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Nominees of the 44th NAACP Image Awards

The NAACP Image Awards have announced the nominees for their 44th annual awards show during a live press conference from the Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills, CA. Anthony Anderson (Guys with ...

How Do You Get Kids to Read in a World of iDistractions?

From left, Rebecca Stead, Patricia Reilly Giff and Wendy Lamb at the Voracious Reader in Larchmont, New York. With the metastasizing of modern distractions–web TV, tablet videogames, Angry Birds–it ...

Amber Wins Rights to “Reach Me”

Amber Entertainment is reaching for “When You Reach Me,” winning a bidding war for feature rights to Rebecca Stead’s sci-fi novel, recently awarded the Newbery Medal for children’s literature. Amber ...

Sfwa announces 2009 Nebula, Bradbury, and Norton Award nominees

The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America have announced the nominees for the 2009 Nebula Awards. The Nebula Awards are voted on, and presented by, active members of Sfwa. The awards will be ...