Eric Luper has written more than twenty books for young readers and is showing no signs of slowing down. In addition to his Key Hunters series and Chocolate Lab series, he also writes books for several Cartoon Network shows as well as various Mad Libs titles. Eric currently lives in the Albany, NY, area, but is available to travel easily to the Boston, NYC, and northern New Jersey regions. To learn more, visit him at his website or listen to his NPR interview.
How Did You Become an Author?
People are often surprised that Eric Luper became a children's author when they find out he was a reluctant reader as a kid. Join Eric on a journey to explore what makes a good writer and why his background makes him particularly suited to write books for young readers. Luper's insights tie in closely to Common Core Standards for English/Language Arts, yet remain light, entertaining and fast-paced for young participants, who will leave not only with information but tools they can use to become great writers themselves.