R.E. Donald is the author of the Hunter Rayne highway mystery series. Ruth
worked in the transportation industry in various capacities from 1972 until
2001, and draws on her own experiences, as well as those of her late husband,
Jim Donald, in creating the characters and situations in her novels.
Ruth attended the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, B.C., where
she studied languages (Russian, French and German) and creative writing to
obtain a Bachelor of Arts degree.
She currently lives on a ranch in Lone Butte, B.C., where she and her
partner, Gilbert Roy, enjoy their Canadian Horses (Le Cheval Canadien) and other