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Graywolf Press To Publish Dr Wong’s Book

Graywolf Press To Publish Dr Wong’s Book

Bermudian author Dr Mandy-Suzanne Wong has signed with Graywolf Press, with the company to publish her second novel, The Box. The Press says on their website: “In recent years, our books and authors have received significant national and international awards, including the Nobel Prize for Literature, the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry, the Man Booker Prize,... Read more of this article

New Book From The Bermuda National Trust

New Book From The Bermuda National Trust

The Bermuda National Trust published a new book  — ‘Waterville, The Story of a House, Its People & Its Contents’ — which features their headquarters at the Foot of the Lane in Paget, to mark their 50th anniversary. A spokesperson said, “The Trust, an environmental and cultural organisation, was formed in 1970 at Waterville... Read more of this article

Children Submit Videos For Reading Festival

Children Submit Videos For Reading Festival

The Children’s Reading Festival will hold a drive by book pick up, with children submitting video clips of them reading their favourite books or describing their favourite book character to be registered to receive a book. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority’s signature event, The Children’s Reading... Read more of this article

WA School Cookbook Honours Three Teachers

WA School Cookbook Honours Three Teachers

[Written by Year 12 student Xavier Ramsay] The Food and Nutrition class is arguably one of the most beloved subjects at Warwick Academy. Over the years this class has brought much joy to students at the school as it provides a unique, practical style of learning that they may not be able to experience in other more structured classes. To commemorate... Read more of this article

Bermuda Fan Releases New Crime Novel

Bermuda Fan Releases New Crime Novel

A newly published book by author Kevin Chapman entitled Lethal Voyage [Mike Stoneman Thriller Book 3] is now available, with the novel centered around a murder mystery aboard a cruise ship sailing between New York and Bermuda. Mr. Chapman told Bernews, “My wife and I had two trips to Bermuda canceled in 2020 due to the COVID-19 situation, but... Read more of this article

Leah Dean Releases ‘Assemble The Tribe’ Book

Leah Dean Releases ‘Assemble The Tribe’ Book

Bermudian author Leah Dean has released her first book, entitled Assemble the Tribe: Believe in Your Value. Find Belonging. Be Different. A spokesperson said, “Leah J M Dean, born and raised on the island of Bermuda, combines her 20 years of local and international Human Resources, Executive and Board experience, to write this personal but timely... Read more of this article

Nicky Gurret Launches Book & Art Show

Nicky Gurret Launches Book & Art Show

Nicky Gurret has announced the release of a book titled Floral Art, along with an art show titled ‘Floral and Earth Art’ at Studio A at the Bermuda Society of Art gallery, with the show opening on November 14 and running until December 9. A spokesperson said, “Ms Gurret will exhibit and have for sale various photographs from her book... Read more of this article

Photos: First Devonshire Brownie Book Initiative

Photos: First Devonshire Brownie Book Initiative

The First Devonshire Brownie Pack will be holding a reading initiative after MP Zane DeSilva donated close to $1,000 to purchase books written by Bermudians Dr. David Chapman and Ras Mykkal. A spokesperson for the Brownie pack said, “The First Devonshire Brownie Pack is elated and appreciative of the generosity and compassion of MP Zane DeSilva. “MP... Read more of this article

Black History Timeline Available For Purchase

Black History Timeline Available For Purchase

The “Black History in Bermuda: Timeline Spanning Five Centuries” book is now available in hardcopy for purchase. A spokesperson said, “Citizens Uprooting Racism in Bermuda [CURB] is excited to announce that Black History in Bermuda: Timeline Spanning Five Centuries is now available in hardcopy for purchase. “The publication,... Read more of this article

Jasmine Hendrickson Publishes Children’s Book

Jasmine Hendrickson Publishes Children’s Book

Local author Jasmine Hendrickson has launched a children’s pop-up book entitled Let’s go to the Aquarium – A Pop up Adventure, which uses visual pop-up artwork to take young readers on a journey through the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo.Ms. Hendrickson studied Graphic Design at Bermuda College and then transferred to New England Institute... Read more of this article

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