Books by Michael Erard

Released: Jan. 10, 2012

"A mesmerizing voyage into the thickets of questions about what it means to be human."
Erard (Um…: Slips, Stumbles and Verbal Blunders, and What They Mean, 2007) reports the results of his attempts to locate people who are able to learn multiple languages. Read full book review >
Released: Aug. 21, 2007

"A lascinating fook at yet another revealing instance of human imperfection."
It's eminently normal in speech to slip and blunder and self-correct and elide and, um, well, like, you know… Read full book review >