Tag Archives: Award-winning books

Limerick – Jemsbooks – Colby!

Another limerick for you to enjoy, hopefully!! Here is the limerick for my eighth children’s book, Colby the Courageous Cat (2016). If you would like to read the other limericks, go to Louey, Ricky, Lamby, Jerry, Jesse, Broose and Sebastian. Limerick Colby … Continue reading

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Limerick – Jemsbooks – Jesse!

This is a post I wrote in 2017 about my children’s book, Jesse the Precocious Polar Bear. Now is the time to stock up for the summer with fun books for your children that will instill in them good behavior. Happy … Continue reading

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Author’s Night at Zorvino Vineyard!

Come to a fabulous Author’s Night! ZORVINO VINEYARD 266 Main Street Sandown, NH  03873 Friday, February 2, 2018 6:00 – 9:00 pm We will be there from 6-9 pm! There will be food, wine, conversation and books! All Jemsbooks will … Continue reading

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Jemsbooks for Christmas!

I recently received a surprise. One of the winners of my 5th Blogging Anniversary drawing – Annika Perry – sent me a photo of the book she won, Hunting Mariah. She made it look so festive in the center of her lovely … Continue reading

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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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New Cover for Book 2, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives, The Case of the Mysterious Black Cat!

I am excited to share with you the new cover my husband, John, has created for Davey & Derek Junior Detectives, Book 2, The Case of the Mysterious Black Cat. I thought it needed to be updated even though at the time … Continue reading

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Reading Gives You Wings to Fly and My Birthday!

Today is supposed to rain all day! I plan to make my own sunshine on this day, July 7th! It’s my birthday!! Please help me celebrate by having a piece of my apple pie! I prefer pie to cake any … Continue reading

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Cover Reveal for Book 5 of Davey & Derek Series!

I am excited to reveal the cover for Book 5 of Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, The Case of the Sad Mischievous Ghost! I absolutely love this cover! Hope you like it too!! My husband, John, did an amazing … Continue reading

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Does Reading Make You Healthier and Happier?

Here is a re-blog of a post about the importance of reading by Drs. Oz & Roizen. I hope you enjoy this post again. I updated it a little bit. Happy Reading! BOOKS AND MORE BOOKS I recently read the … 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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