Ellen Miles likes to write about the different personalities of dogs. She is the author of more than 30 books, including The Puppy Place and Taylor-Made Tales series as well as THE PIED PIPER and other Scholastic Classics. Ellen loves to be outdoors every day, walking, biking, skiing, or swimming, depending on the season. She also loves to read, cook, explore her beautiful state, and hang out with friends and family. Ellen lives in Vermont. Visit her virtually at EllenMiles.net.