Ellen Butler is an award winning novelist writing sexy, sassy romance and edgy suspense novels. She is the author of the Love, California Style series which includes Heart of Design, award winning novel Planning for Love, and Art of Affection. Ellen holds a Master’s Degree in Public Administration and Policy, and her history includes a long list of writing for dry, but illuminating, professional newsletter and windy papers on public policy. The leap to novel writing was simply a creative outlet for Ellen’s overactive and romantic imagination to run wild.
Ellen lives in the Virginia suburbs of Washington, DC. When she’s not writing, Ellen is either running around after her children, or holed up in her favorite lounge chair reading. She is an admitted chocoholic and confesses to a penchant for shoe shopping. Book club questions for Ellen’s suspense novel Poplar Place can be found on her website.