Category Archives: children’s books

Do Your Children Love Dogs?

Do your children love dogs? I wrote Lucy the Talented Toy Terrier in memory of my dog, Lucy. She was my constant companion for sixteen years. Lucy was sweet, intelligent and loving. She is no longer with me and I … Continue reading

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Do Your Children Love Hermit Crabs?

My children’s book, Clarence Henry the Hermit Crab, is a fun book for children ages PS-Grade 3. Clarence Henry was a pet in a 80-gallon saltwater fish tank in our home. My husband purchased him from a fish store. When … Continue reading

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Do Your Children Love Moose?

I wrote Broose the Moose on the Loose for the children at the Moose Hill School in Londonderry, New Hampshire. One day when I was picking up my grandson from summer school I noticed the glass enclosure with all kinds … Continue reading

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Do Your Children Love Elephants?

Louey the Lazy Elephant is the first book I wrote for children. As with all Jemsbooks, it is written in rhyme with life lessons. It’s a fun adventure that teaches children to listen to one’s mother for she knows best. … Continue reading

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Drystan the Dragon and Friends Series, Book 1 is Now Here!

I am thrilled to share my newest book, Drystan the Dragon and Friends Series, Book 1 is now available on Amazon! This series will have six books about dragons with names beginning with the letter D and each one of … Continue reading

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Happy New Year Blessings to all!

Wishing you all good things in the New Year 2020! Thank you for your support all year through to my readers, friends and fellow bloggers and authors! I couldn’t do all that I have done this past year without your … Continue reading

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Jemsbooks for Christmas! Do your children love books?

Books make perfect Christmas gifts for everyone! Did you know that there are millions of books online to choose from? Does that fact boggle your mind? Which ones should you choose for your children? Do they offer life lessons that … Continue reading

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Do You Know How Many Days There Are Until Christmas?

Having just come back from a vacation I feel I am behind the eight ball in getting ready for Christmas! Yikes! As of (11/19/19) there are 36 days until Christmas! Can you believe it? I can’t either! I have so … Continue reading

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Have You Started Your Christmas Shopping Yet?

Time is quickly passing and soon we will be in the throes of the busy holiday season. I have already begun my Christmas shopping and will finish once I return from vacation in Aruba. Here are some suggestions for Christmas … Continue reading

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Are Books Better than Tablets for Children?

This is an excellent question as today’s technology is so important to all of us. I read an interesting and informative post, Study: Books May Foster Bonding Better Than Tablets by Linda Carroll that was published in New Hampshire Union … Continue reading

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