Tag Archives: children’s books

Flowers are everywhere!

FLOWERS ARE EVERYWHERE! I love all kinds of flowers and revel in their beauty! Each time I go out for a walk I frantically snap every flower I happen to see. This drives my poor husband crazy. Sigh! Below are … Continue reading

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Hummingbirds are now here!!

HUMMINGBIRDS ARE NOW HERE! This is the second post I have written about these lovely little critters. Here is the previous one. The bird feeders are out! Now to catch them in action! You have to be quick to see … Continue reading

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Writing Can Be Fun for Kids!

WRITING CAN BE FUN FOR KIDS! I hear many times from my grandkids that writing is not fun. When I worked in a school system in Massachusetts the kids would groan when we asked them to write a story about … Continue reading

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The Mouse that Squeaked – Adventures Continue!

THE MOUSE THAT SQUEAKED – ADVENTURES CONTINUE! Several months ago I posted about a mouse problem we had in our house. This little critter and his buddies made a mess of my pantry cabinet. I inadvertently left all kinds of … Continue reading

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Signs that spring is finally here!

SIGNS THAT SPRING IS FINALLY HERE! The weather here in New England, USA is still a little cool – 50’s. This is a vast improvement over a week ago when we had snow and 30 degree temps. My husband and … Continue reading

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Spring Showcase of Books on Sally Cronin’s Cafe & Bookstore!

I am honored to be included in this spring installment of authors on Sally Cronin’s fabulous blog! Thank you, Sslly! Head over and spend some time perusing her list of authors and their books! You will find quite a variety … Continue reading

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Study: Reading Programs May Improve Kids’ Behavior!

I found this interesting study about reading  by Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) in the New Hampshire Union Leader on Thursday, March 29, 2018 on page 84. This may be enlightening to many parents who have children with behavior problems. Here … Continue reading

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Where’s SPRING?

Here in the Northeast (New England) USA we still have snow that blankets our yards. It was officially spring a day ago but where is it hiding? The photo above is of our deck on March 8th from the first … Continue reading

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New Children’s Book – Cover Reveal – Lucy the Talented Toy Terrier!

NEW CHILDREN’S BOOK IS JOINING JEMSBOOKS FAMILY OF BOOKS! COVER REVEAL – LUCY THE TALENTED TOY TERRIER! COVER BY JOHN SPINA I am happy and excited to announce this new children’s book, Lucy the Talented Toy Terrier, has joined Jemsbooks … Continue reading

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Writing in Different Genres!

Writing in Different Genres How important is it for authors to be able to write across genres? First of all, not everyone cares to write in multi-genres. There are some who choose to write in one genre and for select … Continue reading

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