Category Archives: novels

What does it mean to be an Indie Author?

Here is an old post I wrote in 2017. It is still relevant and important to all indie authors. I updated it and added a recent article from a local paper, Londonderry Times, on August 22, 2019 that features an … Continue reading

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Have you Read Hunting Mariah and Mariah’s Revenge Yet? Check out these Book Trailers!

CHECK OUT THESE BOOK TRAILERS OF HUNTING MARIAH AND MARIAH’S REVENGE! Grab your copies today on Amazon (link below) or Barnes & Noble or hop over to the right of this post and click on Purchase Links. Start reading and … Continue reading

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Summer Reading for Kids of All Ages!

This is a post I previously wrote back in 2017 and wanted to share again in time for the summer. Jemsbooks for all ages for fun summer reading for the whole family! Pre-School – Grade 3  – Written in rhyme … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day!

This is part of a post from 2018 that I wanted to share once again for Mother’s Day. Below is what we did last year. This year we are going over to my son’s and daughter-in-law’s for dinner instead of … Continue reading

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Writing in Different Genres!

This is an old post from 2017 that I wanted to share with you again. I wrote this as part of anthology with other authors for best-selling author, Kristina Stanley. Check out this book for more enjoyable posts by other … Continue reading

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Books Read in the Month of April 2019!

I can’t believe that April is already gone! This is a new segment of Jemsbooks – Books Read in each month. So far I have read almost half of my goal with eight more months to go. This year I … Continue reading

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Mariah’s Revenge Featured at Local Library! Book Clubs Wanted!

I was thrilled to learn that my novel for 18+, Mariah’s Revenge, was featured at our local library recently. A good friend of mine frequents the library often and noticed it sitting on a shelf by itself on a stand. … Continue reading

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Jemsbooks Signing at Zorvino Vineyards – 1/18/19!

2019 Author’s Night at the Vineyard – Zorvino Vineyards – Sandown, NH 6:00 – 9:00 pm – FREE ADMISSION! Please stop by On Friday, January 18, 2019 at Zorvino Vineyards, Sandown, NH – 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM. John and I will … Continue reading

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Looking for a Thriller/Mystery/Suspense?

LOOKING FOR A THRILLER/MYSTERY/SUSPENSE? GIVE THE GIFT OF READING – BOOKS FOR CHRISTMAS! HUNTING MARIAH & MARIAH’S REVENGE – THRILLERS/MYSTERIES/SUSPENSE! AMAZON BARNES & NOBLE Blurb: Hunting Mariah An insane killer, obsessed with blood and death, seeks revenge with those he perceives … Continue reading

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Interview with Author Sally Cronin!

INTERVIEW WITH AUTHOR SALLY CRONIN! Sally Cronin Please help me welcome, author Sally Cronin, to Jemsbooks.blog Segment, Interview an Author. Sally is a dear online friend who is a kind and generous supporter of her fellow authors. I am thrilled … Continue reading

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