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Dr Edward Harris’ Book Published In Arabic

Dr Edward Harris’ Book Published In Arabic

Dr. Edward Harris’ book ”Principles of Archaeological Stratigraphy” has now been published in Arabic, marking the 11th language the book has been translated into. In 1973, Dr Harris invented the ‘Harris Matrix’, which became the subject of his doctoral thesis at University College London. The essence of the thesis was published in 1979 as... Read more of this article

New Book On PIPA Personal Information Act

New Book On PIPA Personal Information Act

The new book – The PIPA – a Practical Guide to the Personal Information Protection Act 2016 — is now available at the Bermuda Bookstore. A spokesperson said, “Now available at the Bermuda Bookstore, ‘The PIPA – a Practical Guide to the Personal Information Protection Act 2016’, is designed as an informative aid to understanding... Read more of this article

Local Children’s Activity Books Package Available

Local Children’s Activity Books Package Available

SJD World has partnered with Bermudian authors Dr David Chapman and Ras Mykkal to create an activity book package for children and families. “During these interesting times parents can be overwhelmed with trying to find ways of keeping their children busy and also limiting the amount of screen time their kids have,” SJD World said.“This... Read more of this article

Library Offers “Limited Checkout Services”

Library Offers “Limited Checkout Services”

Effective today [June 1], the Bermuda National Library will offer curbside checkout services from Monday through Thursday from 10.00am to 3.00pm. An email sent out by the library said, “Effective June 1, Bermuda National Library will offer limited checkout services to patrons. The library buildings will not be open to the public, but staff will... Read more of this article

New Book On Musician Clarence ‘Tootsie’ Bean’

New Book On Musician Clarence ‘Tootsie’ Bean’

A new book – Tootsie Never Missed A Beat – has been released, with the book chronicling the life of legendary Bermudian musician Clarence ‘Tootsie’ Bean. Donna Raynor said, “We, the Bean family, would like to advise that one of our dreams has been realized and become a reality by the launching of the book of one of Bermuda’s... Read more of this article

John McGill Launches “Adventures With Noel”

John McGill Launches “Adventures With Noel”

A newly published book by John McGill entitled Adventures With Noel is now available on Amazon, both as an ebook and in paperback. Mr. McGill said, “My new book is better than the last one, especially because it is all about my escapades with my best pal Noel in Bermuda in the 50s and early 60s. “Swimming into a group of barracuda, an exploding... Read more of this article

‘Beach Art’ Set To Launch Online Tomorrow

‘Beach Art’ Set To Launch Online Tomorrow

Nicky Gurret will be launching her book Beach Art with online distributors tomorrow [April 22] in celebration of Earth Day. The book was originally launched on February 20 at the Bermuda National Library. A spokesperon said, “Earth Day is on April 22nd and it marks the 50th anniversary of this day. This is the day that artist Nicky Gurret chose... Read more of this article

HSBC Bermuda Launches ‘Fairer Tales’ Book

HSBC Bermuda Launches ‘Fairer Tales’ Book

HSBC has partnered with British children’s author, Emma Dodd,to launch a book entitled “Fairer Tales” which aims to “dismantle some of the more stereotypically held gender beliefs and educate children aged 5-7, about the importance of cultivating financial independence in women.” A spokesperson said, “HSBC Bermuda has... Read more of this article

Paget Primary Holds Dr. Seuss Celebration

Paget Primary Holds Dr. Seuss Celebration

Paget Primary School recently held its first annual Dr. Seuss Birthday Celebration and Pajama Day. A spokesperson said, “On Monday, March 2, Paget Primary School held its first annual Dr. Seuss Birthday Celebration and Pajama Day. The very popular Dr. Seuss books have entertained, educated and inspired the young and not-so-young around the world for... Read more of this article

Island-Wide Reading On World Book Day 2020

Island-Wide Reading On World Book Day 2020

Nikita Robinson of The Ladies Room on Hott1075 is acknowledging the many community members who have volunteered to read to children on World Book Day today [March 5]. Ms. Robinson said, “From St. George’s to Somerset, our community readers will show off their reading skills to our nursery and primary schools starting as early as 8.30am.8:30am... Read more of this article

Hayley Francis Cann To Launch New Book

Hayley Francis Cann To Launch New Book

Bermuda’s Hayley Francis Cann, a certified music therapist who now resides in Canada, will be hosting a book launch signing for her new book Mandy’s Mom, The Music Therapist on Saturday, March 14 at the Long Story Short Bookstore in St. Georges from 3.00pm to 4.30pm. The event poster says, “Bermuda’s own Hayley Francis Cann lives... Read more of this article

Public Urged To Celebrate World Book Day

Public Urged To Celebrate World Book Day

Nikita Robinson of The Ladies Room on Hott1075 is inviting the public to read at a nursery, preschool, or primary school reading class to help celebrate World Book Day on March 5. 1,312 books will be delivered to 43 pre/nursery schools throughout the Island in celebration of World Book Day. In addition, 18 public primary school reading classes and Public... Read more of this article

‘Education For The Soul’ Book Signing

‘Education For The Soul’ Book Signing

In celebration of Black History Month, C.A.R.E Learning Centre is getting set to hold a book signing with D. Neletha Butterfield for her book Education For The Soul on Friday, February 28 from 6.00pm to 10.00pm. The event will include games, music, refreshments, reading sessions, wine testing, and an open mic, with books on sale for $30. A spokesperson... Read more of this article