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

Spring is Sprouting All Over! But the Weather is Cool Again!

In New England just wait a minute and the weather will change from warm to cold and back again. We hardy New Englanders are used to this. We are ready for anything that nature throws at us. I think! Yikes! … Continue reading

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A Gift from Above – Rainbows and a Night out with Friends!

Do you love rainbows? I think they are magical! We went out to dinner with good friends (Fran & Jim) for the first time in well over a year to a lovely restaurant that serves delicious lamb, beef, fish and … Continue reading

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Getting Books for Summer Reading? Books for PS-Grade 3 from JEMSBOOKS EXPRESS! Hop on Board!

Are you in need of some books for your children for their summer reading? I have 17 children’s books for PS-Grade 3, Ages 1 – 7. Now is the time to stock up on fun reading with good values and … Continue reading

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Getting Ready for Warmer Weather! Are you vaccinated yet? Are you ready to get out and about?

How are you feeling? Are you getting ready for warmer weather? Do you need to get out and about and enjoy yourself more? We have been cooped up for over a year now. It’s time to get out! My husband … Continue reading

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Getting Ready for the Glorious Hummingbirds and Baltimore Orioles Birds!

It is almost time for the arrival of the glorious hummingbirds to New England. They are on their way here, expected to arrive soon. My husband prepared our feeders today for them. We don’t want to miss their arrival. They … Continue reading

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Who Loves Baby Afghans? Afghans for Sale While They Last!

In between writing, blogging, reading, tap dancing and exercising on my treadmill, I crochet. I recently completed two baby afghans in white. I am now ready for another new baby to come into our extended family. I became a great … Continue reading

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Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series – Enjoyable Read for MG/PT/YA! A Wonderful Review to Share!

I was flipping through some of my older reviews of Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series and came across this wonderful review. I had to share it with you again. If your children haven’t read any of this series, grab … Continue reading

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Books Read in March 2021!

Here it is already the end of another month. Where does the time go? I have been busy as usual reading some wonderful books for the month of March of 2021. Here are the 6 books I read and reviewed for March. … Continue reading

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Happy Easter and Passover!

This year – 2021 – is still somewhat cloistered for many of us. My family will not be gathering yet for large dinners such as Easter. We are still in the process of receiving our herd immunity. My husband and … Continue reading

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Drystan the Dragon and Friends Series, Books 1-4 Winners of Series for Children – Book Marketing Global Network!

Thank you, Theodocia McLean, for choosing my series, Drystan the Dragon and Friends Series, Books 1-4 as the winner of a series for children on Bookmarketingglobalnetwork.com! Here is the link below to my page and awards: https://bookmarketingglobalnetwork.com/global-authors-directory/janice-j-e-spinas-books/ Book Marketing Global … Continue reading

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