Erica Perl

Erica S. Perl is the author of Ninety-Three in My Familyand Chicken Bedtime Is Really Early. She has also written two novels for young people that are forthcoming, and she contributes to Pajamazon, the children's book column at Offsprung.com.

Culturebox
Dec. 19 2008 2:48 PMCaptain Underpants Doesn't Need a Newbery MedalIn defense of the premier award in children's literature.
Family
July 22 2008 7:36 AMSee Iron Man RunHollywood wants to teach your kid to read.
Family
Nov. 23 2007 8:31 AMWhere the Wild Things Came FromHow children's books evolved from morals to madcap fun.
Family
Oct. 9 2008 7:06 AMMom, What's a Credit Default Swap?Books to read your children during a financial crisis.
Family
May 8 2008 7:08 AMI'm Talking to You, Corded!The mismatch of technology and picture books.
Family
Nov. 16 2007 12:49 PMI'm Talking to You, Corded!

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Oct. 20 2014 7:15 AM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 9 A spoiler-filled discussion of "Flatline."
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Oct. 19 2014 4:33 PM Building Family Relationships in and out of Juvenile Detention Centers
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Oct. 16 2014 2:03 PM Oh What a Relief It Is How the rise of the bullpen has changed baseball.