About the Author
French born Annick Hiverrt-Carthew, a fiction and nonfiction writer, tours France, Canada, and the U. S. as a keynote speaker. The author of four other books and numerous articles, Ms. Hivert-Carthew first became known for her work on Antoine de Lamothe Cadillac, the founder of Detroit; she is the author of Cadillac and the Dawn of Detroit (Wilderness Adventure Books, 1994). As a member of the prestigious Detroit Women Writers, she often leads workshops at writers' conferences.
Ms. Hivert-Carthew lives in Michigan; when she's not busy writing, she enjoys visiting museums and lighthouses, attending the theater, participating in community outreach, motorcycling, and spending time with family and friends.