Browsing Month November, 2011

Vijay Sampath new CEO of ACK Media

By at November 9, 2011 | 3:01 PM | 0 Comment

ACK Media has roped in Vijay Sampath as its new chief executive officer (CEO). He takes over from Samir Patil, who will continue to be on the board of directors of ACK Media. Before joining ACK Media, Sampath was with India Capital Advisors since March 2010 as a partner. During his 23-year-long career, he has been associated with various media, consumer products and more...

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Chad Harbach’s “Art of Fielding” Best Book on Amazon

By at November 8, 2011 | 9:22 PM | 0 Comment

Amazon released its picks for Best Books of 2011. This annual feature includes the Editors' Picks for the Top 100 Books of the Year and Top 10 lists in more than two dozen categories - from Literature & Fiction to Children's Picture Books to the new category Kindle Singles. "Well-known authors like Haruki Murakami and Jeffrey Eugenides really delivered this year, more...

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Red House Children’s Award Shortlist Announced

By at November 1, 2011 | 8:35 PM | 0 Comment

The shortlist for Britain’s only book award, the Red House Children’s Book Award, which is voted for entirely by children has been announced. The shortlist has been drawn up from children's nominations and any child can then vote for the winner of the three categories - Books for Younger Children, Books for Younger Readers and Books for Older Readers. The book with more...

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