Monthly Archives: December 2017

More to Share of 2017 with Jemsbooks!

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This year 2017 has flown by like all the days appear to as I grow older. Today is my granddaughter’s birthday! She is eight years old and the only granddaughter I have. She is a treasure as are all my … Continue reading

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Year 2017 in Review! Happy New Year to all in 2018!

This is my second Newsletter for 2017. This is my 2017 year in review.   This newsletter is my way of keeping you in the loop of new books and happenings with Jemsbooks. There have been some new additions and … Continue reading

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It’s Almost Christmas!

IT’S ALMOST CHRISTMAS! As I look out my window this morning it’s snowing. It’s looking a lot like Christmas! I can’t believe it’s almost here! Thank you to all readers who read and leave reviews! Thank you to all my … Continue reading

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Sally’s Cafe and Bookstore – Christmas Book Fair – #Children’s and #YA books Special.

Originally posted on Smorgasbord – Variety is the spice of life:
A slightly different format today as there are quite a few Children’s and YA books that I have not as yet featured in the Christmas Book Fair… the gift…

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51 Weeks: 51 Songs From The Past: Week 49: Gayla Peevey – I Want A Hippopotamus For Christmas

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It’s that time of year when many of us tune in our ears to festive songs; many of which only make it out once a year (just like Father Christmas). I don’t…

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Guest Post – Annika Perry Introduces Her New Book!

Please help me welcome, new author, Annika Perry! Annika is here today to introduce herself and her first book, The Storyteller Speaks. Thank you for coming today, Annika. I’m excited to hear about your book and look forward to reading it. … Continue reading

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Smorgasbord Laughter Academy – Time for some festive fun and a recipe for disaster

Originally posted on Smorgasbord – Variety is the spice of life:
Time to start some festive humour… do love Christmas and my thanks to all those who have shared funny images on social media… Besht Cishmash Reshippy. 1 Cup butter…

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Jemsbooks for Christmas!

I recently received a surprise. One of the winners of my 5th Blogging Anniversary drawing – Annika Perry – sent me a photo of the book she won, Hunting Mariah. She made it look so festive in the center of her lovely … Continue reading

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My Christmas List of Blessings

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I thought it was time to send this beautiful, emotional and heartfelt poem around once again for Christmas in order that more readers would be able to see it. A long-time friend of mine, who I…

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Twelve Days of Christmas!

Back in 2014 I was lucky to win the Twelve Days of Christmas beautiful drawn by talented and lovely soprano, Charlotte Hoather from a contest on her blog. I also won at that time three CDs of Charlotte’s amazing voice. … Continue reading

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