Dorothy Bodoin lives in Royal Oak, Michigan. A graduate of Oakland University with Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in English literature, Dorothy worked as a secretary for Chrysler Missile Corporation in Italy for two years. For several more years she taught English in a Michigan high school. She is the author of the Foxglove Corners Cozy Mystery series, six novels of romantic suspense, and one Gothic romance. Having lost her beloved collie companion, Kinder, in December, she currently hopes to add a rescue collie to her household.