Category Archives: summer reading for kids

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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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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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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Jemsbooks at Second Peek Children’s Boutique!

I am pleased to announce that Jemsbooks (children’s and MG/PT books) will be available at this new and exciting store, Second Peek Children’s Boutique, which is coming to Manchester, New Hampshire, USA, grand opening to be September 12, 2016. I … 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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A Happy Anniversary – Blessings & Thanks!

  My husband and I recently celebrated our 17th anniversary! I can’t believe how fast the time has flown! He sent these me these gorgeous roses! I feel blessed in so many ways. These are the reasons: I have a … Continue reading

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What Defines You as an Author?

What Defines You as an Author? There are many things that define an author. Voice – Each author has his/her own voice. Certain distinctive patterns in one’s writing can identify them, making them stand out from the rest. Some authors … 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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