The couple moved around a lot because of Donald's military career.
Along the way, they had four children: daughters Alix and Kristin and sons Grey and Ben.
Lowry was living in Maine with her family when she decided to finish college and eventually earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Southern Maine in the early 1970s.
In 1977, Lowry published her first novel, , which was based on her own experience of losing her older sister Helen at a young age.
A young teen named Jonas becomes an apprentice to the title character, the only person with access to memories of the past. Grey's daughter Nadine was only a toddler at the time of his death.
Annemarie also ends up helping Ellen and her family escape from Denmark.
Neil Darrow Strauss, also known by the pen names Style and Chris Powles (born March 9, 1969) is an American author, journalist and ghostwriter.
He is best known for his book The Game: Penetrating the Secret Society of Pickup Artists, in which he describes his experiences in the seduction community in an effort to become a "pick-up artist." He is a contributing editor at Rolling Stone and also wrote regularly for The New York Times.
Her father was a dentist and Army officer, which led to her to live in several different places growing up.
Lowry spent some of her school years in Japan, but she ended up graduating from a New York City high school.