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Ellen Ann Callahan Author

About Ellen

Ellen is a freelance writer and the author of NO BRAKES: ON THE WING, a crime fiction novel set in Baltimore, Maryland.

Ellen's work has been published in various forms of traditional media. After many years of lawyering, Ellen made the leap to the writing life. She lives with her husband in Deep Creek, Maryland.

No Brakes: On the Wing

Life is a high-speed thrill ride for Baltimore bicycle messenger, Lucy Prestipino--until the day she crashes into a brutal killer. 

NO BRAKES: ON THE WING is available in print and as an eBook at Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Kindle, Nook, Draft2Digital, and The Book Mark'et in Oakland, Maryland. 

The Sequel to No Brakes: On the Wing is on the Way!

PLOWED OVER, the second novel of the ON THE WING series, is now being processed for publication. It will be released for sale on August 1, 2018.

How to Buy No Brakes: On the Wing

Amazon (paperback and Kindle)

Barnes & Noble (paperback and NOOK)

Draft2Digital (Apple, Kobo, Scribd, !ndigo, Robertson & Angus, Mondadori Store)


 The paperback is also available at the Bookmark'et, Oakland, Maryland 

Ellen's Work

In addition to Ellen's crime fiction novel, NO BRAKES: ON THE WING, Ellen's free-lance articles have been published in such locations as Maryland Life Magazine, The Washington Post, Washington Parent Magazine, Chicken Soup for the Breast Cancer Survivor's Soul, and more.


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Ellen Ann Callahan Author

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