Books

Shinin' Bright brings smile to PM's face
Shinin' Bright brings smile to PM's face

August 08, 2022

Every prime minister deserves a lighter moment and PM Philip ‘Brave’ Davis was treated to one with the presentation of a poetic treatise on the Bahamian spirit by Shayne Davis.

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RBDF Captain Glenn McPhee presented a copy of his book to the Governor General
RBDF Captain Glenn McPhee presented a copy of his book to the Governor General

July 28, 2022

Royal Bahamas Defence Force Captain Glenn McPhee, author of 'The Marine Recruit's Guide', presented a copy of his book to His Excellency the Most Hon. Sir Cornelius A. Smith, Governor General, during a courtesy call at the Office of the Governor General, July 28, 2022.

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Bahamian-American attorney turned author Elizabeth Thompson
Bahamian-American attorney turned author Elizabeth Thompson

March 17, 2022

Encouraging children to speak up about sexual abuse is the core theme of ‘Hayly Stems The Tide’, the debut book by attorney and advocate Elizabeth Thompson.

While beautifully illustrated and set in a small seaside town very much like the author's native Bahamas, the book tackles a very difficult topic. As Thompson was writing the book in early 2022, an international body determined per capita that The Bahamas had the highest number of sexual crimes against women and children. Thompson stated that she struggled to find the right words for the book as she found herself reflecting on her childhood experiences with inappropriate comments by adults and her encounters as a prosecutor with traumatized child victims of sexual abuse.

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Two-time Olympic champion Pauline Davis selected as the face of World Athletics International Womens Day campaign
Two-time Olympic champion Pauline Davis selected as the face of World Athletics’ International Women’s Day campaign

March 07, 2022

As we celebrate International Women’s Day, one of our most exceptional Bahamian women will be honoured on both the national and international stage.

Following the release of her much anticipated memoir, Running Sideways, Davis will be on hand at Goodman’s Bay today from 5pm until 8pm for her first official book signing. Bahamians from all walks of life are expected to attend this special celebration of excellence, including many other athletes from the track and field community.

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Author Releases Bahama Edu-Fun Books Series For Youngsters
Author Releases Bahama Edu-Fun Books Series For Youngsters

September 07, 2021

“Children often learn by doing, and they primarily do what they see,” says Mrs. Teri M. Bethel, the author of a newly released children’s book series, Bahama Kidz Edu-Fun books. Published by Inspire Publishing in the Bahamas, Polly’s Little Secret and A Goat Called Billy are colorful rhyming picture books geared to teach children (ages 4-8) foundational elements for their personal grooming and courteous behavior.

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Former tourism minister outlines benefits of reducing airfare taxes and fees
Former tourism minister outlines benefits of reducing airfare taxes and fees

July 20, 2021

Calling the taxes and fees on airline tickets to Caribbean nations "counterintuitive", former Minister of Tourism Vincent Vanderpool-Wallace said it took the COVID-19 pandemic for the governments in the world's most tourism-dependent region to fully grasp how airline taxes and fees act as deterrents to maximizing tax income and employment from tourism.

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Fashion designer pens first book
Fashion designer pens first book

July 06, 2021

There is so much more to Gillian Curry-Williams than the titles wife, mother, grandmother, daughter - fashion designer. She has also found herself on more than one occasion, assuming the role of caregiver, and now she adds author to the mix, having penned her first book "Beyond Diagnosis: A Caregiver's Journey" in which she shares her journey as a caregiver.

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Davis memoir 'Running Sideways' revealed
Davis memoir 'Running Sideways' revealed

June 24, 2021

President of World Athletics pens foreword in intimate book with Bahamian roots and global reach.

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Stephen Hanna's new book is for anyone that likes a good laugh
Stephen Hanna's new book is for anyone that likes a good laugh

June 11, 2021

If you know Stephen Hanna you know to always expect the unexpected, and to not be surprised, so it came as no surprise to learn that Hanna has penned the book "7 Get Rich Schemes" The Government Doesn't Want You to Know About Just Because The Plans Are Slightly Unethical and Borderline Criminal" under the ...
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Tiffany is living by faith: Shares her testimony in three self-published quick read e-books
Tiffany is living by faith: Shares her testimony in three self-published quick read e-books

June 10, 2021

With three short-read e-books released in the span of mere weeks, Tiffany Brice-Ferguson said her goal is to motivate and inspire others, and to bring awareness and encouragement to people to rise above their less-than-perfect circumstances, which she admits is what she had to do to get to where she is today.

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Drawing attention
Drawing attention

May 17, 2021

Heather L. Thompson was one of a few authors selected from worldwide submissions to be featured in Expo 2020 Dubai UAE “Children’s Tales from Around the World”. Her story ‘Ber Rabby’s Free Lunch’ has a surprising artist – it’s illustrated by 13-year-old V’ajha Clarke.

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Bahamian Author Stephany Coakley Pens Inspirational Children’s Book ‘Tye The Dreamer’

December 10, 2020

At a time when dreams about a bright future may seem pointless, author Stephany Coakley has released a new children’s book to inspire the young and young at heart to dream big...

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International Health Executive/Attorney Aubynette Rolle Cultivating a Culture of Patient Care With New Book and Course for Medical Professionals

November 24, 2020

Nationwide… Aubynette Rolle, an internationally-known health executive and attorney who has who has advocated for better care and strategies for improving quality and patient safety at regional meetings at the World Health Organization...

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Bahamian Speaker’s New Book Gives The Answer To Being Consistent All Year Round

November 10, 2020

Do you set New Year’s resolutions but have problems sticking with it until you achieve it? If you do, you’re not alone. In fact, about 80% of people globally do not achieve their New Year’s Resolutions...

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Award-winning Teen Journalists Bestselling Book On Activism Approved For School Curriculums
Award-winning Teen Journalist’s Bestselling Book On Activism Approved For School Curriculums

October 07, 2020

Nationwide… Award-winning teen journalist and former NAACP Youth Council President Alejandra Stack’s debut book Activate Your Activism has been approved for school curriculums after hitting the bestseller list...

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Arlene Nash-Ferguson Presents Book to Minister Rolle

September 07, 2020

Educator, cultural icon and author Arlene Nash-Ferguson (centre) presented a copy of her book 'The Gentle Giant -- The Story of Andre Rodgers' to Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture the Hon. Lanisha Rolle...

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Bahamas Waste Helping Curb COVID-19 In Inner City Communities

August 19, 2020

For the past five months, Bahamas Waste and its employees have remained at the forefront of the fight to curb the spread of COVID 19 in The Bahamas...

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12-Year Leukemia Survivor Releases New Book

July 30, 2020

Keshe Smith was about to make breakfast when her life changed in an instant. She fainted...

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‘All Hope Is Not Lost’: Domestic Violence Survivor Latanya Maynard Encouraging U.S. And Caribbean Women To Know Their Worth

July 23, 2020

Author, influencer and advocate Latanya Maynard is reminding women that “All Hope Is Not Lost,” as she encourages them to know their worth and find the strength to walk away from situations and people who could cost them their lives...

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Mary Trump: Why has president's niece penned damning memoir
Mary Trump: Why has president's niece penned damning memoir?

June 16, 2020

US President Donald Trump's niece is set to publish an unflattering tell-all memoir about him. So who is she and why has she come forward now?

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