Editorial: The Virginia Writer and Inventor Who Predicted the Internet and the Multiverse | editorial

Over the past few weeks, we’ve shared an opinion on some tough topics. Today we are going to take a rest and reflect on space, time, alternate realities and the possibility of contact with extraterrestrial civilizations. In this case, especially on this day, these topics have a connection to Virginia Thirteen years ago, the General … Read more

Love of Words: Canberra’s Most Successful and Award-Winning Children’s Book Authors

With twenty book titles to her name, Stephanie Owen Reeder is one of Canberra’s most successful and award-winning children’s book authors. One of her books even got her a movie deal! Lennie the Legend: Solo to Sydney by Pony is now in pre-production. Kim Huynh of ABC Radio Canberra spoke to Stephanie about where her … Read more

Release party set for Lake George stewardship book

QUEENSBURY, NY (NEWS10) — Next month, the Warren County Historical Society is hosting a book launch party about protecting the waters of Lake George. The event for “Stewards of the Water: Protecting Lake George” will be held at the Society on Saturday, July 16. The book, which chronicles 20th and 21st century environmentalism around Lake … Read more

‘Life-changing library’ transforms struggling London primary school

A The struggling London primary school has been transformed by a ‘life-changing library’ designed by a bestselling author, a new report suggests. Griffin Primary School in Battersea, which according to Ofsted needs improvement, took part in a pilot study into the impact a well-stocked library can have on schoolchildren. As part of the study, which … Read more

An author from Lexington, KY wrote the first Stranger Things book

Lexington-based author Gwenda Bond, center, poses with members of the Stranger Things cast, including Gaten Matarazzo (left), Sadie Sink, Caleb McLaughlin and Finn Wolfhard (right). Gwenda Bond photo The hit Netflix series Stranger Things is back with a new season after a three-year hiatus caused by the chaos of the coronavirus pandemic. Season four, split … Read more

In new book Linden explores life, loss and the potential of change | Books

At a time in history when many people waver between fearing change and getting tired or indignant about it, a local author offers a third answer: leading change and being part of the solution. Russell M. Linden has been inspired and comforted by stories from the Torah about how people in the past responded to … Read more

A book of lessons learned from a 103-year-old woman

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (TENNESSEE VALLEY LIVING) – These days it seems like everyone is trying to find the perfect work-life balance. We want to work hard and perform well at our jobs, but when is it time to sit back, relax and have a little fun? When author Judy Gaman set out to discover the secrets … Read more

Decision to Stop Pride, Black History Book Displays in Lafayette Libraries Draws National Attention | News

A decision to halt controversial book screenings like for Pride Month has drawn national attention to Lafayette Parish public libraries of news organizations and at least one book author. Last week, the Washington Post, ABC News and Newsweek shared a story the Associated Press circulated online based on a story published by The Acadiana Advocate … Read more