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This is a "Wild Mass Guess" entry, where we pull out all the sanity stops on theorizing. The regular entry on this topic is elsewhere. Please see this programme note.
Arabian Nights
Shahrazad has access to a time machine.

How else could she be telling the king stories of events that hadn't happened yet? The frame story takes place prior to the rise of Islam; many of the internal stories do not.
  • Maybe she's just really good at guessing? H.G. Wells predicted the invention of the satellite, after all...
Apprentice AdeptWMG/LiteratureArtemis Fowl

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