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Holly Goldberg Sloan

Author of Counting by 7s

Includes the names: Holly Sloan, HollyGoldbergSloan, Holly Goldberg Sloan, Holly Goldberg Sloane

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Holly Goldberg Sloan was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan. She attended college at Wellesley in Massachusetts. After graduating, she worked in commercial advertising as a production assistant, then a script supervisor, a producer, and finally as a commercial director. She also writes screenplays. She sold her first screenplay at the age of twenty-four to Paramount Pictures. Her screenplays include Made in America, Collision Course: The Crocodile Hunter Movie, Angels in the Outfield, and The Big Green, which she also directed. She has written several books including I'll Be There, Keeper, and Counting By 7s. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Counting by 7s 2,382 copies, 203 reviews
I'll Be There 432 copies, 34 reviews
Short 377 copies, 12 reviews
To Night Owl from Dogfish 325 copies, 22 reviews
Appleblossom the Possum 171 copies, 8 reviews
The Elephant in the Room 98 copies, 5 reviews
Just Call My Name 81 copies, 3 reviews
The Big Green 22 copies
Kisa 1 copy
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