Archive for January, 2020

YA/MG GalleyChat, Tues., Jan. 21st, #ewgcya

Thursday, January 23rd, 2020


January’s YA/MG GalleyChat, welcomes new host, Hailie Fields. A regular member of both adult and YA/MG GalleyChats as @bookloaner, Hallie is an avid galley reader and audiobook fan. She is a Teen Services Librarian in the Bay Area where she specializes in programming, collection development, and teen volunteer programs.

Hailie’s roundup of the titles discussed is here. Read the full chat by searching #ewgcya on Twitter.

Our next chat is Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2:30 to 3:30 pm. Set your alarms and bring a friend!

GalleyChat Roundup, Jan. 2020

Friday, January 17th, 2020

As you prepare for the long weekend ahead (or for Midwinter at the end of next week), consider downloading some of the galleys that were discussed during last week’s GalleyChat:

EarlyWord GalleyChat, JAN, 2020 — downloadable spreadsheet, useful for creating ordering carts, includes comments from GalleyChatters, information on which titles are available as DRCs through Edelweiss and/or NetGalley, and LibraryReads deadlines.

—  Edelweiss Catalog — includes covers, publisher marketing information, links to Edelweiss DRCs.

Many of the authors discussed will appear at MidWinter, including Elizabeth Wetmore, author of a debut that has been hot with GalleyChatters, Valentine.  These events are free, but tickets are required, so be sure to sign up here.

Please join us for the next GalleyChat, Tues., Feb. 4th , 4 to 5 pm ET (3:30 for virtual cocktails). More details and a schedule of upcoming chats here.

Set your calendar alarms and bring a friend.

YA/MG GalleyChat, RESCHEDULED for Tues., Jan 21

Friday, January 17th, 2020


Please note: the new date for the next #ewgcya is this coming TUESDAY, Jan. 21, 2:30-3:30, ET.

More details and a schedule for the upcoming year here.

Set your alarms and bring a friend!