Books

High School Author Sierra Stirs Library Cadets to Write

February 28, 2019

It was a simple but powerful message 15-year-old children’s books author Sierra Blair delivered to the Library Cadets Programme, writing is something anybody can excel in...

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Government hosts Lecture on WTO by Distinguished Author and Harvard Professor at UB

February 28, 2019

The Government of The Bahamas seeks to join the World Trade Organization (WTO) in 2020. In a bid to engage the public in dialogue and discussion, regular information sessions are being held...

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Eva Joyce Presents Copies of Her Book to the Governor General

February 27, 2019

Mrs. Eva Joyce presented Governor General, Her Excellency the Most Hon. Dame Marguerite Pindling with copies of her books, "Rekindling the Fire within...

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The Governor General hosts Private Bank Signing with HRH Princess Michael

February 18, 2019

Governor General, Her Excellency the Most Hon. Dame Marguerite Pindling hosted a Private Book Signing with Her Royal Highness Princess Michael of Kent in Celebrating Women International, at Government House, Saturday afternoon...

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Bahamian Fashion Icon Flo Miller Launches Book - Return to Mango Hill

February 16, 2019

“Island life in 1950 was so free. The children were never afraid to go into the woods alone to pick wild sapodillas and coco plums or walk on the beach looking for seashell treasures washed ashore…The children had to go down the hill to the well for water and walk back up sometimes at sunset. Each child has a little bucket for their water and they would play hide and seek along the way.”
~Excerpt from Return to Mango Hill.

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Dan Mallory: Best-selling author lied about having cancer
Dan Mallory: Best-selling author lied about having cancer

February 07, 2019

Dan Mallory, author of the best-selling The Woman in the Window, has admitted to lying about having brain cancer.

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The Strong One, Redefining Strength UB Professor Dr. Giavana Jones Launches First Book
The Strong One, Redefining Strength UB Professor Dr. Giavana Jones Launches First Book

January 23, 2019

“For many of us there is no easy way to let go. We just have to let it go,” explains Dr. Giavana Jones known as Dr. Gia to many of her clients...

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Ghosn: Auto tycoon re-arrested on new charges

December 21, 2018

Former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn has been re-arrested on fresh charges, Japanese media report, dashing any hopes he could be released on bail.

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Photographer To Host Holiday Book Signing at Oasis

December 11, 2018

Those in love with Eleuthera and all of its charms will have an opportunity to meet and talk with Italian photographer Alessandro Sarno who captured the idyllic beauty of the island in his newly released photo book...

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Teen Author, Illustrator Inspired by Governor-General

December 06, 2018

It is not every day a tenth grader gets to pay an intimate courtesy call on the person who holds the highest office in the land, but then again, teen author Sierra Blair isn’t your average youth...

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Tourism Safety and Security Handbook Presented to Minister D'Aguilar

December 06, 2018

The Ministry of Tourism & Aviation's Visitor Safety & Security Department presented a Tourism Safety and Security Handbook to Minister of Tourism & Aviation...

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Sierra Blair Presented the Governor General with Copies of Her Books

December 05, 2018

Sierra Blair presented the Governor General, Her Excellency the Most Hon. Dame Marguerite Pindling, with copies of her books "Roman & His Mean Family" and "Roman and the Pink Flamingos...

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Teen Girl New Book Debuts at Atlantis, Ardastra

November 30, 2018

Most authors pray they will snag a spot on the New York Times, Washington Post or Amazon’s best-sellers list to get wide exposure, but 14-year-old Sierra Blair took a different route...

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Photographer Hosts Book Signing for Eleuthera

November 27, 2018

If a picture is worth a thousand words Italian photographer Alessandro Sarno said a mouth full in his coffee table, photo book, Eleuthera: The Garden of Freedom and its complimenting travel guide, White Bull on the Highway...

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Dr. Patricia Pratt is Winner of Goombay Punch Fashion Showcase

October 26, 2018

4 Local Designers Take Part in Goombay Fashion Showcase at 2018 International Cultural Wine & Food Festival...

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Rev. Dr. Philip Rahming Presents copy of His recent Book to the Governor General

October 23, 2018

Rev. Dr. Philip Rahming presented a copy of his recent book, 'The Unsigned, Undelivered Letter,' in a courtesy call on Governor General...

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Rudy Meadows and Family Pay a Courtesy Call on the Prime Minister

July 31, 2018

Mr. Rudy Meadows and his family paid a joint courtesy call on Prime Minister, Dr. the Hon. Hubert Minnis and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Hon. Peter Turnquest at the Office of the Prime Minister, Cecil Wallace-Whitfield Building, Monday, July 30, 2018.

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Castrol Quote of the Day: July 4, 2018
Castrol Quote of the Day: July 4, 2018

July 04, 2018

"The rainy season is
upon us. Visibility and
extra attention is
critical. Put down
your phone when
driving. Please."

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BahamasLocal.com attends "Canyon VOL I & II, and Supernova Chapter 11" Book Release

April 20, 2018

Artist Talk & Book Signing Presented By Steaming Kettle Studios...

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PHA Doctors Pen Pregnancy Book

April 18, 2018

An exciting new book that shines a spotlight on womens health and pregnancy is available online this month...

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