Tag: #BermudaBooks

Book Offers Personal History Of Bermuda

Book Offers Personal History Of Bermuda

A book released earlier this year promises to guide readers “through Bermuda from the 60′s right through to 2014″ through the author’s eyes and experiences, providing a personal modern history of the island. The book, titled The Light Switch: As the Light Turns, Things Change was written by Angela R B Browne, with illustrations... Read more of this article

Palacio’s Interpretation Of “A Small Place” Book

Palacio’s Interpretation Of “A Small Place” Book

Today [Mar 17] The Bermuda National Library book club will discuss “A Small Place” by Jamaica Kincaid, featuring a powerpoint of Manuel Palacio digital art interpretation of the book. Mr Palacio said, ” Bermuda, A Small Place, homage to Jamaica Kincaid,” is my continuation from “Black Apartheid” critique of the PLP government… “Bermudians... Read more of this article

“No Motive for Murder Book” Set In Bermuda

“No Motive for Murder Book” Set In Bermuda

Marking the third entry in her Dangerous Journeys Series, author Virginia Winters’ latest novel is set in Bermuda, with the book’s protagonist stumbling upon a murder in progress, and becoming a suspect in the process. Not only set on the island, the book’s cover also focuses on the Bermuda connection, featuring a shoreline framed... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Students Enjoy World Book Day

Photos & Video: Students Enjoy World Book Day

The children at St. George’s Prep were the recipients of several hundred books for the new school library as they recently celebrated reading as part of World Book Day. While the official date of World Book Day was March 5, 2015, the school marked the event on Friday March 6, 2015. The day’s events included performer and teacher Ms. Ruth... Read more of this article

Bermudian Author Starts Non-Profit Charity

Bermudian Author Starts Non-Profit Charity

While many people know of Rodney A. Smith, Jr from his books Words from a Gentleman and Words of a Broken Heart, published in early 2013 and early 2014 respectively, the Bermudian author is also the founder of the Single-Parent Mothers Foundation [SPMF] of Alabama – a charitable effort that the author plans to bring to Bermuda. A spokesperson... Read more of this article

Library Winter Reading Programme To Begin

Library Winter Reading Programme To Begin

The Bermuda National Library’s Adult Winter Reading Programme begins on Monday, 26 January, and reading enthusiasts are invited to join the BNL’s ‘A Winter Reading Escape’ with the chance of winning weekly and grand prizes. Julie Bean, Public Services Librarian stated, “Once again this year, our winter reading programme offers a fun-filled... Read more of this article

Online Book Showcases 400 Years Of History

Online Book Showcases 400 Years Of History

Bermuda 1609~2009, 400 Years — 400 Portraits – a 178-page book featuring portraits that detail the lives and endeavors of “400 of the most influential people that have helped to build and develop Bermuda over the last four centuries”  – is now available to view online in full, allowing anyone with an internet connection to... Read more of this article

Bermudian Author Publishes Poetry Collection

Bermudian Author Publishes Poetry Collection

Author Nancy Anne Miller has just released a new book entitled Immigrant’s Autumn: Poems of Exile, a work that takes a look at Bermuda, her native home, from the detached point of view of someone living away – specifically, Connecticut, United States. According to the author’s official biography, “Nancy Anne Miller is a Bermudian... Read more of this article

Limited Edition Police History Book Released

Limited Edition Police History Book Released

As part of the 135th anniversary celebrations of the Bermuda Police Service, the Service will be releasing a special book tracing the history of policing in Bermuda. A police spokesperson said, “As the final component of celebrations in 2014 recognizing the 135th anniversary of the founding of the Bermuda Police Service, the Service is pleased... Read more of this article

Local Author Rosheena Beek To Sign Books

Local Author Rosheena Beek To Sign Books

Local author Rosheena Beek will be at The Bookmart from December 16 through December 19 from 12.00pm to 2.00pm in order to sign copies of the second edition of her book Mommy Says!. Ms. Beek said, “This is the second edition to my first book, I Find It So Hard!, with amazing new illustrator Warren L. Maye, a Harper Collins respected veteran, and... Read more of this article


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