Author Feature: Janice Spina

A special “thank you” to my new online friend, Nicholas C. Rossis, for having me on his blog. Please check out his lovely blog and wonderful books.

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Janice Spina is the latest of the new friends that I’ve made while blogging. She recently hosted my interview on her blog, and now I’m happy to repay the favour!

Thank you for your interest in being featured on my blog!

Thank you, Nicholas, for inviting me to be on your blog. It is a great pleasure to be here.

Let’s start with the Usual

author photoWhat inspired you to write a book?

I have always loved writing since I was a young girl of nine. I was shy and timid and expressed myself through my writing. My first inspiration was my mother’s praise when she read some of my poetry.

Thank God for mothers’ praise! So, what was the first thing you ever wrote?

I first wrote poetry in the form of greeting cards for my mother on her birthday and Mother’s Day. I wrote my first story in my…

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About jjspina

Janice is an multi-award-winning author with 39 books: 19 children's books for PS-Gr 4, 12 middle-grade/preteen, two young adult books, written under Janice Spina, and 5 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 books have received 31 Book Awards and a few finalists awards. 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 2 of a YA fantasy series. There will be six books in all in this series. She hopes to work on a series of four books in a crime/mystery genre that will be offsprings of her thriller, Hunting Mariah. There are books in the works about an angel and another about a dog for ages 17+. Her hobbies are crocheting, walking to keep fit, hula hooping, tap dancing, 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 http://jemsbooks.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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2 Responses to Author Feature: Janice Spina

  1. Thanks for the lovely interview! 🙂

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