Bob Balaban

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General Information

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Name: Bob Balaban

Pen Name: None


Born: 1945 in Chicago, Illinois

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Email: N/A

Illinois Connection

Balaban was born in Chicago, Illinois

Biographical and Professional Information

Balaban was born in Chicago, Illinois. He is an alumnus of Colgate University and New York University and lives on the Upper West Side of Manhattan with his family. He is a member of the Phi Kappa Tau Fraternity. Balban is an American actor, author and director.

Published Works

  • Beware of Dog (McGrowl #1), Scholastic, Inc, 2002
  • It's a Dog-Eat-Dog World , Perfection Learning, 2004
  • Mcgrowl #6, Scholastic Paperbacks, 2005
  • Good Dog ! (McGrowl #4), Scholastic Paperbacks , 2004
  • It's a Dog's Life ( McGrowl # 2 ), Scholastic Paperbacks, 2003
  • Every Dog Has His Day (McGrowl, Book 3) , Scholastic Paperbacks, 2003
  • Spielberg, Truffaut & Me: An Actor's Diary, Titan Books, 2003
  • Art, Dramatists Play Service, 1999
  • Close Encounters of the Third Kind Diary, Fromm Intl, 1997
  • Puppy Tales, Perfection Learning, 2005

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Beware of Dog (McGrowl #1)

ISBN: 0439401372
Release Date: 2002-08-01

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It's a Dog-Eat-Dog World (McGrowl (Pb))

ISBN: 075697626X
Release Date: 2004-09-01

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Good Dog ! (McGrowl #4)

ISBN: 0439434572
Release Date: 2004-03-01

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It's a Dog's Life (McGrowl, No. 2)

ISBN: 0439434556
Release Date: 2003-03-01

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'Art' - Acting Edition

ISBN: 0822216582
Release Date: 1999-01-01

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Close Encounters of the Third Kind Diary

ISBN: 0880641827
Release Date: 1997-09

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Bob Balaban on WorldCat

Bob Balaban on Amazon


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