Category Archives: Books for kids

Clarence Henry the Hermit Crab – My 18th Publication – February of 2018!

Clarence Henry the Hermit Crab – published in February 2018 This book was written in memory of a real hermit crab that inhabited our 80-gallon saltwater fish tank at that time. He is no longer with us. Clarence Henry was … Continue reading

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Jeffrey the Jittery Giraffe – My 16th Publication – May 2017!

Jeffrey the Jittery Giraffe – published in May 2017 I wrote this book for a little boy who was shy and easily frightened. His grandmother came to one of my book signings and told me about him. She asked if … Continue reading

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Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series Book 4: The Case of the Brown Scraggly Dog – My 14th Publication – December, 2016!

Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Book 4: The Case of the Brown Scraggly Dog – published in December 2016 This series was written for my two middle grandsons who love to read about mysteries. There are six books in this … Continue reading

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Colby the Courageous Cat – My 13th Publication – 2016!

I wrote this book and dedicated it to the memory of my daughter’s cat, Colby, who we had for nine years. He was a wild one that loved hunting and staying out all night, coming home only to say ‘hi’, … Continue reading

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Lamby the Lonely Lamb – My 4th Publication – 2014!

I will be featuring a different book in each of these posts until I have featured all 31 of my books. In this post the spotlight is on Lamby the Lonely Lamb. Lamby was published in March of 2014. Lamby … Continue reading

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Jerry the Crabby Crayfish – My 3rd Publication – 2014!

I will be featuring a different book in each of these posts until all of my 31 books have been featured. The spotlight, this time, is on Jerry! Jerry the Crabby Crayfish was published in January of 2014. Jerry is … Continue reading

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New Reviews on Sally Cronin’s on Smorgasbord Children’s Cafe!

I am honored and thrilled to be on Sally Cronin’s Fabulous Blog! Congrats to my fellow authors, Elizabeth Jade and Jann Weeratunga for the wonderful reviews if their books too! Thank you so much, Sally, for your unending support of … Continue reading

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Summer Reading for Kids of All Ages!

This is a post I previously wrote back in 2017 and wanted to share again in time for the summer. Jemsbooks for all ages for fun summer reading for the whole family! Pre-School – Grade 3  – Written in rhyme … Continue reading

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Do Your Children Love Raccoons?

Check out my children’s book, Ricky the Rambunctious Raccoon on Amazon and Barnes & Noble for some fun adventures for your little ones. They will laugh and giggle over Ricky’s antics as he gets into all kinds of trouble when … Continue reading

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LIMERICK – Children’s Book – The First Star – A Fairy Tale from Jemsbooks!

Here is a post I wrote after I published my 12th children’s book. As with all Jemsbooks children’s books this one also has life lessons as you will see below. I have written Limericks for all twelve children’s books. Here … Continue reading

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