Category Archives: Summer reading

Rocks of New Hampshire!

Mountain Views There are more rocks than we residents of New Hampshire care to have. Each time we dig in our yards we hit more rocks, some small some large. Before houses can be built blasting takes place in many … Continue reading

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Author’s Night By the Sea at Red Hook Brewery, Portsmouth, NH USA!

Author’s Night By the Sea at Red Hook Brewery, Portsmouth, NH USA! My husband and I will be attending this Author’s Event on Sunday, April 15, 2018.  There will be up to 50 local and nationally known authors. I am … Continue reading

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Strange Cloud Appeared!

I looked out my kitchen window tonight and saw a strange cloud suddenly appearing. It began as a mushroom head then kept changing until it finally disappeared. It changed colors as the sun went down to make it even more … Continue reading

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Summer Flowers & Dragonflies Too!

I can’t believe it’s August already! Where did the summer go? I have been busy with cookouts, parties, birthdays and such. Being so active has made days fly by quicker. I need to slow it all down. How about you? … Continue reading

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Pinnacle Book Achievement Award for Jerry the Crabby Crayfish!

Jerry the  Crabby Crayfish just won a Pinnacle Book Achievement Award! I am so excited that my most popular book has received this presigious award! Best Books in the Category of CHILDREN’S INTEREST Jerry The Crabby Crayfish Janice Spina http://jemsbooks.com Here … 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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Interview of Janice Spina aka J.E. Spina on Deanie Dunne’s Blogspot!

Hi everyone! I am honored to be on award-winning author, Deanie Dunne’s, lovely blog. Please go check it out. Maybe you will learn something new about me. http://dhdunne.blogspot.com Thank you, Deanie, for your kind support of my new book, An … Continue reading

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Wonderful Reviews of How Far Is Heaven!

I am so excited to receive these wonderful reviews of my new novel, How Far Is Heaven. Thank you to the lovely people who wrote these reviews and thank you to all readers who do reviews! Reviews are like Christmas presents each … 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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