About Gayle Martin

For more information about Gayle Martin, please visit her blog, From the Writer's Desk.


You can also sample some of her historic recipes at Rosie's Riveting Recipes.  www.rosiesrivetingrecipes.com.

Gayle Homes Martin became an author in 2005 when she self-published her first book, Anna's Kitchen: a Compilation of Historic WWII Recipes You Can Create in Your Kitchen Today. 

"I was such a smart-alec at the time," laughs Martin. "I thought it would be easy, but it turned out to be a real learning experience, and I wanted to learn more."

In 2006, Gayle signed on with Five Star Publications, Inc., publisher of her award winning Luke and Jenny series of historical novels for young readers. Her first book, Gunfight at the O.K. Corral, was a finalist at the 2007 Hollywood Book Festival, and her second book, Billy the Kid and the Lincoln County War, was a finalist in in 2007 Indie Book Awards of Excellence.

Gayle started Good Oak Press in 2011. In 2016 she published an updated version of Anna's Kitchen, titled Rosie's Riveting Recipes, as well as new editions of the Luke and Jenny series.

When Gayle isn't writing she's producing book trailers. She also enjoys music, photography and traveling.