to develop a greater love for reading. Mr Farrington, a manager at Gorham’s, met Patrina Paynter, the executive director of BBBS, this past summer and got inspired for the giveaway around then. He said: “Gorham... Read more of this article

Dale Butler Releases Bermuda Nicknames Book

Dale Butler Releases Bermuda Nicknames Book

An accomplished author of many books, Dale Butler has released a new title by the name of “The Book of Bermuda Nicknames,” available just in time for the holidays. Besides being a former Parliamentarian and educator, Mr. Butler has penned many books on a variety of topics and is also well known for his fishcakes. Speaking to Bernews on the... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Home Grown Alternatives Market

Photos & Video: Home Grown Alternatives Market

[Updated with video] The Home-Grown Alternatives shopping event was held today [Dec 10] at St. Paul’s Christian Education Centre on Middle Road in Paget, featuring over twenty vendors. Organisers said the Home-Grown Alternatives Market is “Bermuda’s premier shopping event, and is now in its 21st year”.Shoppers were able to find “top... Read more of this article

Author Rod Farrington Releasing New Novel

Author Rod Farrington Releasing New Novel

Author Rod Farrington has announced the release of his latest action-adventure novel, The Crystal Pendulum, on December 9. The 275-page book, the longest so far in his career, tells the tale of the mythical City of Atlantis hidden miles below Bermuda in the Sargasso Sea. In a place filled with “stunning coral formations and crystals, a battle... Read more of this article

Crime Stoppers 20th Anniversary Book Donation

Crime Stoppers 20th Anniversary Book Donation

The Bermuda Police Service recently joined with Crime Stoppers in order to present local school librarians with copies of books chronicling the history of policing in Bermuda. Commissioner of Police Michael DeSilva says, “It is my pleasure to welcome everyone to Hamilton Police Station on this occasion, to recognize the 20th anniversary of Crime Stoppers... Read more of this article

Author Offers Innovative ‘In Book’ Marketing

Author Offers Innovative ‘In Book’ Marketing

Local author Patrice Frith Hayward is getting set to release another book, titled Sistahs..Still — a sequel to her award winning novel Island Sistahs – and she is offering local businesses an opportunity to have their business, service or product become a part of the storyline by having the characters in the book patronize it. The novel,... Read more of this article

Book Signing With Melodye Micëre Van Putten

Book Signing With Melodye Micëre Van Putten

The Bermuda National Library will be hosting a book reading, signing and sale with Melodye Micëre Van Putten on Thursday, December 1 at 6.00pm – 7.30pm at their Queen Street location. The event flyer says, “Join author, educator and award winning poet as she reads from her new book for young readers “The Boy Who Knew Too Much”. Books... Read more of this article

‘Art Of Traditional Crafts And Play In Bermuda’

‘Art Of Traditional Crafts And Play In Bermuda’

On Sunday, the ‘Hands On! The Art of Traditional Crafts and Play in Bermuda‘ book by Mrs. Shirley Pearman was launched with an event at Somersfield Academy Gymnasium. Hands On! is a book that frames the experience of childhood play within the context of Bermuda’s seasons. Accompanying this exploration of play and reflections on Bermudian... Read more of this article

Jessica Riederer ‘Wildlife & Landscape Images’

Jessica Riederer ‘Wildlife & Landscape Images’

Jessica Riederer used to get nervous sharing her wildlife photos online, never mind showing her prints to strangers. Thankfully, that’s no longer the case. The 42-year-old recently released her first book – Bermuda: Wildlife and Landscape Images, a collection of more than 100 carefully taken photographs of the island’s land and sea creatures... Read more of this article

New Book Explores History Of Pembroke Parish

New Book Explores History Of Pembroke Parish

Pembroke, the latest in the Bermuda National Trust’s series of books on Bermuda’s architectural heritage, is now on the market. Written by leading Bermudian historian Dr Clarence Maxwell, the volume explores the history of the parish from Bermuda’s early days and covers many of Pembroke’s buildings, ranging from Government House to houses on... Read more of this article