Category Archives: middle-grade books

New England Authors Expo Coming soon!

NEW ENGLAND AUTHORS EXPO COMING SOON – ONE WEEK AWAY! MARK YOUR CALENDARS! COME ON DOWN! 2018 New England Authors Expo Wednesday, July 25, 2018 Doors open to the public: 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM Danversport Yacht Club 161 Elliott … Continue reading

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New Books in the Works for Jemsbooks!

NEW BOOKS IN THE WORKS FOR JEMSBOOKS! I know, you are saying, “What, is she kidding me?” No, I kid you not. My husband is working on my first fairy tale which I hope he completes in a 2-3 months. … Continue reading

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Book Tour – Abby & Holly is now here!

ABBY & HOLLY BOOK 1 SCHOOL DANCE IS NOW HERE! Please re-blog and share this post with your readers if you would like to be part of this Blog Tour! I would appreciate your help in getting this book out … Continue reading

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I am excited to have Janice Spina on my blog…

I was honored recently to be on Rhonda Patton’s blog. She was a gracious host. Please stop over and check out my interview and then peruse Rhonda’s lovely blog. Hugs and thanks to Rhonda! via I am excited to have … Continue reading

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Writing in Different Genres!

              Writing in Different Genres How important is it for authors to be able to write across genres? First of all, not everyone cares to write in multi-genres. There are some who choose to … Continue reading

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Reading is Good for You!

This is a post from 2017 that I wanted to share again. It is extremely important to know about the value of reading not only for your mind but for your general health. Read on….. Jemsbooks.com  Books for all ages! … Continue reading

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Author’s Night By the Sea at Red Hook Brewery, Portsmouth, NH USA!

Author’s Night By the Sea at Red Hook Brewery, Portsmouth, NH USA! My husband and I will be attending this Author’s Event on Sunday, April 15, 2018.  There will be up to 50 local and nationally known authors. I am … Continue reading

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Spring Showcase of Books on Sally Cronin’s Cafe & Bookstore!

I am honored to be included in this spring installment of authors on Sally Cronin’s fabulous blog! Thank you, Sslly! Head over and spend some time perusing her list of authors and their books! You will find quite a variety … Continue reading

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Study: Reading Programs May Improve Kids’ Behavior!

I found this interesting study about reading  by Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) in the New Hampshire Union Leader on Thursday, March 29, 2018 on page 84. This may be enlightening to many parents who have children with behavior problems. Here … Continue reading

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Sequel to Hunting Mariah Coming from Jemsbooks!

SEQUEL TO HUNTING MARIAH COMING FROM JEMSBOOKS! For all you readers who have requested this sequel, MARIAH’S REVENGE, is coming soon. I am presently in my last edit after all my beta readers gave their feedback. I hope to complete … Continue reading

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