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Professional Women’s Club To Host Book Signing

Professional Women’s Club To Host Book Signing

The Bermuda Business and Professional Women’s Club will be hosting a book signing for their member Authors Dr. Dorothy Matthews-Paynter and D. Neletha Butterfield on Friday [March 8] from 6.00pm to 9.00pm at C.A.R.E. Learning Centre in Pembroke. A spokesperson said, “In celebration of International Women’s Day the Bermuda Business and Professional... Read more of this article

Books To Be Donated For ‘World Book Day’

Books To Be Donated For ‘World Book Day’

Nikita Robinson of The Ladies Room on Hott1075 is inviting the public to read at a nursery, preschool or to a primary school reading class to help celebrate World Book Day 2019, which is just a week away. “1,344 books will be delivered to 39 pre/nursery schools throughout the Island in celebration of World Book Day. In addition, 18 public primary... Read more of this article

Bermuda Literary Awards Ceremony Held

Bermuda Literary Awards Ceremony Held

Over the weekend, the Minister of Labour, Community Affairs and Sports Lovitta Foggo attended the 2018 Bermuda Literary Awards at Grotto Bay Beach Resort & Spa.The Bermuda Literary Awards began in 1999 to honour literary achievement by Bermuda’s writers. The competition runs once every five to six years, and books are eligible if they have been... Read more of this article

New Book: Medicinal Plants Growing in Bermuda

New Book: Medicinal Plants Growing in Bermuda

Dr. Kuni Frith has released a second book titled Medicinal Plants Growing in Bermuda, with the author saying that “the inspiration for my second book was largely driven by appeals from the community for additional information on how to combat health issues without the use of over the counter drugs made by the pharmaceutical industry.” Dr.... Read more of this article

Writer-In-Residence Reading At National Gallery

Writer-In-Residence Reading At National Gallery

Yesterday evening [Feb 6] at the Bermuda National Gallery, Minister of Labour, Community Affairs and Sports Lovitta Foggo attended a reading by Bermuda’s 2019 Writer-in-Residence and guest author Andrea Stuart, with the Minister providing brief welcome remarks at the event.Ms Stuart is on the island to facilitate a three-week Writer-In-Residence... Read more of this article

‘Tempest: Bermuda 1609′ Book Released

‘Tempest: Bermuda 1609′ Book Released

A new book — Tempest: Bermuda 1609 – takes a look back at the wrecking of the Sea Venture over 400 years ago. Written by S. Wright, the book’s description said, “Truth is stranger than fiction, and this book tells the true story of a group of people setting out for a new life in Virginia 1609. What followed defies the imagination.... Read more of this article

BIFF 2019 Invitation To Students & Schools

BIFF 2019 Invitation To Students & Schools

Preparations for the 22nd Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] are well underway, promising to make it event to remember with a spectacular array of films, with the BIFF Academy again set to hold two programs aimed at students. Nicky Gurret Artistic Director of BIFF, said, “BIFF will take place from 10 March to 17 March, 2019, and it has an... Read more of this article

Minister Meets With 2019 Writer-In-Residence

Minister Meets With 2019 Writer-In-Residence

Today [Jan 24] the Minister of Labour, Community Affairs and Sports Lovitta Foggo met with Bermuda’s 2019 Writer-in-Residence and guest author Andrea Stuart. Ms Stuart is on the island to facilitate a three-week Writer-In-Residence programme which is intended to encourage 14 local writers to develop their craft in a supportive environment of constructive... Read more of this article

Author Bernette Forde Explores Writing Passion

Author Bernette Forde Explores Writing Passion

[Written by Patrick Bean] Her mind often appears to wonder in boundless abstraction, yet often with a grasping true to life feel of situation, scenario and circumstance. Combining the far flung futuristic with the achievable present to effect that challenges the mind to consider and ask: is it possible? Possible to what and whom? Such is left to the... Read more of this article

Atlantic Publishing Celebrating 40th Anniversary

Atlantic Publishing Celebrating 40th Anniversary

Atlantic Publishing House is getting set to celebrate its 40th anniversary with eight activities “covering a wide span of literary and cultural events affiliated with the publication of its books.” A spokesperson said, “Atlantic Publishing House is going all out to celebrate its 40th anniversary in the publishing business having released... Read more of this article

Literary Awards Honour Bermuda’s Top Authors

Literary Awards Honour Bermuda’s Top Authors

Today the Minister of Labour, Community Affairs and Sports Lovitta Foggo announced the winners of the 2018 Bermuda Literary Awards. “Literary artistry demands talent, hard work, research, time, and dedication; and the writing of a novel, or a book of poetry, stems from a desire to tell a story about the world we inhabit, in a way that holds meaning... Read more of this article

Book Signing Set To Be Held At Planet Math

Book Signing Set To Be Held At Planet Math

A book signing featuring books from the the Daddy and I Explore series by Dr. David Chapman will be held on Saturday, December 22 from 10.00am to 12.00pm at Planet Math, located on the upper level of Tremont House at 4 Park Road in Hamilton. A spokesperson said, “Dr. David Chapman has always been fascinated with the environment around him, so... Read more of this article

Book Launch Event For ‘Home Birth Movement’

Book Launch Event For ‘Home Birth Movement’

The Lotus Integrated Health and Wellness Studio is getting set to host a book launch and signing event for a book by Sophia Cannonier titled The Home Birth Movement on Tuesday, December 18 from 6.00pm to 7.30pm at Bermuda National Library. A Facebook page for the event said, “This event is free and is intended as a way to raise public awareness about... Read more of this article