H.H.B. Smathers, a.k.a. Holly Beverly, grew up in New Orleans and currently resides in Los Angeles. When she isn’t spending time writing or with family and friends, you can almost always find her around her sweet doodle, Leon. A member of SCBWI, she is currently working on a middle grade novel entitled The Eternal Apple as well as an Untitled YA ghost story.

A recent Quarterfinalist in ScreenCraft’s TV Pilot Script Competition, Holly Beverly has held marketing positions at publicity agencies and entertainment studios including Disney, DreamWorks, Sony and Fox.