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Photos & Video: Julia Donaldson Visits Saltus

Photos & Video: Julia Donaldson Visits Saltus

It was a family affair when best-selling children’s author Julia Donaldson visited Saltus Lower Primary Department. Watching as Ms. Donaldson helped to act out scenes from The Gruffalo for an audience of students was her aunt, Mary Hopkins – a former head teacher at the school. Jeanne Bean, Director of Saltus Lower Primary, said: “The school was... Read more of this article

Book Signing With Carla George On Sunday

Book Signing With Carla George On Sunday

Kingdom Dynamics Bookstore will host a book signing with local author Carla B. George on Sunday, April 22 for her new book “Proverbs 31 Woman.” A spokesperson said, “When we are serious with where we want to go in life, we have to be serious about where we currently are. We have to be serious about allowing God’s power to manifest... Read more of this article

Photos: Selina Meade Hosts Book Launch

Photos: Selina Meade Hosts Book Launch

In advance of her book signing for “Life Lessons from a Broken Heart” on Friday [Apr 13] at the Bookmart, author Selina Meade hosted a book release and launch celebration. The event was held this past Saturday at the Hamilton Princess, with the Trudeau Ballroom transformed to resemble a supper-club lounge atmosphere. With the aesthetics of soft... Read more of this article

Ocean Rock Launches ‘Healing Bermuda’ Book

Ocean Rock Launches ‘Healing Bermuda’ Book

Dr. Ayesha Peets Talbot, the Medical Director at Ocean Rock Wellness, along with colleagues Dr. Sabrina Famous and Beth Hollis, are launching a book titled “Healing Bermuda”, which has been a year in the making. Dr. Peets Talbot said, “Seven years ago when I moved back to Bermuda to start my medical practice, I was greeted by a serious... Read more of this article

Book Signing Set For “U-Boats Off Bermuda”

Book Signing Set For “U-Boats Off Bermuda”

Eric Wiberg, the writer of the book “U-Boats Off Bermuda,” will attend a book signing event tomorrow [April 5] at the National Library, starting at 6.00pm. An excerpt from the book’s introduction says, “During World War Two Bermuda not only sent forth convoys, escorts, and aviators to attack or evade submarines, it also welcomed... Read more of this article

Selina Meade: Life Lessons From Broken Heart

Selina Meade: Life Lessons From Broken Heart

A Bermuda-based writer has published her debut guide to managing and moving on after heartbreak and, ultimately, finding true fulfillment through self-love and spiritual nourishment. In “Life Lessons from a Broken Heart,” author Selina Meade intertwines her personal experience healing after an unsuccessful relationship with faith-inspired guidance... Read more of this article

Elizabeth Jones Shortlisted For CODE Burt Award

Elizabeth Jones Shortlisted For CODE Burt Award

CODE and NGC Bocas Lit Fest have announced the finalists for the fifth annual CODE Burt Award for Caribbean Young Adult Literature, with Bermuda’s Elizabeth Jones among the three. This year’s finalists were selected from over 30 submissions of both published books and unpublished manuscripts from around the region. Finalists Imam Baksh, Elizabeth... Read more of this article

Agathe Holowatinc To Release “Fuelled” Book

Agathe Holowatinc To Release “Fuelled” Book

Agathe Regina Holowatinc, author of Fuelled: Transform Your Body | Unleash Your Energy | Supercharge Your Life, will be launching her book today [March 20] at an event to be held at the Bermuda National Library. A spokesperson said, “Fuelled is the ultimate guide to transforming your body, enhancing your energy and supercharging your life. If... Read more of this article

New Book And Lecture On Bermuda Forts

New Book And Lecture On Bermuda Forts

As a part of the BUEI Lecture Series and in concert with the National Museum of Bermuda, a new book on the Defense of Bermuda will be launched at a signing on Thursday, March 22nd. That will be followed by a lecture at BUEI on the defenses of the western North Atlantic in the Second World War by Terry McGovern, a fortifications expert from the United... Read more of this article

National Museum Launches New Publication

National Museum Launches New Publication

The National Museum of Bermuda recently launched the latest installment of its popular Heritage Matters series, by Dr. Edward Harris, former Executive Director of the Museum. “This is the sixth compilation of Dr. Harris’s Heritage Matters columns to be published by the National Museum of Bermuda Press and there are still four more volumes to... Read more of this article

Photos: Literacy Week At Bermuda High School

Photos: Literacy Week At Bermuda High School

BHS celebrated Literacy Week with a variety of school-wide events including World Book Day on Thursday, March 1, when staff and students came to school dressed as their favourite book characters. From the littlest Harry Potters, to grown up Hogwarts Professors, beloved Dr. Seuss characters, fairy tale standards, modern characters such as Katniss Everdeen,... Read more of this article

‘Kite Master’ Releases The Art Of Kite Making

‘Kite Master’ Releases The Art Of Kite Making

Eugene ‘Kite Master’ O’Connor Sr. has released his first book, with The Art of Kite Making available now in local stores. To celebrate its release, book signings will take place at the Book Mart in Brown & Co. on Saturday, March 3; Saturday, March 10; Monday, March 19; Wednesday, March 21; and Friday, March 24 from 12.00pm to 3.00pm.A... Read more of this article

Princess Donates 45 Books To Clearwater School

Princess Donates 45 Books To Clearwater School

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club has donated 45 books to Clearwater Middle School to support World Book Day. A spokesperson said, “Members of the staff of the Hamilton Princess & Beach Club visited Clearwater Middle School for an early celebration of World Book Day, to be held on March 1.”“The team, dressed up as recognisable... Read more of this article