Anna's Kitchen was followed by the award-winning Luke and Jenny Series of historical novels for young readers. Originally published by Five Star Publications, Inc., Gunfight at the O.K. Corral: Luke and Jenny Visit Tombstone, was published in 2006 and was an Honorary Mention at the 2007 Hollywood Book Festival. The second book, Billy the Kid and the Lincoln County War: a Luke and Jenny Adventure was published in 2007 and was a finalist in the Indie Book Awards of Excellence. The third and final book in the series, Riding with the James Gang: a Luke and Jenny Adventure was published in 2010.
Gayle founded her own publishing company, Good Oak Press, LLC., in 2011, and she began writing romance novels under the pen name Marina Martindale. In 2016 Gayle released an updated edition of Anna's Kitchen, titled, Rosie's Riveting Recipes. In includes additional historic WW2 ration recipes and more stories of the American home front.
Gayle currently resides in Tucson, Arizona, and she enjoys music, photography and traveling.