Mary-Kate Summers is the writing team of Mary Janelle Melvin and Kate Evans. Kate is an award-winning author of six books. Her writing has appeared in over 50 publications, including Woman’s Day and Good Housekeeping. She holds a PhD and an MFA, and works as a writing coach and an editor. Mary Janelle holds an MA in English literature. Her textbook Grammar Illustrated: Seeing How Language Works, was published by Fountainhead Press. An avid history buff, she has been enmeshed in the French Revolution for many years. They are lifelong friends and former professors of English at San Jose State University.