Tag Archives: books in rhyme

Limerick of Jemsbooks – Louey!

Recently I perused my lovely friend, Bette A. Stevens’ website, when she posted a beautiful limerick about her beloved butterflies. Check it out here. I found it quite entertaining and decided to give it a try on my children’s books. … 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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New Children’s Book from Jemsbooks Now Here!

Jeffrey the Jittery Giraffe Here is a sneak peek of the cover done by my husband, John! My newest children’s book is now here – Jeffrey the Jittery Giraffe, for ages PS-Grade 3. It is an easy reader for beginner readers and … 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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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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Authors Promoted – alphabetical listing (M-Z)

Thank you, Susan Toy, for this honor, being listed with all these talented authors! You are a wonderful support and friend to all! Christmas blessings to you and may 2016 be a successful year for you and the authors you … Continue reading

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Five-star reviews of middle-grade book, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives!

Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Book 2 – The Case of the Mysterious Black Cat I am happy and blessed to say my middle-grade book 2 has received some lovely five-star reviews. Thank you, reviewers, for your kindness in reading and … Continue reading

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Work in Progress!

Hi everyone! I have to apologize for not posting lately. There have been many family commitments that have kept me too busy to blog or work on my novel and children’s books. Family always comes first! I hope to get … Continue reading

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Goodreads Giveaway – Sebastian Meets Marvin the Monkey!

Goodreads Giveaway now on until Sept. 10, 2015 Enter for a chance to win 1 of 3 signed copies of Sebastian Meets Marvin the Monkey. http://goodreads.com/book/show/25667820-sebastian-meets-marvin-the-monkey This is an adorable rhyming book that encourages children to be kind to animals. … Continue reading

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How Important is Reading to Children’s Brain Development?

How important is reading to children’s brain development? I recently read an article by two doctors, Dr. Mehmet Oz & Dr. Michal Roizen, in my local newspaper that stated that ‘Reading is brain food for kids.’  Google this interesting article by … Continue reading

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