Tag: Bermuda books

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

Book Signing: Samantha’s Secret Hiding Place

Book Signing: Samantha’s Secret Hiding Place

Sheila V. Holder will be holding a book signing for her latest release — Samantha’s Secret Hiding Place — on Friday, November 14th at Brown and Company from 12:00pm – 3:00pm. The book is described as “A thrilling adventure book for children between the ages of four and eight. The story captures the interest of children... Read more of this article

More Sacred Thoughts: Standing In The Light

More Sacred Thoughts: Standing In The Light

Melodye Micëre Van Putten, has released her fifth collection of poetry entitled, More Sacred Thoughts: Standing in The Light. Published by Kephra Publication this collection of poetic offerings explores jife as a vehicle for goodness found in nature, expressions of love, purpose, identity and gratitude. An international education consultant, Van Putten... Read more of this article

Bermuda Born Author Pens Historic Novel

Bermuda Born Author Pens Historic Novel

A new book by Bermuda-born author Annelise Freisenbruch follows the tale of a daring investigator in ancient Rome who works against the wishes of her father and husband to follow a trail of not only murder, but an attempt to destroy the Republic itself. Ms. Freisenbruch was born in Bermuda in 1977 and lived on the island until she was 8-years-old, when... Read more of this article

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


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