Category Archives: Limericks

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 Know it is Important to be Kind to Animals?

Do your children know it is important to be kind to animals? I wrote Sebastian Meets Marvin the Monkey for my youngest grandson when he was only three. He wanted a book about his favorite stuffed animal, a monkey. He … 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 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 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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Limerick of Jemsbooks – Louey!

This is a post I wrote in 2017 that I wanted to share with you again. This is the perfect time to stock up on summer reading (what is left of it, that is) for your kids that will keep … Continue reading

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Lucy the Talented Toy Terrier – My Adorable Pet!

Many of you have had a special pet or pets in your lifetime that you felt you could never replace. Lucy the Talented Toy Terrier was this sort of pet. She was a lifeline to me in a difficult time … Continue reading

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Love your Siblings – Colby the Courageous Cat!

Colby the Courageous Cat loves and cares for his siblings in this fun adventure. He teaches children that family is important and should be treated with kindness and respect. I wrote this book in memory of my daughter’s cat, Colby, … Continue reading

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Teach Your Children to Be Kind to Others – Broose the Moose on the Loose!

It is difficult at times for children to know how important it is to be kind to others. In this Jemsbooks children’s book, children will read about Broose and find out how he reacted when he was treated kindly. He … Continue reading

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Lamby the Lonely Lamb – Award-Winning Children’s Book!

I wrote Lamby the Lonely Lamb for my granddaughter who was three years old at that time. She carried her favorite stuffed animal, a white lamb, everywhere. They were never apart. She asked me one day to write a story … Continue reading

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