News & Events

2/17/20: Coming Soon – Book 6 in the series…just have to track down the villain!


2/8/20: Bakerstreet Bistro Mysteries and Gates Creek Road Studio were at the Florence City Center Farmers Market

We had Grumpy’s woodworking, crafts, and of course Baker Street Bistro books! Always a great time at the Market!


1/25/20: Here are a few photos from the 2nd Annual Black Creek Literary Festival in Darlington, SC. Really enjoyed meeting everyone!

Authors, visitors, and The Baker Street Bistro Mysteries table at the Black Creek Literary Festival.

12/23/19: Baker Street Bistro Mysteries was at the Florence City Center Farmers Market on Dec. 21st, helping out those last minute Christmas shoppers. For a gift idea, check out the basket below:

Gift basket including Dolce Vita chocolate, Belstar sparkling wine, Batch Nine Festive Coffee Blend, jeweled ornaments, and the latest two Bistro Mysteries. Perfect for a cozy weekend!

12/14/19: The Doctors Bruce and Lee Foundation Library in Florence, SC hosted the Pee Dee Author Expo with 17 local authors. Everyone who bought 3 or more Baker Street Bistro Mysteries got a free jeweled ornament!


12/8/19: Here are a few pictures from the book signing at The Nook Bookstore in Hartsville, SC on Dec. 6th, and the Hemingway Christmas Festival in Hemingway, SC on Dec. 7th.


11/30/19: Thanks to everyone who came out to visit on Small Business Saturday at Dolce Vita Cafe & More! Author Georgia Griebel Gates also celebrated the end of her chemotherapy with one of Dolce Vita’s cocktails!


11/23/19: Baker Street Bistro Mysteries and Gathering author Dianne Poston Owens had a booth at the Hemingway Street Dance in Hemingway, SC! It was a wonderful event with food, music and fun.


11/21/19: Had a great time at the Christmas Open House at The Driggers House in Scranton, SC. Enjoyed signing books and meeting some great folks!


10/30/19: The Bistro Guild Mystery (Book 4) and The Bistro Christmas Mystery (Book 5) are complete!

The Bistro Guild Mystery: Can Gracie manage a hurricane on top of extortion and murder? This case hits a little too close to home.

The Bistro Christmas Mystery: After the Bistro Gang’s Christmas celebration is spoiled by murder, Gracie faces a new year full of puzzling events.

Cover illustrations are by local SC artist Pat Bodkin.


8/3/19: Books 4 and 5 in the series are coming soon! Book 4, “The Bistro Guild Mystery” is complete and just waiting on a cover. Book 5, “The Bistro Christmas Mystery” is almost done as well.


2/26/19: The Nook Bookstore in Hartsville, SC will be selling the Baker Street Bistro Mysteries!

The Nook Bookstore

2/23/19: Pee Dee Local Author Expo – Florence, South Carolina


1/24/19: The Baker Street Bistro Mysteries are now on sale at the Elephant Ear Gallery in Sumter, South Carolina. I plan to be there for their tea on February 7th. They have lots of wonderful gift items along with books.


1/18/19: Bistro Swamp Mystery is advancing to the quarterfinalist round of the ScreenCraft Book Contest.