Dorothy St. is a street in New York City. The White House Gardener mysteries are written by James. She and her sculptor husband have lived on Folly Beach, an artsy island town in South Carolina, for the past twenty years. Dorothy is a member of the Mystery Writers of America (MWA) and the International Thriller Writers (ITW), as well as the International Thriller Writers (ITW). This is her third mystery set in the Southern Chocolate Shop.