Category Archives: novels

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

Posted in animal stories, Award-winning books, Books for all ages, Books for kids, books in rhyme, children's books, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, Jemsbooks, kindness to others, middle-grade series, Mystery, novels, Romantic suspense/thriller, Short story collection, Summer reading, summer reading for kids, Writing, book reviews and publishing, poetry, children's books, YA and novels, YA and novels | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 17 Comments

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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Blogging Anniversary – Special Promotions!

I can’t believe it but I have been blogging for FOUR YEARS now! WordPress sent me a reminder but I got so busy with stuff that I forgot to post the news! I also received today a notice that I now have … Continue reading

Posted in 5-star reviews, Amazon Promotion, blogging anniversary, Christmas gifts, crime/mystery/thriller, How Far Is Heaven, Jemsbooks, Jemsbooks blog, Kindle Countdown Deal, novels, paranormal romance, Reading, Writing, book reviews and publishing, poetry, children's books, YA and novels | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 27 Comments

Goodreads Giveaway Ended for How Far Is Heaven!

Thank you to all who took part in the recent Goodreads Giveaway of my newest novel, How Far Is Heaven.  Congratulations to the three winners – 2 from USA and 1 from Canada. I will be mailing out the books today! … Continue reading

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Incredible Birds – Humming Birds!

I love these little guys! Every day I spend time observing them. They are sweet but quite feisty when other humming birds try to drink from their feeders. They will fight for their place. They are fascinating and entertaining and … Continue reading

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New Novel Coming Soon!

Things have been hectic lately in my life and I am currently working on two new books in between other things going on. I had hoped to publish my new novel, a paranormal/mystery/romance, How Far Is Heaven, under J.E. Spina, back … Continue reading

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Beta Readers Wanted for New Novels!

I am currently looking for beta readers for four novels, a paranormal/mystery and a romantic mystery and two middle-grade detective novels. Please only 18+ need apply. Anyone interested please contact me by email jjspina@myfairpoint.net as soon as possible. Please put … Continue reading

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Emails Getting Out of Control!

I find that I am drowning under thousands of emails a week! My emails have multiplied over three years from a manageable hundred to thousands a week in the time I have been involved with social media. I spend so … Continue reading

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Presenting a Phenomenal Multi-Author Cross-Genre Promotion!

I am honored to be part of a talented group of authors who make up this Multi-Author Cross-Genre Promotion!  A special “Thank You” to Michael Fedison for organizing this event!! Please check out all links below for special promotions by each … Continue reading

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