Gail Lukasik

Gail Lukasik is the author of the Leigh Girard mystery series.Her latest book in the series, Peak Season for Murder, was awarded a Lovey Award for best traditional sleuth at the Love Is Murder Mystery Conference in Chicago.After her appearance on PBS’ Genealogy Roadshow where her mother’s life changing racial secret was revealed, she was inspired to write White Like Her: My Family’s Story of Race and Racial Passing. Skyhorse Publishing will release White Like Her in October 2017. Her website is: read an excerpt from White Like Her: go to Ms. Magazine blog: