Category Archives: book reviews

New Edition and Cover for Hunting Mariah!

Announcing the new edition and cover of my first novel, Hunting Mariah, is now available on Create Space and coming soon to Amazon, Kindle, Barnes & Noble. BLURB: An insane killer, obsessed with blood and death, seeks revenge with those he perceives … Continue reading

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Limerick – Jemsbooks – Colby!

Another limerick for you to enjoy, hopefully!! Here is the limerick for my eighth children’s book, Colby the Courageous Cat (2016). If you would like to read the other limericks, go to Louey, Ricky, Lamby, Jerry, Jesse, Broose and Sebastian. Limerick Colby … Continue reading

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Limerick – Jemsbooks – Sebastian!

  Here’s another limerick to enjoy from Jemsbooks’ Children’s Books. I have been having a grand old time writing these limericks each day. I hope you are enjoying them too! This one is about my seventh published book, Sebastian Meets Marvin … Continue reading

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Limerick – Jemsbooks – Jerry!

If you are just tuning in, I have been writing limericks for my nine children’s books. I posted three previous ones. Go to Limerick for Louey here, Ricky here, and Lamby here. Here is the fourth limerick for my fourth published … Continue reading

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Limerick of Jemsbooks – Louey!

Recently I perused my lovely friend, Bette A. Stevens’ website, when she posted a beautiful limerick about her beloved butterflies. Check it out here. I found it quite entertaining and decided to give it a try on my children’s books. … Continue reading

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Guest Author – Deb Hockenberry!

Deb Hockenberry Please help me welcome author Deb Hockenberry to Jemsbooks Blog. So nice to have you here today to share your new book with my readers and me. Please tell us something about yourself. When did you know that … Continue reading

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Special Price on Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series and Giveaway!

DAVEY & DEREK JUNIOR DETECTIVES COMING YOUR WAY AT $9.99 each until December 31, 2016! To celebrate the latest Pinnacle Award on Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, Book 3, I have reduced the price of each of the three books from … Continue reading

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Guest Post by Author, Robert K. Swisher, Jr.

I am pleased to have the talented author, Robert K. Swisher, Jr., here today to introduce his newest book, Vent. Robert has written several other books, some of which I have read and reviewed. He has a wonderful sense of … 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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Summer is Here and So Are the Roses!

SUMMER IS HERE AND SO ARE THE ROSES AND OTHER FLOWERS! Petunias, geraniums and marigolds! I love the summer, not because I could go to the beach or just sit out on my deck or take a walk and enjoy … Continue reading

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