Hashtag: #BermudaBooks

Butterfield Releases ‘Speeches For The Soul’

Butterfield Releases ‘Speeches For The Soul’

A new book titled Speeches for the Soul by Neletha Butterfield offers a collection of inspirational messages to “encourage, enrich and empower your life.” The well known educator and former Cabinet Minister said that many years of her life have been dedicated to informing others through alternative education, and she feels these speeches can help... Read more of this article

Photos, Video: Giovanna Watson’s Book Launch

Photos, Video: Giovanna Watson’s Book Launch

[Updated with video] Local author Giovanna Watson‘s book “Dear Cancer, Let Me Introduce Myself” was successfully launched this evening [Feb 18] at City Hall. Ms Watson was diagnosed with colon cancer in February 2014; two surgeries, eight chemo treatments, 26 radiation treatments, over 500 pills, and multiple memories later, she wrote the... Read more of this article

Community Urged To Support World Book Day

Community Urged To Support World Book Day

Nikita Robinson, radio host for Hott 107.5, announced the launch of Bermuda’s 7th Annual World Book Day. Starting in 2010, the scheme has enriched the lives of thousands of local children and is expected to grow even bigger and better this year. Over the next three weeks, Hott 107.5 is encouraging individuals and community sponsors to purchase books,... Read more of this article

Local Author Releases ‘Tiny Wins America’s Cup’

Local Author Releases ‘Tiny Wins America’s Cup’

Elizabeth Mulderig — also known by her pen name Betsy Bermuda — has written a new children’s book entitled “Tiny Wins the America’s Cup in Bermuda”, which details Tiny’s triumphant victory in which he overcomes trials and tribulations including sailing backwards and seasickness. The book is the latest Tiny the Tree Frog adventure... Read more of this article

BUEI Talks To Host ‘Saviours, Sinners & Ships’

BUEI Talks To Host ‘Saviours, Sinners & Ships’

The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute’s [BUEI] Talks series is getting set to present “Saviours, Sinners & Ships” with Eric Murphy on Thursday, February 23, beginning at 7.00pm. The event poster says, “The Bermuda Shipwreck is the third book in Eric Murphy’s ongoing series of historical novels. Eric will share his passion for... Read more of this article

“Dear Cancer, Let Me Introduce Myself” Book

“Dear Cancer, Let Me Introduce Myself” Book

Yesterday [Feb 10], local author Giovanna Watson presented the Bermuda National Library with copies of her book “Dear Cancer, Let Me Introduce Myself.” Accepting on behalf of the library, was Director of the Bermuda National Library Joanne Brangman. Ms Watson was diagnosed with colon cancer in February 2014; two surgeries, eight chemo treatments,... Read more of this article

Gombey Coloring Book Teaches Culture To Kids

Gombey Coloring Book Teaches Culture To Kids

Bermudian artist Gladwin Daniels and Gombey doll-maker Teresa Warner have released the Gombey Coloring Book and Cutout Doll, a book highlighting a unique aspect of Bermudian culture aimed at children. Ms. Warner said, “I choose to work with the Gombeys because it’s my family’s tradition. “My grandmother Mrs. Janice Warner has... Read more of this article

Island Featured In “Bermuda Phoenix” Book

Island Featured In “Bermuda Phoenix” Book

A new book by author Jo Roderick titled Bermuda Phoenix: A Beach Read highlights the tale of a “romance blooming on the pearly-pink shores of Bermuda.” The book’s description says, “What is an author to do when he gives it his all, and it just isn’t enough? Head for an exotic archipelago, and pray to disappear into the Bermuda... Read more of this article

’29 Keys To Unlocking Your Faith At Work & Win’

’29 Keys To Unlocking Your Faith At Work & Win’

Lorene Phillips, author of the book “29 Keys to Unlocking Your Faith at Work & Win!,” will be available to sign books on Thursday, February 2 and Saturday, February 4 from 12.00pm to 2.00pm at Brown & Co in Hamilton. Ms. Phillips’ book promises to “help readers use their faith in the workplace to their advantage” and... Read more of this article

Francis Patton Primary To Hold Reading Night

Francis Patton Primary To Hold Reading Night

Francis Patton Primary School will be holding a Reading Night tomorrow evening [Jan 31] at 6.00pm at the school, featuring reading and games, interactive read-alouds, apps, readers theater, lit pro, and guided reading. The event is being held for all students and their families “to come and learn how to grow the young reader at home through books,... Read more of this article

Main Library To Close For Upgrades & Repairs

Main Library To Close For Upgrades & Repairs

The main library on Queen Street will be closed from January 30 to February 4 for system upgrades and repairs, reopening again at 8.30am on February 6. A Government spokesperson said, “The public are advised that the Main Library on Queen Street will be closed next week from January 30 to February 4 for system upgrades and repairs. “They... Read more of this article

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