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Joan Aspinall To Launch New Book Tomorrow

Joan Aspinall To Launch New Book Tomorrow

A new book relating to Bermuda’s children and the Covid-19 pandemic entitled Dear God, Save the Children. We Are the Future by author and artist Joan K. Aspinall will be launched tomorrow [Oct 23] at the Bermuda Society of Art’s opening of their Life Cycles exhibition at City Hall, with 30 percent of all book sales to be donated to charity. A... Read more of this article

Ministry: Community Book Drive For Inmates

Ministry: Community Book Drive For Inmates

For the remaining month of October and month of November the Department of Corrections is “spearheading a Community Book Drive for inmates,” the Ministry of National Security said. Minister of National Security Renee Ming said, “The Department of Corrections has quite a number of avid readers within our correctional facilities who are... Read more of this article

Gurret Donates Books To West End Primary

Gurret Donates Books To West End Primary

OBA candidate Nicky Gurret recently donated books to every child at West End Primary. A spokesperson said, “Nicky Gurret, the OBA candidate for constituency 34 Sandys South Central, has donated a book to every child at West End Primary School.” Ms Gurret said, “West End Primary is in my constituency and I felt it would be a great support... Read more of this article

Government House Featured In New Book

Government House Featured In New Book

A new book by UK-based author Jeffrey Hyland entitled “Government Houses: Vice-regal Residences Of The Crown” features over fifty official residences of the Crown, including Bermuda’s Government House. A spokesperson said, “A new book launched today featuring Bermuda’s historic Government House looks at the unique histories... Read more of this article

Dr Brown To Discuss Book At Literary SoulFEST

Dr Brown To Discuss Book At Literary SoulFEST

In celebration of the National Literacy Month in the United States, Dr. Ewart Brown will be holding a book discussion at an event hosted by the Dock Bookshop. A spokesperson said, “September is National Literacy Month in the United States and to that end, the Dock Bookshop in Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas, will host Literary SoulFEST. “The event... Read more of this article

Video: City Of Hamilton Spotlights The Griot

Video: City Of Hamilton Spotlights The Griot

The City of Hamilton continues their “Business Spotlight” video series, which serves to highlight some of the businesses that offer innovative services or products, with this episode spotlighting Ian Cameron and The Griot store.The video’s description says, “The City of Hamilton is spotlighting some of our businesses who offer innovative and... Read more of this article

New Novel “Censorettes” Spotlights Bermuda

New Novel “Censorettes” Spotlights Bermuda

Set to be released on November 1st, a new novel by Elizabeth Bales Frank entitled “Censorettes” spotlights Bermuda’s role in the Censorette program during World War II. The book’s synopsis says, “For a young woman of exceptional intelligence and courage, being sequestered from the dangers of WW2 on the idyllic island of Bermuda is... Read more of this article

“Bermuda’s Forgotten Anglican Missionaries”

“Bermuda’s Forgotten Anglican Missionaries”

A new book by Michelle Simmons entitled “The Guild of the Good Shepherd and Bermuda’s Forgotten Anglican Missionaries” is now available. A spokesperson said, “In March when the COVID-19 outbreak was declared a pandemic by World Health Organization, The Guild of The Good Shepherd [The Guild] was celebrating its 124th anniversary. The Guild, formed... Read more of this article

Kirkland Hamill To Host Live Webinar On Aug 19

Kirkland Hamill To Host Live Webinar On Aug 19

Bermudian author Mr. Kirkland Hamill will be hosting a live webinar on Wednesday, August 19th, to speak about his recently released book Filthy Beasts – a book about family, addiction, and recovery. A spokesperson said, “Solstice, a holistic wellness centre, today announced that Bermudian author Mr. Kirkland Hamill will be hosting a live... Read more of this article

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