Category Archives: Children’s stories

Looking for a new book for your children? Do your children love elephants?

I have 18 children’s books for ages 1-8, grades PS-Grade 3. All my books are written in rhyme with life lessons that teach children to be kind, caring and responsible. It’s a wonderful feeling to see children actively engaged with … Continue reading

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Lucy the Talented Toy Terrier – My 20th Publication – March 2018!

Lucy the Talented Toy Terrier – published in March 2018 Lucy was my dog for 16 years ago. She had to be put down due to cancer that had metastasized to her kidneys. The poor little one was in great … Continue reading

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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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Jesse the Precocious Polar Bear – My 6th 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 Jesse the Precocious Polar Bear. Jesse was published in April of 2014. … 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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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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