Category Archives: children’s books

The Mouse that Squeaked – Adventures Continue!

THE MOUSE THAT SQUEAKED – ADVENTURES CONTINUE! Several months ago I posted about a mouse problem we had in our house. This little critter and his buddies made a mess of my pantry cabinet. I inadvertently left all kinds of … Continue reading

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Signs that spring is finally here!

SIGNS THAT SPRING IS FINALLY HERE! The weather here in New England, USA is still a little cool – 50’s. This is a vast improvement over a week ago when we had snow and 30 degree temps. My husband and … Continue reading

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Author Update on Sally’s Cafe and Bookstore!

Stop by and check out the Author Update on Sally’s Cafe and Bookstore! I am honored to among these talented authors and their splendid books! Thank you, Sally! Hugs xx While you are there please check out Sally’s wonderful site, … Continue reading

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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

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Author’s Night at Zorvino Vineyard!

Come to a fabulous Author’s Night! ZORVINO VINEYARD 266 Main Street Sandown, NH  03873 Friday, February 2, 2018 6:00 – 9:00 pm We will be there from 6-9 pm! There will be food, wine, conversation and books! All Jemsbooks will … Continue reading

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