Category Archives: Pinnacle Book Awards

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

Goodreads Giveaway of Davey & Derek Junior Detectives, book 3, The Case of the Magical Ivory Elephant. This book won a Pinnacle Book Achievement Award. It is part of the series with twins Davey & Derek Donato, self-proclaimed junior detectives. Middle-grade, … 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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Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Price still $9.99!

Hurry and pick up your copies of Books 1-3 at $9.99 each before the prices go up on 1/14/17 to $11.99 each on Amazon. Book 4 is available at $11.99 now on Amazon and Barnes & Noble. Look for new … Continue reading

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Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, Book 4 is now here!!

THE CASE OF THE BROWN SCRAGGLY DOG (Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, Book 4) Now available on Create Space, Amazon and Barnes & Noble and other online stores. Book Blurb: Davey and Derek Donato are at it again in this … 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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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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Pinnacle Book Achievement Award!

I am delighted and excited to announce that Book 2 of Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, The Case of the Mysterious Black Cat, just won the Pinnacle Book Achievement Award in the Young Adult Category! Still jumping up and … Continue reading

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Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Book 3 is here!

I am excited to announce that Book 3 of my MG/PT series, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives, The Case of the Magical Ivory Elephant, is now available on Create Space and coming this week to Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and other … 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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