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Erika gives an overview of the book:

A humorous look at mating, motherhood and monogamy through the lens of Darwinism.
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A humorous look at mating, motherhood and monogamy through the lens of Darwinism.

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About Erika

I am an author, journalist, playwright and performer. My 2007 book "You're Not the Boss of Me: Adventures of aModern Mom" is about a bad girl trying to be a good mom. It was a People Magazine gift pick andchosen by Wal-Mart for it's "Latest and Greatest...

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Published Reviews

Feb.25.2008

Erika Schickel, the author of "You're Not the Boss of Me," is the girlfriend we had in high school and college who was soda-through-the-nose hilarious.  We never imagined her as a mother, but in...

Feb.25.2008

Candid and largely unapologietic, Los Angeles writer and mother of two Schickel indulges herself first, her kids next and arbiters of proper motherhood never in this frequently funny, entirely irreverent...