Category Archives: middle-grade series

Spring has finally sprung!!

An azalea beginning to bloom HAPPY SPRING!! Well, it looks as if spring has finally sprung in New Hampshire, USA! We have had a lot of rainy and cloudy days and it was time for a warmer sunnier day today. … 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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Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series Book 5 Coming!

New Cover Reveal will be soon! I am excited to share that my new book – Book 5 of the Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, The Case of the Sad Mischievous Ghost will be coming out next month. Blurb: … Continue reading

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Goodreads Giveaway of Book 3 of Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series – The Case of the Magical Ivory Elephant!

Goodreads Giveaway ended 4/19/17! Congratulations to the three winners – two from USA and 1 from CANADA! Books will be going out soon. Thank you to all 901 Participants who took part in this giveaway! Stayed tuned for two more … Continue reading

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No More Snow!

  Here are some pictures in case you didn’t get any snow where you live. It was tough shoveling our back deck. Had to do it in shifts because of the depth and drifts over the past few weeks. We’ve … Continue reading

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Does Reading Make You Healthier and Happier?

BOOKS AND MORE BOOKS I recently read the column of Drs. Oz & Roizen, titled Reading makes you healthier and happier. Here is partially what Drs. Oz & Roizen had to say. …But neuromarketing researchers from the University of Sussex’s … Continue reading

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Goals for 2017!

In 2016 I had set high goals for myself in writing, publishing and reviewing. I didn’t quite meet my goals but am pleased with what I accomplished. Writing and Publishing My goal for 2016 was to write and publish five … 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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Pinnacle Book Achievement Award for Book 3 of Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series!

Best Book in the Category of YOUNG ADULT  Davey & Derek Junior Detectives: The Case of the Magical Ivory Elephant Janice Spina What a wonderful early Christmas present! Book 3, The Case of the Magical Ivory Elephant: Davey & Derek … Continue reading

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Jemsbooks New Book Cover Reveal!

Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, Books 1, 2, 3 Purchase Book 1 Purchase Book 2 Purchase Book 3  Presenting the new book in the series: Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Book 4: The Case of the Brown Scraggly Dog … Continue reading

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