Category Archives: middle-grade books

Davey & Derek Book 5 is Now Here!

Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, Book 5, The Case of the Sad Mischievous Ghost is now here! It’s available on Createspace, Amazon, Kindle, and soon to Barnes & Noble. This is the one your children have been waiting for – … Continue reading

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Interview with Author Deanie Humphrys-Dunne!

Please welcome award-winning author Deanie Humphrys-Dunne. Deanie is a talented and inspiring person who did the impossible to reach her goal. I’ll let Deanie tell us about herself and her books. Thank you, Deanie, for coming today to share your … Continue reading

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Cover Reveal for Book 5 of Davey & Derek Series!

I am excited to reveal the cover for Book 5 of Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, The Case of the Sad Mischievous Ghost! I absolutely love this cover! Hope you like it too!! My husband, John, did an amazing … 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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New Jemsbooks Available at Second Peek Children’s Boutique!

Jemsbooks shelf at Second Peek Boutique New Jemsbooks are now available at Second Peek Boutique, Colby the Courageous Cat and The Case of the Brown Scraggly Dog, Book 4, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series. For those who do not live near please … Continue reading

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Some Wise Advice in These Funnies!

My friend Steve sent these funnies to me today. They gave me a few good laughs and wanted to share them with you to spread the chuckles. Hope you enjoyed these ditties. Thank you for stopping by! Remember: Reading Gives … 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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Jemsbooks at Second Peek Children’s Boutique!

I am pleased to announce that Jemsbooks (children’s and MG/PT books) will be available at this new and exciting store, Second Peek Children’s Boutique, which is coming to Manchester, New Hampshire, USA, grand opening to be September 12, 2016. I … Continue reading

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The Beauty Around Us

I love walking all year round for exercise and just to enjoy being outdoors in the lovely weather. Being especially observant I notice everything beautiful or even strange. I took a photo of this moth on my slider recently. It … Continue reading

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What Defines You as an Author?

What Defines You as an Author? There are many things that define an author. Voice – Each author has his/her own voice. Certain distinctive patterns in one’s writing can identify them, making them stand out from the rest. Some authors … Continue reading

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