Category Archives: Books for all ages

Rocks of New Hampshire!

Mountain Views There are more rocks than we residents of New Hampshire care to have. Each time we dig in our yards we hit more rocks, some small some large. Before houses can be built blasting takes place in many … Continue reading

Posted in Adults and Teens, animal stories, author, Award-winning books, Books for all ages, books in rhyme, children's books, crime/mystery/thriller, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, Jemsbooks for all ages, MG/PT/YA Books, Mystery/suspense/thriller, New Hampshire - the Granite State, Reading, rocks of New Hampshire, Romantic suspense/thriller, Summer reading, summer reading for kids, Thrillers, adventures, sci-fi, mysteries, Writing, book reviews and publishing, poetry, children's books, YA and novels | Tagged , , , , , | 13 Comments

Author’s Night By the Sea at Red Hook Brewery, Portsmouth, NH USA!

Author’s Night By the Sea at Red Hook Brewery, Portsmouth, NH USA! My husband and I will be attending this Author’s Event on Sunday, April 15, 2018.  There will be up to 50 local and nationally known authors. I am … Continue reading

Posted in 5-star reviews, Adults and Teens, Author Event, Author's Night by the Sea, Award-winning books, Books for all ages, books in rhyme, children's books, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, Jemsbooks for all ages, MG/PT/YA Books, middle-grade books, multi-author event, Mystery/suspense/thriller, New England Authors Expo Book Sale Event, Reading, Summer reading, summer reading for kids, Thrillers, adventures, sci-fi, mysteries, Writing, book reviews and publishing, poetry, children's books, YA and novels, YA and novels | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 21 Comments

Elusive realities: Janice Spina – Visits from Beyond

I was honored to be on Sue Vincent’s fascinating blog to share – Visits from Beyond. This was a visit I had one night from my grandmother who passed nine years ago. Each time I lost one of my family … Continue reading

Posted in author, books, Books for all ages, children's books, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, Jemsbooks for all ages, novels, Reading is Good for your Health, Visits from beyond, Writing, book reviews and publishing, poetry, children's books, YA and novels | Tagged , , , , , , | 14 Comments

Spring Showcase of Books on Sally Cronin’s Cafe & Bookstore!

I am honored to be included in this spring installment of authors on Sally Cronin’s fabulous blog! Thank you, Sslly! Head over and spend some time perusing her list of authors and their books! You will find quite a variety … Continue reading

Posted in 5-star reviews, authors, Books for all ages, children's books authors, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives, Book 5, How Far Is Heaven, Hunting Mariah, Jemsbooks for all ages, Lucy the Talented Toy Terrier, Mariah’s Revenge, middle-grade books, multi-genres, Mystery/suspense/thriller, New children's book, Reading is Good for your Health, Sally Cronin’s Cafe & Bookstore, Short story collection, Writing, book reviews and publishing, poetry, children's books, YA and novels, YA and novels | Tagged , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Study: Reading Programs May Improve Kids’ Behavior!

I found this interesting study about reading  by Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) in the New Hampshire Union Leader on Thursday, March 29, 2018 on page 84. This may be enlightening to many parents who have children with behavior problems. Here … Continue reading

Posted in animal stories, blogging, Books for all ages, Books for kids, children's books, Jemsbooks for all ages, middle-grade books, Reading, Reading is Good for your Health, Writing, book reviews and publishing, poetry, children's books, YA and novels | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

Where’s SPRING?

Here in the Northeast (New England) USA we still have snow that blankets our yards. It was officially spring a day ago but where is it hiding? The photo above is of our deck on March 8th from the first … Continue reading

Posted in autumn, Books for all ages, fall beauty, Jemsbooks for all ages, Reading, snowstorm, spring, Writing, book reviews and publishing, poetry, children's books, YA and novels | Tagged , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

New Children’s Book – Cover Reveal – Lucy the Talented Toy Terrier!

NEW CHILDREN’S BOOK IS JOINING JEMSBOOKS FAMILY OF BOOKS! COVER REVEAL – LUCY THE TALENTED TOY TERRIER! COVER BY JOHN SPINA I am happy and excited to announce this new children’s book, Lucy the Talented Toy Terrier, has joined Jemsbooks … Continue reading

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What are Authors made of?

We all know what little girls are made of: Photo compliments of Pixel What are little girls made of? What are little girls made of? Sugar and spice, And everything nice, That’s what little girls are made of. Author: Unknown … Continue reading

Posted in adventure, authors, blogging, Books for all ages, children's books, Clarence Henry the Hermit Crab, crustaceans, Hunting Mariah, Jemsbooks for all ages, new books, Reading, Writing, book reviews and publishing, poetry, children's books, YA and novels | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

A Fun Author’s Event at Zorvino Vineyard!

AUTHOR’S NIGHT AT ZORVINO VINEYARD, SANDOWN, NH, USA It was a lovely night despite the frigid weather at the beautiful Zorvino Vineyard! This was the first time we had been to this venue. We heard about it through Chris Obert … Continue reading

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More Books from Sally’s Cafe and Bookstore!

I am honored to be listed among these talented authors in Sally Cronin’s Cafe and Bookstore. This latest post has some new books, one is mine, and some wonderful new reviews of the books. Stop by and check out some … Continue reading

Posted in 5-star reviews, authors, blogging, Books for all ages, Clarence Henry the Hermit Crab, crustaceans, Jemsbooks, new books, Reading, Sally Cronin’s Cafe & Bookstore, Writing, book reviews and publishing, poetry, children's books, YA and novels | Tagged , , , , , | 5 Comments