Category Archives: Children’s Books

New Reviews of Drystan the Dragon and Friends Books 1 & 2!

It’s always a joy to receive reviews of my books. That is why I write to see people reading and enjoying my work. Thank you, Olga, for these lovely reviews. Here are a couple of new reviews of this fun … Continue reading

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Pinnacle Book Achievement Award Winner – Sebastian Meets Marvin the Monkey!

I am so excited to announce that my children’s book, Sebastian Meets Marvin the Monkey just won a Pinnacle Book Achievement award! I am thrilled to receive this prestigious award for my book. Receiving this award makes me feel truly … Continue reading

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How Are Your Children Doing During this Pandemic And All The Violence That Has Erupted?

I worry about our children and grandchildren during this pandemic and all the violence that we are experiencing in our country and around the world. Our first priority has to be our young ones. We much take care of them … Continue reading

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New Book Cover Reveal – Drystan the Dragon and Friends Series, Book 2 is Now Here!

Each time I publish a new book I am giddy like a little kid! I am so excited to introduce this new book for children. This is Book 2 of the Drystan the Dragon and Friends Series, Damara Helps Drystan … Continue reading

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How Important is Reading to Children’s Brain Development?

This is a post I wrote in 2015 that I would like to share with you again for its importance to all parents about reading and the development of your children’s brains. How important is reading to children’s brain development? … Continue reading

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A New Review of Jerry the Crabby Crayfish!

I am thrilled to receive this wonderful new review of my children’s book, Jerry the Crabby Crayfish. This is why I write to see others enjoy my books! It’s thrilling to receive a review. If you love a book please … Continue reading

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Do Your Children Love Fairy Tales?

Do your children love fairy tales with happy endings? I wrote this fairly tale, The First Star, for my children when they were young. I always read to them at night but one night they asked me to make up … Continue reading

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Do Your Children Love Kittens?

I wrote Colby the Courageous Cat to memorialize my daughter’s cat, Colby. He was quite an adventuresome cat and always getting into mischief. In this story Colby is a kitten and takes on the care of his siblings. All Jemsbooks … Continue reading

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Do Your Children Love Polar Bears?

I created Jesse the Precocious Polar Bear for a little boy I met when on vacation in Aruba. When he found out that I was an author of children’s books he was interested in a book about polar bears, his … Continue reading

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Do Your Children Love Jerry the Crabby Crayfish?

Jerry was a real pet that we had in a fish tank in our home. He was a cantankerous little fellow in a beautiful shade of blue. He did wave his claws at us to remind us to feed him … Continue reading

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