Books

Talk Show Host Kirk Mr. Matters of The Heart Johnson Releases First Book
Talk Show Host Kirk ‘Mr. Matters of The Heart’ Johnson Releases First Book

May 16, 2019

Bahamian talk show host and university academic advisor, Kirk Johnson has released his first book, My Heart Matters: Making a Comeback After Love Breaks Your Heart. The publication debuts just as Johnson, “Mr. Matters of the Heart,” revealed plans to relaunch his popular radio show “Matters of the Heart” in 2019.

Johnson’s talk show was a hit in The Bahamas, where he went live to moderate lively discussions on family, relationships, grief, personal growth, and other human-interest topics. He continues to inspire through his social media platforms as a relationship educator and persistence coach.

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Author proves ability can overcome disability with release of new book Poems and Prose

May 09, 2019

Author, Kevin Eldon Cartwright proved that ability truly can supersede disability with the launch of his debut literary offering: “Revelations of a Silent Heart” on Friday, April 26...

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JoAnn Callender Presented a Copy of Her Book

May 08, 2019

Noted musician, Mrs. JoAnn Callender paid a courtesy call upon Her Excellency the Most Hon. Dame Marguerite Pindling, Governor General, and presented her with a copy of her book...

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Ardastra Hosts Meet and Greet for Popular Authors

April 18, 2019

Zoo hopes to foster love for animals, reading...They were unlikely candidates to share a platform – a biologist, a tenth grader and a therapist – and yet a common thread connected them...

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Pigs of Paradise wins international award
Pigs of Paradise wins international award

April 15, 2019

Author of bestselling book based on the World-Famous Swimming Pigs
to be presented with bronze medal at the 23rd Annual Independent Book Publishing Awards in New York City...

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COMICS INDUSTRY RISING-Lack of Government Support is no Laughing Matter

April 04, 2019

With half of the top 10 grossing films of 2018 based on comic books – an industry estimated to be around $865 million in the United States, according to market research group IbisWorld – a local illustrator and animator has called for increased government support...

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Book Describing Grand Bahama Presented by Rudy Sawyer to Senator Kwasi Thompson

March 30, 2019

Author, Rudy Sawyer made a courtesy call on the Minister of State for Grand Bahama, Senator Kwasi Thompson on Monday, March 25, 2019, where he presented the Minister with a copy of his new book...

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Grade 6 Hugh Campbell Primary Students presented book to the Governor General

March 26, 2019

Grade 6 students of Hugh W. Campbell Primary School, Freeport, Grand Bahama presented Her Excellency, the Most Hon. Dame Marguerite Pindling, Governor-General...

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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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