Eric J. Gruber

Eric J. Gruber

Web guy and longtime Apple user who is a Linux friend and Microsoft tolerant.

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Kansas City, Missouri

Areas of Expertise:

  • HTML
  • CSS
  • Ruby on Rails
  • PHP
  • Drupal
  • consulting
  • speaking
  • writing
Eric J. Gruber works full-time as a web developer for VML in Kansas City, MO. He lives in Kansas City, Missouri with his wife, two daughters and son, and is active in user groups in the Kansas City area. Most of the time these days, he works as a full-stack developer specializing in Drupal, and is an Acquia Certified Developer. In his spare time, he plays guitar reads books.

Learning Rails 5 Learning Rails 5
by Edd Wilder-James, Eric J. Gruber, Mark Locklear
August 2016
Print: $44.99
Ebook: $38.99

Coding with Coda Coding with Coda
by Eric J. Gruber
January 2013
Print: $12.99
Ebook: $11.99

Learning Rails 3 Learning Rails 3
by Simon St. Laurent, Edd Wilder-James, Eric J. Gruber
July 2012
Print: $34.99
Ebook: $29.99

"For a beginner to Rails this is a good asset."
--Srinivasan Margabandhu

"Overall, I recommend this book to the type of reader described above. As the authors state in their preface, you will not be a Rails guru after reading it; but you be a lot closer towards it than you were before this book was read."
--Jason Armstrong,

"The exercises and review questions in each chapter are interesting, instructive, and thought-provoking."
--Michael Kleper, The Kleper Report on Digital Publishing, Vol. 17 No. 4/5, July/October 2012

"Learning Rails 3 is an excellent guide for Ruby on Rails newcomers. And those already working with Rails can learn from it, too."
--Si Dunn, Sagecreek Productions