Category Archives: Writing, book reviews and publishing, poetry, children’s books, YA and novels

Do you Need your Book Promoted?

I have been using Theodocia McLean from Book Marketing Global Network to perform some magic promoting my books. Theodocia has done an amazing job putting together promo photos with me and my books. Check out this website and all the … Continue reading

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How To Make Your Blog Standout From All The Other Blogs Out There

Do you need some help with your blog? Well, this is the post for you. My friend, Hugh Roberts, blogger extraordinaire, can answer your questions and offer some assistance to make your blog the best it can be. I have … Continue reading

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Have you Noticed the Beauty of the fall in New England?

I recently wrote a post about the fall in New England. I should have waited a little longer for the colors to come out fully in all their splendor. Here are some photos that I snapped as we traveled around … Continue reading

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What Books Are Your Children Reading?

Being an author of books for young children’s, middle-grade, preteen, young adult and 18+ I am always interested in what everyone is reading. We parents, grandparents and caregivers want our children to read good, clean, wholesome books that will inspire … Continue reading

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Are Books Better than Tablets for Children?

This is an excellent question as today’s technology is so important to all of us. I read an interesting and informative post, Study: Books May Foster Bonding Better Than Tablets by Linda Carroll that was published in New Hampshire Union … Continue reading

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Books Read in September of 2019!

Welcome to Jemsbooks Segment – Books Read in September of 2019. Here are the 8 books I read this month. Hope you enjoy my reviews. It was a busy month and as usual I read some fascinating books. All my … Continue reading

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A Trip To Lovely Vermont!

We recently took a three-day trip to lovely Vermont with our good friends, Jim and Fran. It was perfect weather for leaf peeping. The colors were beginning to brighten up even more as we left. Seeing the beautiful foliage wasn’t … Continue reading

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FALL IS HERE! MY FAVORITE TIME OF YEAR!

I can’t believe how fast summer has flown by. The weather is changing and the trees are revealing their true colors of red, yellow, and orange. There is beauty everywhere you look. This is my favorite time of year! I … Continue reading

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Wonderful New Reviews on Sally Cronin’s Blog!

Thank you, Sally Cronin, for sharing the new reviews of my book and my fellow authors’ books. Your kind support is appreciated! https://smorgasbordinvitation.wordpress.com/2019/09/23/sallys-cafe-and-bookstore-author-updates-reviews-janice-spina-marian-beaman-and-marcia-meara/comment-page-1/#comment-218140 Please check out Sally’s fabulous blog while you are there. You will find plenty of talented authors … Continue reading

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A New Review of Abby & Holly Series Book 3 Secrets of the Trunk!

I am excited to share this wonderful new review of Abby & Holly Series Book 3 Secrets of the Trunk! It is thrilling to receive new reviews. It feels like early Christmas gifts when I see one on Amazon or … Continue reading

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