Category Archives: 5-star reviews

Wonderful New Reviews on Sally Cronin’s Blog!

Thank you, Sally Cronin, for sharing the new reviews of my book and my fellow authors’ books. Your kind support is appreciated! https://smorgasbordinvitation.wordpress.com/2019/09/23/sallys-cafe-and-bookstore-author-updates-reviews-janice-spina-marian-beaman-and-marcia-meara/comment-page-1/#comment-218140 Please check out Sally’s fabulous blog while you are there. You will find plenty of talented authors … Continue reading

Posted in 5-star reviews, Abby & Holly Series, Book 3 Secrets of the Trunk, MG/PT/YA Books, middle-grade books, middle-grade series, Writing, book reviews and publishing, poetry, children's books, YA and novels, Young adult | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

A New Review of Abby & Holly Series Book 3 Secrets of the Trunk!

I am excited to share this wonderful new review of Abby & Holly Series Book 3 Secrets of the Trunk! It is thrilling to receive new reviews. It feels like early Christmas gifts when I see one on Amazon or … Continue reading

Posted in 5-star reviews, Abby & Holly Series, Abby & Holly Series, Book 3 Secrets of the Trunk, Amazon book reviews, Award Winning Series, award-winning author, MG/PT/YA Books, Writing, book reviews and publishing, poetry, children's books, YA and novels | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

A Wonderful New Review of Mariah’s Revenge!

I am excited to share a new review of my thriller/crime/mystery/suspense novel, Mariah’s Revenge! It is always thrilling to receive a new review of any of my books! Thank you, Mystery Fran! You made my day! Mystery “Fran”5.0 out of … Continue reading

Posted in 5-star reviews, Amazon book reviews, AUTHORSDB FIRST LINES CONTEST FINALIST, crime/mystery/thriller, gripping suspense, Hunting Mariah, Mariah’s Revenge, Writing, book reviews and publishing, poetry, children's books, YA and novels | Tagged , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Book 6, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Won a Pinnacle Book Achievement Award!

I am thrilled to announce that my Book 6, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives, The Case of the Mystery of the Bells has won a Pinnacle Book Achievement Award! It’s so exciting to receive this award! Thank you, Pinnacle, for … Continue reading

Posted in 5-star reviews, book award, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Book 6, Pinnacle Book Awards, Writing, book reviews and publishing, poetry, children's books, YA and novels | Tagged , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Limerick – Jemsbooks – Lucy!

LIMERICK – JEMSBOOKS – LUCY THE TALENTED TOY TERRIER! This is an old post that I wrote last year. I hope you will enjoy reading about my dog Lucy, who was a cherished pet for 16 years. I miss her … Continue reading

Posted in 5-star reviews, Amazon reviews, animal stories, award-winning author, Best books for children, book reviews, Books for kids, children's books, Lucy the Talented Toy Terrier, New children's book, Reading is Good for your Health, Writing, Writing, book reviews and publishing, poetry, children's books, YA and novels | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

New Review of Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, Book 6!

I was excited to see a new review for Book 6 of my Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, The Case of the Mystery of the Bells. Receiving reviews is like an early Christmas present that I can open right … Continue reading

Posted in 5-star reviews, Abby & Holly Series, Abby & Holly Series Book 3, Amazon reviews, award-winning author, award-winning series, Writing, book reviews and publishing, poetry, children's books, YA and novels | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Books Read in July of 2019!

Here are the books in the month of July of 2019. I read 10 books this month. There were many entertaining reads by talented authors. I hope you will check out all these lovely books. There are an infinitesimal amount … Continue reading

Posted in 4-star reviews, 5-star reviews, Amazon book reviews, Books Read in July 2019, Writing, book reviews and publishing, poetry, children's books, YA and novels | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments

Book 2 Mystery Series for Girls and Boys – Abby & Holly Series!

This is Book 2 of Abby & Holly Series, Unfortunate Events. All my series books for MG/PT/YA are stand along books that can be read in any order but I recommend reading them in order. The characters do grow in … Continue reading

Posted in 5-star reviews, Abby & Holly Series, Abby & Holly Series Book 2 Unfortunate Events, MG/PT/YA Books, Reviews on Amazon, Writing, book reviews and publishing, poetry, children's books, YA and novels | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Do Your Middle-Graders and Preteens Love Mysteries?

I have written two separate series for boys and girls ages 8-13, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, Books 1-6, and Abby & Holly Series, Books 1 & 2. Both of these series are enjoyed by boys and girls and … Continue reading

Posted in 5-star reviews, Amazon book reviews, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series Book 1, MG/PT/YA Books, middle-grade books, middle-grade series, Mystery | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Do You Love Short Stories?

Short Stories make for great summer reading! Don’t you think? Sometimes our minds wander during the lazy, hazy days of summer. We can’t focus on one thing too long or we become lethargic and may fall asleep. Does that happen … Continue reading

Posted in 5-star reviews, An Angel Among Us, short story, Short story collection, Summer reading, Who Loves Short Stories?, Writing, book reviews and publishing, poetry, children's books, YA and novels | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments