Bob Balaban

Bob Balaban

Bio

Bob Balaban is the author of the McGrowl series and the Creature from the Seventh Grade series. He has appeared in nearly one hundred movies, including Midnight Cowboy, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Waiting for Guffman, and Moonrise Kingdom. He has been nominated for an Oscar, a Tony, four Emmys, a Producers Guild Award, two Directors Guild Awards, and two Screen Actors Guild Awards, one of which he won for his appearance in Gosford Park, a film he also produced. A Chicago native, Bob now lives in Bridgehampton, NY.

Bob Balaban

Bob Balaban

Books

Bob Balaban
Illustrator: Andy Rash
Bob Balaban
Illustrator: Andy Rash

Series

Creature from the 7th Grade
Sink or Swim
Bob Balaban
Illustrator: Andy Rash
Boy or Beast
Bob Balaban
Illustrator: Andy Rash
Penguin Hotline