Ethan T. Berlin is an Emmy Award-nominated television comedy writer and a two-time Junior Library Guild selected picture book author. His debut picture book, The Hugely-Wugely Spider, was called “a hilarious twist on an old fingerplay” by Kirkus Review. His second book, I Am Not a Dog Toy was called “a satisfying tale of unexpected friendship” by Kirkus Review and recommended for school libraries by The School Library Journal. Kirkus called Ethan’s newest book, How to Draw A Happy Cat, “a satisfying mission to find happiness and fun.” Ethan plays the robot sidekick on The Big Fib a NY Time’s recommended children’s podcast, which was adapted into a Disney+ kid’s show. He founded and is the Editor-In-Chief of The Journal of Nonsense, a hilarious monthly children’s magazine that encourages creativity and silliness.
When he’s not writing his own funny material, Ethan teaches graduate and undergraduate comedy writing at Stony Brook University.