Joyce Carlow is the pen name for the husband and wife professional writing team of Dennis Adair and Janet Rosenstock. They have been collaborating since 1974 and incorporated as Freelance WritersAssociates Inc. in 1982. Dennis has a degree in political science and French from Sir Wilfred Laurier University in Waterloo and an education degree from University of Toronto. Janet has degrees in political science and English literature from San Diego State and UCLA They combine their love of history and travel in all their fiction. Joyce began her career writing sagas about America's newcomers. The authors presently live in the beautiful rolling Halton Hills outside Toronto in the summer and travel in the Southwestern United States in the winter.