Category Archives: fantasy

More Books in the Works for Jemsbooks!

There is no end to more ideas that keep popping into my head during the day or at night in a dream. I have two WIP at the moment, a book in a fantasy series, a short story collection for … Continue reading

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WIP coming along as an epic production!

My latest WIP, Book 2 of the Gateskin Chronicles Series is coming along. I have been fortunate to be able to work more lately on this continuing fantasy. It is quite an epic production with the myriad characters, lands, spells, … Continue reading

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A Wonderful Review of The Legend of the Taken Ones (Gateskin Chronicles Book 1)!

I received a wonderful review today from a reviewer for Readers’ Favorite Book Awards. It was like getting an early Christmas gift! I am still jumping around and doing my happy dance! Thank you, reviewer, for this gift of a … Continue reading

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Busy on my WIP and Crocheting and More!

The weather is in the deep freeze here in New England – low temps to below zero. I am staying in and keeping warm by working on my WIP and at night crocheting with blanket yarn that sits on my … Continue reading

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Back to work on WIP – Book 2 of Gateskin Chronicles!

Recently I sent out an all call for my fellow authors to invite them to do guest interviews on my blog. Well, I have received several at this writing. Wow! Yikes! I managed to schedule posts for most of them … Continue reading

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Looking for a Fantasy? Let the Adventures Begin!

Looking for a fantasy that is full of adventures, fairies, wizards, sprites and more? Let the adventures begin with The Legend of the Taken Ones (Gateskin Chronicles Book 1). This series is for ages 13+ but adults enjoy it too! … Continue reading

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A Book Trailer for new novel – The Legend of the Taken Ones (Gateskin Chronicles Book 1)!

Here is a book trailer that I created for my newest book, a fantasy series for 13+ – The Legend of the Taken Ones (Gateskin Chronicles Book 1). Let the adventure begin! I am excited about this new book. It … Continue reading

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What Will You and Your Children be Reading this Summer?

It feels like summer will never get here. This spring in New England USA has been rainy and cold. But we New Englanders are a hardy stock and know that if we just show a little patience summer will be … Continue reading

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Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series Book 6 Coming Soon!

I am excited to announce that I am working on Book 6 in the Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series for both boys and girls. This series was inspired by my two middle grandsons who love to read. They are … Continue reading

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