Category Archives: novels

More Views of Aruba!

In case you are just tuning in – we are in Aruba for three weeks. I can’t get enough of this beautiful place. We have been coming for nineteen years together but I first visited Aruba in 1986. It has … Continue reading

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Jemsbooks – Book Signing on Saturday, October 21, 2017!

Book signing coming! Hurry over and check out all 17 Jemsbooks! Please stop by St. Lucy Church Sodality Craft Fair on Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 9-3 pm. I will be there signing 17 different Jemsbooks for purchase. There will … Continue reading

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What does it mean to be an Indie Author?

I have been an Indie Author since 2013 and often asked myself this question. What does it mean to be an indie author? There are many things that come to mind. Some of them are positive while others are negative. 1. … Continue reading

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Odd Jobs and Characters with Sally Cronin

Check out this fascinating post about incredible Sally Cronin’s old jobs. She is an extraordinary person who is talented and creative and can do just about anything. Her odd jobs prove this fact. In her books she draws from her … Continue reading

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Summer Newsletter – Jemsbooks!

Here is my summer newsletter that I wrote in July 2017. I already have more news to share for my fall newsletter which I will post in November. JEMSBOOKS BY Janice Spina aka J.E. Spina BOOKS FOR ALL AGES!   … Continue reading

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Tell Me a Story Janice Spina

Originally posted on Annette Rochelle Aben:
Today’s guest on Tell Me a Story, is the award winning author, Janice Spina She has published in a variety of genres and loves to write everyday.  Of course, it helps that her husband joins in…

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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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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

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