• In addition to writing, Ellen is also an editor for a children's magazine.
• Ellen loves animals and has her own pets at home.
Other books about snakes:
• Clifford, Eth. Harvey's Horrible Snake Disaster. Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin, 1984.
• Dennard, Deborah. Snakes. Chanhassen, MN: Northwood Press: 2003.
• Hammerslough, Jane. Snakes! Face to Face. New York: Scholastic Paperbacks, 2003.
• Manning, David. Keeping Snakes: A Practical Guide to Caring for Unusual Pets. Hauppauge, NY: Barron's Educational Series, 2001.
• Pringle, Laurence. Snakes! Strange and Wonderful. Honesdale, PA: Boyds Mills Press, 2004.