SELECTED WORKS

Books
Written in collaboration with Tom Little, head of Park Day School in Oakland, California, Loving Learning will be published in March 2015 by W.W. Norton.
Non-fiction
A “memoir and a manifesto” written with Todd Rose, the co-chair of the Harvard Graduate School Institute Connecting Mind, Brain and Education, who references his own experiences as a high school dropout to make the case for a much-needed learning revolution.
A hilarious and heartrending account of one mother’s journey to understand and reconnect with her high-spirited preteen son—a true story sure to beguile parents grappling with a child’s bewildering behavior.
"...Ellison's often humorous and always thorough approach...will amuse and intrigue smart mothers everywhere...."
-- Publishers Weekly
"A lively and outstanding book."
--Jared Diamond, author of Guns, Germs and Steel
"The research here is superb, the writing is gripping and graceful."
--The Washington Post

The Mommy Brain: How Motherhood Makes Us Smarter

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“Ellison has done her homework, citing legitimate social and neurological research to back up her conclusions—a procedure sadly lacking in too many books about parenting.”
—Library Journal

“Ellison’s often humorous and always thorough approach . . . will amuse and intrigue smart mothers everywhere.”
—Publishers Weekly