Do You Need a Special Book for that Special Person on your Christmas List?

We all have someone who is difficult to buy for all occasions. Do you have someone like that on your list? Well, have you thought of a book for them?

You must check out Jemsbooks for 18+. There are mysteries, thrillers, crime, romance, paranormal, and eclectic short stories for you to choose from.

Promos created by me under

All are Available on Amazon and Barnes & Noble

Hunting Mariah & Mariah’s RevengeMystery/Thriller/Crime/Suspense
Mariah’s Revenge & Hunting Mariah

Hunting Mariah is the first book in this series followed by Mariah’s Revenge. The books covers’ model is my lovely niece, Laura, who was kind enough to lend her beautiful face to the covers. Thank you, Laura!

This series is a crime/thriller/suspense/mystery that will keep you on the edge of your seat. Both books were finalists in the Authorsdb First Lines Contest. They have gripping dialogue and fast moving storylines that will have you swiftly turning pages as you hold your breath for the next thrilling scene. Don’t read with the lights out!

Check out the book trailers for these books below. Chris Graham created the HM trailer and I did the MR trailer.

An Angel Among Us – Eclectic Short Story Collection – 15 stories

An Angel Among Us is an eclectic collection of short stories – 15 in all – that have genres in romance, grief/loss, mystery, horror, suspense, paranormal, thriller, fantasy, sci-fi. There is something for all tastes here. This book was dedicated to a friend, Ann Gillis Benedetto, who lost her life to breast cancer back in 2017. She truly was an angel among us.

How Far Is Heaven – a paranormal/romance/mystery

How Far Is Heaven is a paranormal/romance/mystery that will touch your heart. Have a box of tissues handy. If you are a mother keep your children close.

Check out the book trailer by Chris Graham below.

Thank you so much for stopping by. I hope my suggestions for gifts have been helpful to you. Books are always welcome gifts to those who love to read. I love books and reading and welcome your reviews and comments. Please be kind to authors by leaving reviews wherever you purchased books. We authors will love you back. Thank you!

All books available on Amazon and Barnes & Noble or by clicking on covers to the right of this post which will direct you to Amazon or BN.


Wishing you and yours a blessed Christmas, Hanukkah or Kwanza, or whatever holiday you choose to celebrate.

Blessings & Hugs!


About jjspina

Janice is an multi-award-winning author with 37 books: 18 children's books for PS-Gr 4, 12 middle-grade/preteen, one young adult book, 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 in contests. AWARDS: 6 MOM'S CHOICE AWARDS - SILVER MEDAL - Lamby the Lonely Lamby, Ricky the Rambunctious Raccoon, Louey the Lazy Elephant, Jesse the Precocious Polar Bear, Lucy the Talented Toy Terrier, The First Star 11 PINNACLE BOOK ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS - Davey & Derek Junior Detectives, Books 1, 2, 3, 5, & 6. Abby & Holly Series, Books 1-6 READERS' FAVORITE AWARDS - HONORABLE MENTION - Davey & Derek Book 1, READERS' FAVORITE AWARDS - SILVER MEDAL - Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, Book 3 READERS' FAVORITE AWARDS - BRONZE MEDAL - Abby & Holly Book 1 READERS’ FAVORITE AWARDS - HONORABLE MENTION — Abby & Holly Book 2 READERS’ FAVORITE AWARDS - FINALIST - Davey & Derek Book 6 7 PINNACLE BOOK ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS - Jerry the Crabby Crayfish, Broose the Moose on the loose, Colby the Courageous Cat, Jeffrey the Jittery Giraffe, Sebastian Meets Marvin the Monkey, Clarence Henry the Hermit Crab, Drystan the Dragon and Friends Series Book 1 (Drystan and Durward Save the Day) BOOK EXCELLENCE AWARD - FINALIST - Davey & Derek Book 6 Authorsdb Cover Contest Silver Medal - Davey & Derek Book 5 FINALISTS: Authorsdb First Lines Contest, - Hunting Mariah and Mariah's Revenge were Finalists Red City Review Awards - Finalist - Davey & Derek Book 4 READERS’ FAVORITE BOOK AWARDS - 5-STAR REVIEW - Davey & Derek Book 4 All Janice's books are available on, 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 15+. 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 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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4 Responses to Do You Need a Special Book for that Special Person on your Christmas List?

  1. noelleg44 says:

    Got one – it’s yours!

  2. You have a lovely selection, Janice.

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