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

Jemsbooks Make Perfect Gifts for All Occasions for Children!

Do you have a difficult time choosing gifts for those hard to please on your lists for birthdays, anniversaries, Christmas, Hannukah, etc.? Well, Jemsbooks aim to please all ages! I gift books all the time and the recipients open the … Continue reading

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Is fall coming soon?

Some days feel like summer is still hanging in there and not wanting to let go. Other days there is that crisp feel and smell to the air that makes you long for the cooler temperatures, pumpkin pie, apple cider, … Continue reading

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New Reviews on Sally Cronin’s on Smorgasbord Children’s Cafe!

I am honored and thrilled to be on Sally Cronin’s Fabulous Blog! Congrats to my fellow authors, Elizabeth Jade and Jann Weeratunga for the wonderful reviews if their books too! Thank you so much, Sally, for your unending support of … Continue reading

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Pray for the Families of the Victims of 911! WE WILL NEVER FORGET!

It has now been 19 years! It still feels like it was yesterday. I remember where I was and the shock we all felt. It will never go away but we are healing and stronger. This is a post below … Continue reading

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New Promos for MG/PT/YA, Children’s Books and Novels!

First of all, I want to thank all who have purchased my books over the years. Your support is invaluable to me. Please keep reading and I will continue to write more books to entertain and delight you and your … Continue reading

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Getting out a little – Taking a Walk Around the Neighborhood!

Some days I feel cooped up and want to get out. Since we can’t travel very far I like to take a 2-3 mile walk around the neighborhood. That’s what my husband and I did today. The weather was beautiful, … Continue reading

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How Are you Doing during this Pandemic?

I hope everyone is doing as well as can be expected during this continuing struggle with this Pandemic – COVID-19. Things haven’t gotten back to the old normal but are now trying out a new normal. The safest place right … Continue reading

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Books Read in the Month of August 2020!

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 August of 2020. Here are the 6 books I read and reviewed for August. … Continue reading

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Readers’ Favorite Book Awards for Abby & Holly Series Book 2 and Davey & Derek Series Book 6!

What a wonderful surprise this morning! I received two emails from a fellow award winner with Readers’ Favorite congratulating me on two awards I had just received. I had no idea that I had received them. I am thrilled and … Continue reading

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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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