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Holly Goldberg Sloan

Biography

Holly Goldberg Sloan

Holly Goldberg Sloan, the acclaimed author of I'LL BE THERE, has worked as an advertising copywriter and a writer and director of feature films. She lives in Santa Monica, California.

Holly Goldberg Sloan

Books by Holly Goldberg Sloan

by Holly Goldberg Sloan - Children's 8-12, Family, Fiction, Friendship

Julia is very short for her age, but by the end of the summer run of The Wizard of Oz, she'll realize how big she is inside, where it counts. She hasn't ever thought of herself as a performer, but when the wonderful director of Oz casts her as a Munchkin, she begins to see herself in a new way. Julia becomes friendly with the poised and wise Olive --- one of the adults with dwarfism who've joined the production's motley crew of Munchkins. With her deeply artistic neighbor, Mrs. Chang, Julia's own sense of self as an artist grows.

by Holly Goldberg Sloan - Youth Fiction

Appleblossom the Possum decides to spy on a human family --- and accidentally falls down their chimney! The curious Appleblossom, her faithful brothers --- who launch a hilarious rescue mission --- and even the little girl in the house have no idea how fascinating the big world can be. But they're about to find out!

by Holly Goldberg Sloan - Youth Fiction

Willow Chance is a twelve-year-old genius, obsessed with nature and diagnosing medical conditions, who finds it comforting to count by 7s. It has never been easy for her to connect with anyone other than her adoptive parents, but that hasn't kept her from leading a quietly happy life...until now.