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Andrew Outerbridge Novel Launch: ‘The Vigilant’

Andrew Outerbridge Novel Launch: ‘The Vigilant’

The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] Talks series will present “The Vigilant” by Andrew Outerbridge on Thursday, November 29th, with a book signing at 7pm and presentation starting at 7:30pm. The event poster says, “Don’t miss the launch of Bermudian, Andrew Outerbridge’s first novel, The Vigilant on Thursday, November 27th... Read more of this article

Book Signing With Melodye Micere Van Putten

Book Signing With Melodye Micere Van Putten

Friends of the Bermuda National Library is getting set to present a book reading and signing with Melodye Micere Van Putten and her book entitled I Poet When I’m Full Of Joy… And When I’m Rage-Full, Thinking Deep. The event will be held this evening [Nov 15] from 6.00pm to 7.30pm at the Bermuda National Library. For more information,... Read more of this article

Sullivan Phillips Releases ‘Ballin Outta Control’

Sullivan Phillips Releases ‘Ballin Outta Control’

Former professional basketball player Sullivan Phillips has released a new book titled Ballin Outta Control, which is described as an “amazing journey that epitomizes that sometimes you must truly be lost in order to find your way.” Phillips played professional basketball in Europe, playing for teams in England, Hungary, Czech Republic,... Read more of this article

Sea Story ‘Bermuda Privateer’ Released

Sea Story ‘Bermuda Privateer’ Released

A newly published book titled The Bermuda Privateer: The Nicholas Fallon Sea Novels is “an action-filled sea story with layered storylines and a modern storyteller’s voice.” The book’s description says, “All sea stories should tell you something new, and The Bermuda Privateer meets that criterion in spades. Fast paced and covering an area... Read more of this article

Children’s Reading Festival On Saturday, Nov 3

Children’s Reading Festival On Saturday, Nov 3

On Saturday, November 3rd, the Ladies of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. Bermuda Alumnae Chapter will be hosting their 19th Annual Children’s Reading Festival in Victoria Park. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. presents its 19th Annual Children’s Reading Festival. “This free event... Read more of this article

Book Planned On Bermudians & Revolution Age

Book Planned On Bermudians & Revolution Age

The National Museum of Bermuda Press [NMB Press], in partnership with Community & Cultural Affairs, is working on publishing a booked titled Prudent Rebels: Bermudians and the First Age of Revolution by Bermudian historian Dr. Clarence Maxwell, with contributions from Dr. Theodore Francis II and Alexandra Mairs-Kessler. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda’s... Read more of this article

Butterfield Honoured At Cultural Women’s Retreat

Butterfield Honoured At Cultural Women’s Retreat

Bermudian author Neletha Butterfield was honoured at the ‘Globalize Your Mind Conference and Cultural Women’s Retreat on Leadership’ held in Dearbon, Detroit earlier this month. This three-day exploration of culture and the world was hosted by Zarinah El-Amin Naeem, an entrepreneur, global presenter and a cultural specialist from Michigan,... Read more of this article

Adventures Of Blue Frog’s Trip To Bermuda

Adventures Of Blue Frog’s Trip To Bermuda

First-time author and grandfather William Smith has completed his new book - “Adventures of Jimmy the Little Blue Frog: A Trip to Bermuda”. His debut children’s book is written with the hope that by experiencing adventures through the eyes of a little blue frog, children will develop an excitement about traveling to new places. Published by... Read more of this article

Marla Smith: A Librarian For The Digital Age

Marla Smith: A Librarian For The Digital Age

With the digital evolution, it’s essential that the role of the librarian expands, Youth Services Librarian Marla Smith said, explaining that local library services have expanded far past checking out books, with the library now providing services using technology and digitization. The Minister for the Cabinet Office with responsibility for Government... Read more of this article

Sept 29: Library Open House & Big Book Sale

Sept 29: Library Open House & Big Book Sale

Bermuda National Library [BNL] is getting set to host Open House and 4th Annual Big Book Sale on Saturday, September 29 from 9.00am to 4.00pm. A spokesperson said, “We have some great things happening during Library Card Sign-up Month @ BNL! Join us for the BNL Open House and 4th Annual Big Book Sale on Saturday September 29 from 9am – 4pm! “Plan... Read more of this article

BUEI Talks “What Does 2019 Hold For You?”

BUEI Talks “What Does 2019 Hold For You?”

The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] will present a talk entitled “What Does 2019 Hold for You?” by Jen Young on Wednesday, September 19 at 7.30pm. The event poster says, “Jen Young is an experienced Numerologist & a licensed “Angel Therapy Practitioner”, certified by Dr. Doreen Virtue, PhD. Jen has been giving readings... Read more of this article

Short Story Competition Now Accepting Entries

Short Story Competition Now Accepting Entries

Bermudian writers are being invited to submit their entries for the Commonwealth Short Story competition, with entries being accepted until November 1. The competition’s website says, “The Commonwealth Short Story Prize is awarded for the best piece of unpublished short fiction [2,000–5,000 words] in English. “Regional winners receive... Read more of this article

McKey Featured In AMAA Martial Arts Book

McKey Featured In AMAA Martial Arts Book

The American Martial Arts Alliance [AMAA] has announced the release of the 2018 Edition of the AMAA Martial Arts Masters & Legends Autobiography Book – US & World Edition, featuring a number of martial artists, including Bermuda’s own Andrea McKey. Andrea McKey with Grand Master Jessie Bowen:The launch for the book was recently held... Read more of this article