Ellen Plotkin Mulholland

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Ellen Plotkin Mulholland lives in Alameda and teaches at Will C. Wood Middle School. The young adult fiction writer's second young adult novel, Birds on a Wire, is the saga of three close friends – Jesse, Matt, and Miguel – in the fictional Southern California town of Santa Niña.