Category Archives: Summer reading

Still Time to Read More Before School Begins!

Are your children getting restless? Soon school will begin in new hybrid forms – online or in classes. Children need to be in school for the socialization but also need to be there safely. It will certainly be easier on … Continue reading

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Rose of Sharon Bushes are in Bloom but Barely!

Below is a post I wrote last year in August of 2019 when our Rose of Sharon bushes were blooming profusely. This year, however, in 2020 the blooms are sparse, sad to say. Here are some samples of the bushes … Continue reading

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Another Jemsbooks Featured on Londonderry Leach Library in August 2020 – Jerry the Crabby Crayfish!

This is the last book being featured on Leach Library’s YouTube Channel, Jerry the Crabby Crayfish! I am honored and thrilled to have my books featured by my local library. Thank you, Leach Library and Miss Jennifer for doing such … Continue reading

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Summer Reading for All Ages with Jemsbooks!

Are you looking for some entertaining reading for the whole family? Check out Jemsbooks on Amazon and Barnes & Noble today. All you need to do is click on covers to the right of this post for purchase. Have fun … Continue reading

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Another Jemsbooks Featured on Londonderry Leach Library in August 2020 – Ricky the Rambunctious Raccoon!

This is the final book that is being featured on Leach Library’s YouTube Channel, Ricky the Rambunctious Raccoon! I hope you and your children have enjoyed this reading series. All the books below are still featured on their Facebook page, … Continue reading

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Another Jemsbooks Featured on Londonderry Leach Library in July 2020 – Broose the Moose on the Loose!

I am thrilled that Leach Library has been featuring my children’s books during the month of July 2020. The first book that was read by Miss Jennifer was Jesse the Precocious Polar Bear on July 6th, Clarence Henry the Hermit … Continue reading

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Jemsbooks Featured on Londonderry Leach Library in July 2020 – Clarence Henry the Hermit Crab and Jeffrey the Jittery Giraffe!

I am thrilled that Leach Library has been featuring my children’s books during the month of July 2020. The first book that was read by Miss Jennifer was Jesse the Precocious Polar Bear on July 6th, Clarence Henry the Hermit … Continue reading

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Jemsbooks Featured on Londonderry Leach Library in July 2020!

Every Monday in July beginning on July 6, 2020 Londonderry Leach Library has been featuring one of my children’s books read by Miss Jennifer on their YouTube Channel. The first book that was featured was Jesse the Precocious Polar Bear. … Continue reading

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ABBY & HOLLY SERIES BOOK 6 IS NOW HERE ON AMAZON!

It’s always exciting to publish a new book even if this is my 31st book!!! Abby & Holly Series Book 6 is now here on Amazon as Kindle and soon as a paperback! Check it out today for your middle-grader/Preteen/Young … Continue reading

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New Book from Jemsbooks – Cover Reveal!

I have been working on the newest book in Abby & Holly Series, Book 6, Faulty Timeline. Here is the Cover Reveal! My talented husband, John, created this colorful and striking cover for the final book in this MG/PT/YA series … Continue reading

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