Wow, 100 Followers!


A special THANK YOU to all my followers and readers of my blog.  I have now reached over 100 followers!!!   I am so excited!  I have been blogging for seven months now.

There is much more to write about and I hope you all will continue to follow me.  I follow many of you too and have enjoyed your blogs immensely.  I continue to learn the ins and outs of blogging by reading some of your  fascinating work.

Blogging has opened my mind, my heart and my whole being to new and exciting things and enabled me to enlarge my small world and meet so many wonderful people.  I am proud to say many of you I can now call my friends.

Please continue with me along my ventures in creating and publishing more books.  I am happy to have published one so far but there are many more I have sitting in the wings just waiting for a chance to fly.  I will work hard to make them the best books they can be.

I am excited to bring my books to local schools and libraries.  Seeing the happy faces of children reading my books will make me realize why I am doing all this hard work!

Come along with me, my friends, for we have a lot of road to cover and like the saying goes, ‘you ain’t seen nothin’ yet’!!!!!  (I know this is a double negative, and ain’t isn’t a word but bear with me; it is how the saying goes.)  This doesn’t look good for a copy editor and author.

Thank you all for your support!!!  I couldn’t do anything without you!!!

REMEMBER:  READING GIVES YOU WINGS TO FLY!  (Boy, are we going to fly!!!)

Thought for the day:   Nothing is impossible if you believe in yourself!

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About jjspina

Janice is an award-winning author with 12 children's books for PS-Gr 4, 9 middle-grade/preteen/young adult books, written under Janice Spina, and 3 novels, and a short story collection written under J.E. Spina. She is also a writer of poetry, blogger, avid reader, reviewer and a copy editor. Janice has always loved writing and started very young writing poetry, then stories. Her children's book, Lamby the Lonely Lamby, won a Silver Medal in the Mom's Choice Awards. Book 1, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives, The Case of the Missing Cell Phone, won the Pinnacle Book Achievement Award and Honorable Mention from Readers' Favorite Book Awards. Book 2, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, The Case of the Mysterious Black Cat, won the Pinnacle Book Achievement Award and so did Book 3, The Case of the Magical Ivory Elephant, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series. Jerry the Crabby Crayfish, Broose the Moose on the loose, Colby the Courageous Cat, Book 5, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives, The Case of the Sad Mischievous Ghost, and Jeffrey the Jittery Giraffe, Davey & Derek Book 6, and Abby & Holly Books 1 & 2 all won Pinnacle Book Achievement Awards. Book 5 of Davey & Derek also won a Silver Medal from Authorsdb Cover Contest. Hunting Mariah and Mariah’s Revenge were Finalist in Authorsdb First Lines Contest, Book 4 of Davey & Derek Series was a Finalist in Red City Review and receive a 5-Star Review from Readers’ Favorite Book Awards. All Janice's books are available on, Kindle, B&N and other online book sites. One of her sports' poems was published in The Lawrence Eagle Tribune in October of 2008. She is currently working on Book 4 of Abby & Holly series for girls and a Dragon series for young children. A YA fantasy series will be coming in 2020 along with more children's books. Her hobbies are crocheting, walking to keep fit, hula hooping, going to the movies with her husband, and spending time with her five grandchildren. Janice loves to hear from readers and appreciates reviews. Sign up on her blog for a copy of her newsletters under Contact Me. She lives in New Hampshire with her husband who is her illustrator and cover creator.
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13 Responses to Wow, 100 Followers!

  1. Congratulations Jem, but don’t be too surprised, you’ve got a great blog going there 🙂

    • jjspina says:

      Thank you so much for your kind comments, Chris. I appreciate your support. I love your blog. I would like to interview you on my blog sometime if you are interested. I would like to be on yours too. Best wishes, Janice

      Sent from my iPad

      • Hi Janice, if you email me your questions I will try and answer them 🙂
        I would love to promote you and your books on my blog – if you go to my blog Contact Me, you can see what type of articles I do and what I would need from you – a GUEST AUTHOR article is my favourite kind because I learn lots more about authors that way and not just what I can find online (HINT) 🙂

      • jjspina says:

        Hi Chris, I have the questions for your interview on my blog. Can you send me an email so I can attach them?
        I will check out your blog too for the guest author article. I appreciate your interest in doing the interview.

        Thank you.

      • Hi Janice,
        Email is thestoryreadingapeATgmailDOTcom
        Please mark subject JJ QUESTIONS

      • jjspina says:

        ok, thanks. I will get them out to you ASAP.

  2. Deanie Dunne says:

    Good job, Janice! 100 followers is a huge achievement! I’m so proud of you! Keep up the good work.We’re all looking forward to reading more of your work. )

  3. Congratulations! I am a new follower and have enjoyed your blogs.

  4. Paul G Day says:

    That’s great. Congratulations on this milestone. Now, onward to 1,000. Your blog is terrific and you deserve the recognition.

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