Happy Halloween!



If you look in the windows of stores everywhereJack-o'-lantern_Black_Cat

Jack-o-lanterns_2012You will see all kinds of signs that Halloween is near.

90px-HalloweenfriendsThere are ghosts, goblins and pumpkins galore.

And cobwebs and spiders and much more.Halloween_Spider_Cup_Cake_(6868901903)

Beast_and_PrincessesThere are costumes for princesses so fair,

Or monsters that will instill a little bit of fear.120px-Kinder_feiern_Halloween_-_2004

There will be tons of candies to choose from120px-Junior's_Halloween_Display,_Grand_Central

120px-Candy_corn_and_candy_pumpkins_closeup,_October_2006To fill all the children’s bags to your houses they will come.

Halloween is a magical and mysterious time.90px-Halloween_New_England_2

As I relate all this through this holiday rhyme.

Halloween_pumpkin_-_Evan_SwigartBut parents and children please beware.

Check over all the candy and give your children their fair share.Halloween_cupcakes_-_pumpkin_cake_(6821031097)

90px-Children_dressed_as_Batman_and_Robin,_1966Children please remember to be polite and have fun out there.120px-HalloweenPumpkins0391Washington

Thank you for stopping by.  Hope you all stay safe during his Halloween time and have fun.

Thought for the day:  Be kind to children not only on Halloween but every day.

All photos are compliments of Wikimedia Commons.


Check out adorable children’s books at Jemsbooks.com.  Louey the Lazy Elephant and Ricky the Rambunctious Raccoon are both on Amazon, Kindle, CreateSpace and B&N.

Give your children a book instead of candy for Halloween.  It will last a lot longer than candy and won’t cause cavities only laughs and giggles of delight!

Louey_the_Lazy_Eleph_Cover_for_Kindle (2)Ricky coverimage


About jjspina

Janice is an award-winning author with 12 children's books for PS-Gr 4, 7 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, all won Pinnacle Book Achievement Awards. Book 5 of Davey & Derek also won a Silver Medal from Authorsdb Cover Contest. Hunting Mariah was a Finalist in Authorsdb First Lines Contest. Book 4 of Davey & Derek Series was a Finalist in Red City Review. All Janice's books are available on Amazon.com, 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 3 of Abby & Holly series for girls, a fairy tale and Book 6 of Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series. A YA fantasy series will be coming in 2019 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 https://jemsbooks.wordpress.com 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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2 Responses to Happy Halloween!

  1. deanie2013 says:

    very cute post, Janice. We’ll be thinking of you at Halloween, as always.

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