Tag: Bermuda books

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

Author Nominated For NAACP Image Award

Author Nominated For NAACP Image Award

Author Toni Ann Johnson, who has Bermudian roots, has been nominated for an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work by a Debut Author for her book “Remedy for a Broken Angel.” “Remedy for a Broken Angel” — which features Bermuda —  is Ms. Johnson’s debut novel, and was published on June 10, 2014 by Nortia Press... Read more of this article

Book On City Of Hamilton Presented To Library

Book On City Of Hamilton Presented To Library

The seventh bookin the Bermuda National Trust’s Bermuda’s Architectural Heritage Series was recently gifted to the Bermuda National Library [BNL]. The book Hamilton – Town and City is a collection of stories and the history behind the buildings of the City of Hamilton. The other books in the series have been about individual parishes but this... Read more of this article

Book Celebrates Bermuda’s Royal Connections

Book Celebrates Bermuda’s Royal Connections

Just in time for Christmas, the National Museum of Bermuda has released a photo-packed new book celebrating the Island’s connections to the British Monarchy. Royal Bermuda, by the Museum’s Executive Director Dr. Edward Harris and journalist Rosemary Jones, of Brimstone Media, is a pictorial history of Bermuda’s four centuries of connections to... Read more of this article

Author Lindsey Walker’s Book Signing Event

Author Lindsey Walker’s Book Signing Event

Author Lindsey Walker will be available to sign copies of her book, You Be Me, I Will Be You, on Saturday, November 29 from 1.00pm through 3.00pm at The Bookmart in Hamilton. You Be Me, I Will Be You introduces three young teenagers, Brooke, a tomboy, Hosea, the only guy in the group and there is Zaiha, the new girl on the block. These young teenagers... Read more of this article

Children’s Reading Festival On November 22nd

Children’s Reading Festival On November 22nd

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated Bermuda Alumnae Chapter is celebrating 15 years of promoting literacy throughout the island on Saturday, 22nd November. A spokesperson said, “This event allows us to give each attendee one book, enjoy the day listening to readers and interacting with some of our local authors. All activities in the park... Read more of this article


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