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Goodreads Giveaway of Colby the Courageous Cat!

I am happy to announce I have a new Goodreads Giveaway beginning on May 31 through June 30, 2017 of my children’s book, Colby the Courageous Cat! It will be available to USA residents only. I will be offering three autographed books … 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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New Jemsbooks Available at Second Peek Children’s Boutique!

Jemsbooks shelf at Second Peek Boutique New Jemsbooks are now available at Second Peek Boutique, Colby the Courageous Cat and The Case of the Brown Scraggly Dog, Book 4, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series. For those who do not live near please … Continue reading

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Children’s Books for Christmas!

Just in time for Christmas I dropped my prices on two children’s books, Louey the Lazy Elephant and Ricky the Rambunctious Raccoon from $14.99 to $12.99 for Louey and from $13.99 to $12.99 for Ricky. Jemsbooks are now $12.99 for most of the children’s books in paperback. Kindle … Continue reading

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A Few Chuckles to Ease the Stress of the Holidays!

To help ease the stress of the holidays please enjoy these for some  much needed chuckles. They were sent to me by my friend, Steve. I found this timely, because today I was in a store that sells sunglasses, and … Continue reading

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Rafflecopter Begins 1/11/16 – 1/18/16!

RAFFLECOPTER HAS ENDED! Drum roll please! I chose two random winners for this giveaway. Congratulations to the winners! I decided to choose two. They are – BARBARA MOJICA BETTE A. STEVENS I have emailed both winners and will mail out … Continue reading

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More Summer Reading with Jemsbooks – 51% Discount!

KINDLE COUNTDOWN DEAL! The next three Kindle books from the Jemsbooks collection that I am offering at a 51% discount for summer reading are scheduled for June 14 – June 19, 2015 at $1.99 each. Check them all out and pick up … Continue reading

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Another New Children’s Book From Jemsbooks!

  Sebastian Meets Marvin the Monkey Here is the cover of my new book, designed by my talented husband/illustrator, John. As you can see I have been very busy lately publishing two books. This new book is my latest children’s … Continue reading

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Goodreads Giveaway of Broose the Moose on the Loose!

Check out my Goodreads Giveaway going on now until April 30th. I am giving away three signed paperback copies of my newest children’s book, Broose the Moose on the Loose. Sign up for a chance to win. https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/132938-broose-the-moose-on-the-loose Broose the … Continue reading

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Broose the Moose on the Loose – New Children’s Book from Jemsbooks!

I am happy to announce my new children’s book. Book illustrated and cover created by my husband, John Spina. Copyrighted by Janice Spina and John Spina Broose the Moose on the Loose from Jemsbooks! He joins my other five children’s books … Continue reading

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