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Press Release Fun: Gary Schmidt Live Webcast!

I don’t usually promote webcasts, but this one’s special. It’s going to be shot (as they say) in the Rare Book Room of my very own library for one thing.  For another it sounds kind of neat:

A Live Webcast with Gary Schmidt

Join two-time Newbery Honor-winning author GARY SCHMIDT for a live webcast event!
Monday, May 9, 2011 1:00pm EST

Join author Gary Schmidt as he talks about his writing, discusses his books including The Wednesday Wars and his new book Okay for Now, and answers questions, live from the Rare Books room of the New York Public Library.

For those of you interested, go to to register to see it for yourself.

About Elizabeth Bird

Elizabeth Bird is currently the Collection Development Manager of the Evanston Public Library system and a former Materials Specialist for New York Public Library. She has served on Newbery, written for Horn Book, and has done other lovely little things that she'd love to tell you about but that she's sure you'd find more interesting to hear of in person. Her opinions are her own and do not reflect those of EPL, SLJ, or any of the other acronyms you might be able to name. Follow her on Twitter: @fuseeight.


  1. Awesome, Betsy! Thanks so much for the heads’ up!