R.E. Donald is the author of the Hunter Rayne Highway Mysteries series. Ruth worked in the transportation industry in various capacities for over 25 years and draws on her own experiences 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 the Cariboo region of, B.C. She and her partner, a French Canadian cowboy named Gilbert Roy, enjoy their Canadian Horses (Le Cheval Canadien) and other animals.
Mysteries by R.E. Donald in the Hunter Rayne highway mystery series:
- - - Slow Curve on the Coquihalla
- - - Ice on the Grapevine
- - - Sea to Sky
- - - Sundown on Top of the World
Sea to Sky is now also available in a German language edition. Translation by Ingrid Könemann-Yarnell.
Please visit proudhorsepublishing.com or redonald.com for information on new releases.
on Aug. 23, 2012 :
This is a well-written, well-developed traditional mystery. The characters are very down to earth and engaging and this is especially true for the main character who is very patient and has lots of flaws. I look forward to learning more about Hunter Rayne as I read the other novels in the series.
Reviewed by Bob Miller Global eBook judge 2012
(reviewed 5 months after purchase)
Margaret (Literary Chanteuse)
on March 27, 2012 :
I enjoyed the return of the hero sleuth in a different mystery to solve but with the same integrity and once again I was kept guessing. The author has chosen characters that really seem true to life old and new. I would have liked to see his romantic side explored just a little more but otherwise equally as good as the last book.
(reviewed 61 days after purchase)
on Jan. 29, 2012 :
Another enjoyable mystery by R.E. Donald which explores themes of fragile relationships contrasted by the violent world of drugs and murder. The story moved me forward at a good pace and kept me wanting more! I found the glimpse into the world of cross border police jurisdictions and the trucking industry fascinating.
(reviewed 60 days after purchase)