A Happy Anniversary – Blessings & Thanks!



My husband and I recently celebrated our 17th anniversary! I can’t believe how fast the time has flown! He sent these me these gorgeous roses!

I feel blessed in so many ways. These are the reasons:

  1. I have a wonderful, caring and loving husband!
  2. We have conquered a serious medical issue!
  3. I have a supportive and affectionate family!
  4. I am able to do what I love every day – write!
  5. I have met and made some special and supportive online friends who are like family to me!
  6. I have great Beta Readers!
  7. I have fantastic readers, fans and followers!
  8. Summer is finally here!
  9. God has blessed me with all the above!

With God’s help we will move forward and accomplish great things in life!

Jemsbooks is for all ages! More books coming! http://Jemsbooks.com

Thank you for stopping by.

I wish everyone love and blessings! Have a fun-filled summer and don’t forget to read! READING GIVES YOU WINGS TO FLY!


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. Abby & Holly Book 1 School Dance won a Bronze Medal from Readers’ Favorite Book Awards. Book 5 of Davey & Derek also won a Silver Medal from Authorsdb Cover Contest. Hunting Mariah and Mariah’s Revenge were Finalists in Authorsdb First Lines Contest, Book 4 of Davey & Derek Series was a Finalist in Red City Review and received a 5-Star Review from Readers’ Favorite Book 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 4 of Abby & Holly series for girls and a Dragon series for young children. A YA fantasy series will be coming in 2020 and beyond 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 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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18 Responses to A Happy Anniversary – Blessings & Thanks!

  1. Mary Smith says:

    Happy anniversary 🙂

  2. Congratulations to both of you Janice 👍🍷🍾💐

  3. A very happy anniversary Janice and so pleased that you are embarking on the next year in great shape.. love and hugs to you both. xoxo

    • jjspina says:

      Thank you, dear Sally! Much love & hugs to you too! Hope you will get settled soon in your new home. Send me your address so I can send you my hew book. ❤️

  4. Happy 17th Anniversary, Janice and many, many healthy ones. ❤ 🙂

  5. Happy Anniversary, and thanks for the lovely positive post. 🙂

  6. Congratulations, Happy anniversary. 17 and for the next 17 and more healthy to come

  7. Happy anniversary. You’re virtually newlyweds 🙂 My wife and I will celebrate 31 years in a couple of months and my heart still races when she walks into the room…of course that could be because I forgot to take my blood pressure medicine. Enjoy the time you have and all of your blessings.

  8. macjam47 says:

    Many more happy years together.

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