Category Archives: kindness to others

Reading is Good for You!

Jemsbooks.com  Books for all ages! When we read a book it is like traveling around the world, or to outer space, or to a land that only exists in a writer’s mind, or into the mind of a killer, or … Continue reading

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Lest We Forget – September 11th!

Wherever you were on that tragic day, You will never forget the horror. You will never forget the sorrow. You will never forget the pain. You will never forget the loss. You will never forget the grief. You will never … Continue reading

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How Common is Courtesy? – Guest Post by, Annette Rochelle Aben …

Lovely post about common courtesy. Please help spread some kindness. It can be catchy. Thank you, Don and Annette, for this reminder. We should all try being courteous and bring on some smiles. Source: How Common is Courtesy? – Guest … Continue reading

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Reader’s Favorite Award Winner!

I am excited to announce that Book 3 of my Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, The Case of the Magical Ivory Elephant, just won a Silver Medal in Reader’s Favorite Book Awards in Children’s Mystery! I feel blessed to receive this … Continue reading

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May God Bless Houston!

Please take a moment out of your day and pray for those who have lost their lives in Houston, Texas! Thank you! These are photos taken by newspapers over five days of the storm. As everyone has seen and heard, … Continue reading

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New Children’s Book from Jemsbooks Now Here!

Jeffrey the Jittery Giraffe Here is a sneak peek of the cover done by my husband, John! My newest children’s book is now here – Jeffrey the Jittery Giraffe, for ages PS-Grade 3. It is an easy reader for beginner readers and … Continue reading

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Gorgeous Flowers to Share!

When I saw these breaktakingly beautiful flowers I just had to share. Thank you to my friend, Steve, for sending them my way. Words can’t do justice to them. Do you think God will ever run out of ideas? Enjoy … Continue reading

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Summer Reading for Kids of All Ages!

Pre-School – Grade 3  – Written in rhyme with life lessons – stories encourage children to behave, to respect others differences, to listen to your mother, show kindness to others, it’s okay to be different, love one another, be kind … Continue reading

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A Short Story for Christmas!

Hi Everyone! I would like to share a short story I wrote two years ago which I hope to publish in a collection of stories next year. I have since written three more short stories and hope to add six … Continue reading

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A Few Chuckles to Ease the Stress of the Holidays!

To help ease the stress of the holidays please enjoy these for some  much needed chuckles. They were sent to me by my friend, Steve. I found this timely, because today I was in a store that sells sunglasses, and … Continue reading

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