Dorothy Gilman (1923-2012) was the author of 14 Mrs. Pollifax novels, including The Unexpected Mrs. Pollifax, the series debut; Mrs. Pollifax Pursued; Mrs. Pollifax and the Lion Killer; Mrs. Pollifax, Innocent Tourist; and Mrs. Pollifax Unveiled. She was also the author of many other novels, among them Thale's Folly.
"Should delight you whether you're looking for smiles or thrills."--The New York Times Book Review
"Mrs. Pollifax gives Agatha Christie's Miss Marple a rival to reckon with."--Toronto Star