Category Archives: Jemsbooks for all ages

Working on Sequel to First Novel, Hunting Mariah!

I need to spend some serious time working on my sequel to my first novel, Hunting Mariah. There have been so many distractions and now I need to give it all my attention. My husband just completed illustrating my new … Continue reading

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Snow, Snow, and More Snow and Soup too!

A couple of days ago these deer were outside my front window on the right and in my backyard on the left. It hadn’t even gotten dark yet. They always wait after dusk to roam around out in the open … Continue reading

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Goals for 2018 for Jemsbooks!

HAPPY 2018! This year in 2018 my goals will be high as in the past. I find that if I give myself a challenge I will try to rise up to it! I feel most people, if given a lofty … Continue reading

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Year 2017 in Review! Happy New Year to all in 2018!

This is my second Newsletter for 2017. This is my 2017 year in review.   This newsletter is my way of keeping you in the loop of new books and happenings with Jemsbooks. There have been some new additions and … Continue reading

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Jemsbooks for Christmas!

I recently received a surprise. One of the winners of my 5th Blogging Anniversary drawing – Annika Perry – sent me a photo of the book she won, Hunting Mariah. She made it look so festive in the center of her lovely … Continue reading

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Twelve Days of Christmas!

Back in 2014 I was lucky to win the Twelve Days of Christmas beautiful drawn by talented and lovely soprano, Charlotte Hoather from a contest on her blog. I also won at that time three CDs of Charlotte’s amazing voice. … Continue reading

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First Snowfall – Feels like Christmas!

We had our first snowfall for the year. It began around 12:30 pm on Saturday and continued lightly throughout the night. The accumulation wasn’t significant – only about 5-6 inches but everything is covered in white and glistening. It’s so … Continue reading

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Christmas is Coming! Are you Ready?

Christmas is coming! Are you ready? We are all shopping, wrapping and preparing for the big day! It will be here soon! Everything is so commercialized that we sometimes forget what the true meaning of Christmas really is. Let’s take … Continue reading

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HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

To all my American friends I want to wish you a HAPPY THANKSGIVING and a wonderful day to all those who aren’t celebrating Thanksgiving. Here is a poem I shared back in 2013 @ by Janice Spina. A Thanksgiving Poem: … Continue reading

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