When Science Fiction Then Becomes Reality | Daily Express Online

When science fiction becomes reality Posted on: Saturday, November 12, 2022 By: Cheryl Jeffrey font size: Left: American dystopian novelist Marie Lu, known for her “Warcross” and “Young Elites” novels. Right: Islam Abu Shakir, Syrian author and novelist living in the United Arab Emirates. Sharjah: Science fiction stories from the past have become part of … Read more

When Science Fiction Becomes Reality | Daily Express Online

When science fiction becomes reality Posted on: Saturday, November 12, 2022 Author: Sheryl Jeffrey font size: Left: American dystopian novelist Marie Lu, best known for her “Warcross” and “Young Elites” novels. Right: Syrian author and novelist Islam Abu Shakir, who lives in the United Arab Emirates. Sharjah: Sci-fi stories from the past have become part … Read more

Dies: Gordon Fee, who taught evangelicals to read the Bible… | News & Reports

Gordon Fee had told his students on the first day of Wheaton College’s New Testament class that they would — someday — see a headline titled “Gordon Fee is Dead.” “Don’t believe it!” he said, standing on a table. “He is singing with his lord and his king.” Then, instead of handing out the syllabus … Read more

Mixed reactions to Wayne Brown’s election as new Oakland mayor: ‘Vote against it was very strong’

Oakland’s current mayor, Wayne Brown, and his wife Tony speak to a supporter. photo: RNZ / Lucy Xia The city has spoken — or 30 percent have — and Wayne Brown has been elected Oakland’s next mayor. Brown won by a staggering 54,000 votes over his nearest rival, Labour-approved Efeso Collins. Oakland City Council said … Read more

Seasoned Auckland librarian shares love notes, photos and personal items left in library books

article A postcard left in the Oakland Public Library book. It’s part of a collection called “Found in Library Books”. Oakland, California – For many readers, turning the page takes them on an imaginary journey. For one librarian in Oakland, she took the gift between pages to a completely different plane. For nearly a decade, … Read more