Dorothy St. James

Dorothy St. James

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Julie Hyzy
Elizabeth Peters
Kate Collins

Pseudonym for author Dorothy McFalls

Mystery author Dorothy St. James was born in New York but raised in South Carolina. She makes her home on an artsy island community in South Carolina with her husband, tiny little dog and fluffy cat. Though writing has always been a passion for her, she pursued an undergraduate degree in Wildlife Biology and a graduate degree in Public Administration and Urban Planning. She put her educational experience to use, having worked in all branches and all levels of government including local, regional, state, and federal. She even spent time during college working for a non-profit environmental watchdog organization.

Switching from government service and community planning to fiction writing wasn't as big of a

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By Chloe Ellefson, Museum Curator

From the Chloe Ellefson Mysteries

by Kathleen Ernst

Almost everyone has favorite food traditions that emerge around the holidays. Even people who don't spend much time thinking about heritage often treasure Grandma's cookie recipes.

My parents pride themselves on being among the dwindling group of Wisconsinites who can claim "pure" Norwegian heritage. Some of my e... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 16, 2017 22:00
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Flowerbed of State (A White...

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The Scarlet Pepper (A White...

3.79 avg rating — 214 ratings — published 2012 — 5 editions
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Oak and Dagger (A White Hou...

3.99 avg rating — 151 ratings — published 2013 — 4 editions
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Asking for Truffle (A South...

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Playing With Bonbon Fire (A...

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Birds in Paradise

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