Jo Dereske

Jo  Dereske
Jo Dereske grew up in western Michigan and is herself a former librarian. She is the author of 17 published books including two mystery series - Miss Zukas, set in the fictional town of Bellehaven, Washington, and the Ruby Crane series, set in western Michigan; also three books for young people. She currently resides in the foothills of Mt. Baker near Bellingham, Washington