“The Last Swordfish”, “Hong Kong, fallen city”, “On the roofs”, “Clapas” … Our comic book favorites

MORNING LIST On the menu of our selection of albums, the Proletarian Left, the takeover of Hong Kong by Beijing, Hernan Cortés and his Mayan slave, the rescue of the Baghdad library… Not to mention The Last Swordfish, the sequel imagined by Jean Van Hamme to the first adventure of the two heroes by Edgar … Read more

Award-Winning Author and Northwestern Polytechnic University Professor Ahmed Banafa Pens New Book on Quantum Computing

“Quantum Computing and other Transformative Technologies” explores the wide applications for emerging yet complex technologies FREMONT, Calif., Nov. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Professor Ahmed Banafa of Northwestern Polytechnic University is a globally-recognized expert in the Internet of Things, blockchain, cybersecurity, and artificial intelligence. (PRNewsfoto/Northwestern Polytechnic University) His newest book, “Quantum Computing and other Transformative Technologies,” … Read more

Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson’s Assistant Died of Pancreatic Cancer. She’s Now Memorialized in Author Ann Patchett’s Latest Book; Moving Forward after the Loss of a Loved One to Cancer

Moving Forward after Losing a Loved One to Cancer Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson lost their friend Sooki Raphael to pancreatic cancer earlier this year. But now she’s memorialized in author Ann Patchett’s latest book, These Precious Days: Essays, which will be released Nov. 23. Pancreatic cancer is an aggressive disease that is difficult to … Read more

“‘Harry Potter’ is a great book”

Del Amo. It is under this pen title that Jean-Baptiste, born Garcia, signs these works. Prize for the young French-language writer, finalist of the Goncourt des Lycéens, Goncourt prize for the first novel, silver medal for the François Mauriac prize, and more recently the Fnac novel prize for “The Son of Man” (Gallimard, 2021) … … Read more

Will Smith book tour arrives at Chicago Theatre

Chicago welcomed actor Will Smith with cheers and a standing ovation as he took the stage at the Chicago Theatre on Wednesday night. An evening of rapping and cracking the not-so-occasional joke, Smith presented his memoir “Will” (released Tuesday), which travels the arc of Smith’s life largely chronologically, with each chapter titled a particular emotion … Read more

Will Smith details unconventional marriage to Jada Pinkett Smith, ‘spectacular’ sex-filled early days in book

Will Smith is opening up about his unconventional marriage to Jada Pinkett Smith. The actor detailed his traumatic childhood and rise to stardom in a new memoir titled “Will,” which hit bookshelves on Tuesday. In a new interview with “Good Morning America,” the Oscar-nominated star described how his relationship with the actress simply works for … Read more

Will Smith nearly named his son Luigi, other shocking book revelations

Will Smith isn’t holding back in his bravely inspiring new memoir.  In his deeply personal and vulnerable book “Will” (Penguin Press, 432 pp., out now), the Academy Award-nominated actor details his life both in and out of the spotlight, from his early rap career in Philadelphia to his troubled relationship with his abusive father. With the help of … Read more