Author Ray Wenck

Ray Wenck taught elementary school for 35 years. He was also the chef/owner of DeSimone’s Italian restaurant for more than 25 years. After retiring he became a lead cook for Hollywood casinos and the kitchen manager for the Toledo Mud Hens. Now he spends most of his time writing and doing book tours, meeting old and new fans and friends around the country.

Ray is the author of nine novels including the highly acclaimed, Amazon Top 20 post-apocalyptic series, Random Survival, the paranormal thriller, Ghost of a Chance and the mystery/suspense Danny Roth series. A list of his other novels can be viewed at

His hobbies include reading, hiking, cooking and playing the harmonica.

Ray lives in the Toledo area where most of his stories are based.

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