Donna Jo's writing ranges from contemporary fiction to fantasy to historical novels. She also writes mathematics tales and science tales as well as books geared toward helping Deaf people learn to read.

Picture Books and Early Readers

Middle Grade Novels

Young Adult Novels


Her books have been translated into Bulgarian, Chinese, Danish, Dutch, Farsi, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Spanish, and Thai.


The lamps surrounding this text were designed and made by her middle son. He's a chef in Seattle. If you want to try his food (and, believe me, you do), visit his website.