Monthly Archives: August 2016

Sebastian Meets Marvin the Monkey

Originally posted on BOOK CHAT:
Words by Janice Spina Pictures by John Spina ? Synopsis When a little boy, Sebastian, goes to the zoo he meets Marvin the monkey. Sebastian loves monkeys and likes to watch them climb the trees.…

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Pinnacle Book Achievement Award!

I am delighted and excited to announce that Book 2 of Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, The Case of the Mysterious Black Cat, just won the Pinnacle Book Achievement Award in the Young Adult Category! Still jumping up and … Continue reading

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Incredible Birds – Humming Birds!

I love these little guys! Every day I spend time observing them. They are sweet but quite feisty when other humming birds try to drink from their feeders. They will fight for their place. They are fascinating and entertaining and … Continue reading

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Sally’s Cafe and Bookstore – Book of the Week – How Far is Heaven by J.E. Spina

Originally posted on Smorgasbord – Variety is the spice of life:
Today’s book is the paranormal romance, How Far is Heaven by J.E. Spina who also writes award winning children’s book as Janice Spina. About How Far is Heaven. Parker…

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Books, Books, Glorious Books!

Originally posted on Hugh's Views & News:
Last weekend, I gave you Five Blog Posts I Recommend You Read. This weekend it’s all about books! Check out these five posts and consider downloading at least one book from any…

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My books

Lovely collection of books by talented author, Sally Cronin! Check them out and stock up your library! Here are my current books available on Amazon, the Moyhill site and  Smashwords. All except for Just Food for Health are available in … Continue reading

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Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Book 3 is here!

I am excited to announce that Book 3 of my MG/PT series, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives, The Case of the Magical Ivory Elephant, is now available on Create Space and coming this week to Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and other … Continue reading

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Summer is Flying By!

    I can’t believe how fast summer is flying by! Our flowers are doing well even if there hasn’t been much rain. Of course my husband and I water them daily as long as there’s no ban on using … Continue reading

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Wonderful Reviews of How Far Is Heaven!

I am so excited to receive these wonderful reviews of my new novel, How Far Is Heaven. Thank you to the lovely people who wrote these reviews and thank you to all readers who do reviews! Reviews are like Christmas presents each … Continue reading

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Make August WRITE A REVIEW On AMAZON MONTH @TerryTyler4 #AugustReviews

Originally posted on The Write Stuff:
August 2016 is Write An Amazon Review Month! By @TerryTyler4 #AugustReviews  On Monday 25th July, book blogger Rosie Amber wrote this post encouraging readers and writers alike to post a short review on Amazon for…

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