Joy Chambers was born in Ipswich, Queensland, Australia. She began acting at an early age and has had a successful career in Australia, winning awards and appearing in numerous shows. Joy currently appears as Rosemary Daniels in the international television series 'Neighbours', and views her writing as a natural extension of her self-expression. She is a business woman and is chairman of a group of companies owned along with her husband. Joy enjoys the extensive historical research she does for each of her stories and is the author of three other novels, MAYFIELD, MY ZULU, MYSELF and VALE VALHALLA.