50 Dangerous Things in the New York Times (again)

The Motherlode blog just posted a story with lots of great books for summer fun (everyone should grab a copy of The Art of Tinkering by our pals at the Exploratorium, Karen Wilkenson and Mike Petrich!).

Thanks to Jessica …

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WYNC: Gever talks to Brian Lehrer and NYC Listeners

Brian Lehrer, May 25, 2011 – Gever talks to Brian and New York callers live on the local NPR station about doing dangerous things.

WYNC: Gever talks to Brian Lehrer and NYC Listenerss …

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WPIX-11: Gever Shares Dangerous Things Live on TV

Tamsen Fadel and John Muller, May 11, 2011 – Tamsen and John do some dangerous things with Gever – live on NYC PIX11′s Morning News show!

WPIX-11: Gever Shares Dangerous Things Live on TV

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The Atlantic: Let Kids Play With Fire, and Other Rules for Good Parenting

Veronique Greenwood, May 9, 2011 – “The book is a blueprint to help parents and children explore the world, and ensure the children grow up, with a little common sense and a lot of curiosity…. It takes work to …

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The New Yorker: Toy Stories

Patricia Marx, December 6, 2010 – In a shopping guide for the holidays, Ms. Marx rated this year’s playthings. She called Fifty Dangerous Things an “audacious activity book”.

The New Yorker: Toy Stories

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New York Times: Playing with Fire

Lawrence Downes, October 2, 2010 – In his Editorial, Mr. Downes calls Fifty Dangerous Things “a rebuke to a world of blunt-edged scissors, insipid molded-plastic playground equipment and perpetual parental anxiety.”

New York Times: Playing with Fire

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ABC News Now, GMA Reports: Fifty Dangerous Things

Juju Chang, February 26, 2010 – In her segment Moms Get Real, Ms. Chang talks to Gever about Fifty Dangerous Things and the dangers of overprotective parenting.

ABC News Now, GMA Reports: Fifty Dangerous Things

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KNTV, press:here: 50 Dangerous Things

Scott McGrew, press:here, February 14, 2010 – Host Scott McGrew of KNTV (Silicon Valley NBC Affiliate), Sarah Lacy of TechCrunch and Jon Fortt of Fortune talk to Gever about Fifty Dangerous Things.

KNTV, press:here: 50 Dangerous Things

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BBC World Service, Newshour: Gever Tulley Interview

February 7, 2010 – Gever is interviewed on Newshour for the BBC World Service.

Gever Tulley Interview (mp3)

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