Monthly Archives: September 2019

A New Beta is Here!

If you have been reading my blog since 2013 you will already know about our fish tanks and all the lovely fish we have. I have done several posts about our pets. Check out this post about their personalities. We … Continue reading

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Sally’s Cafe and Bookstore – New Book on the Shelves – #Childrens – Abby and Holly series book 3 – Secrets of the Trunk by Janice Spina

Thank you so much, Sally Cronin, for featuring my book, Abby & Holly Series, Book 3 Secrets of the Trunk on your fabulous blog! I appreciate your kind support. Sally is a wonderful support for all authors. She features these … Continue reading

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Sally’s Cafe and Bookstore – New Book on the Shelves #Childrens – The First Star by Janice Spina #Illustrator John Spina

Thank you, Sally Cronin, for sharing my new children’s book, The First Star, on your marvelous blog! You have been such a wonderful support to me and other authors by promoting our books on your blog. I can’t thank you … Continue reading

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Writing Can Be Fun for Kids!

Here is a post I wrote in 2017 about Writing Can Be Fun for Kids! I hope you enjoy it and read, read and read again to your children and grandchildren. WRITING CAN BE FUN FOR KIDS! I hear many … Continue reading

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Pray for the Families of the Victims of 911! WE WILL NEVER FORGET!

It is hard to believe that it has been 18 years since that tragic day in American history! Everyone remembers where they were when the Twin Towers were hit. It is a day that no one will ever forget. It … Continue reading

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What does it mean to be an Indie Author?

Here is an old post I wrote in 2017. It is still relevant and important to all indie authors. I updated it and added a recent article from a local paper, Londonderry Times, on August 22, 2019 that features an … Continue reading

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How To Add A Reusable Block To A WordPress Blog Post Using The Gutenberg Editor

Check out this informative post by Hugh Roberts aka Blogger Extraordinaire! Hugh is most helpful to fellow authors with all his tricks and easy to understand videographics and tutorials on his fabulous site. If you need to know how you … Continue reading

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New Book from Jemsbooks is here! Abby and Holly Series, Book 3 Secrets of the Trunk!

I am once again excited to share a new book with all of you, Abby & Holly Series, Book 3, Secrets of the Trunk. If you have read my books before, I thank you. If not, then now is the … Continue reading

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Abby & Holly Book 1, School Dance Won a Readers’ Favorite Book Award – Bronze Medal Winner!

This has been quite a whirlwind week for me so far. Abby & Holly Book 1, School Dance, was awarded a Bronze Medal by Readers’ Favorite Book Awards! I am out of my mind with excitement and thrilled beyond words … Continue reading

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Marketing and Promoting Tips!

Are you wondering where to go and what to do when you have a new book to promote? Check out these links for great ideas with Theodocia McLean. She is dependable, efficient and fees are reasonable. I use her services … Continue reading

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