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How Do You Stay Positive in a Negative World?

Have you ever noticed how much negativity there is in this world? Every day I turn on the television I hear nothing but negative news about everything. I know there are lots of positive things happening every day all around … Continue reading

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Pinnacle Book Achievement Award Winner!

PINNACLE BOOK ACHIEVEMENT AWARD WINNER! I am thrilled to announce that JEFFREY THE JITTERY GIRAFFE, just won a Pinnacle Book Achievement Award! Thank you, Pinnacle, for this honor and award! Best Books in the Category of CHILDREN’S INTEREST Jeffrey The Jittery Giraffe … Continue reading

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Is it Possible to Write More than one Book at a Time?

This author is doing just that – writing two books at the same time. This isn’t my idea. I have been forced into writing more than one book at a time by my characters. They are taking over once again! … Continue reading

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Today’s Guest for Coffee: Award-Winning Children’s Author Janice Spina

I was thrilled to be asked to be interviewed on Noelle Granger’s blog. Thank you, Noelle! Please stop over and check out my interview and maybe learn something new about me. While you are there peruse Noelle’s lovely site. She … Continue reading

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Calling all Authors for Guest Posts or Interviews!

I happened upon a wonderful post today by Mindy McGinnis on her blog. Check it out here. She gives a list of six ways to support your favorite authors. We authors will thank you for all that you can do to … Continue reading

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New Books in the Works for Jemsbooks!

NEW BOOKS IN THE WORKS FOR JEMSBOOKS! I know, you are saying, “What, is she kidding me?” No, I kid you not. My husband is working on my first fairy tale which I hope he completes in a 2-3 months. … Continue reading

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Writing in Different Genres!

              Writing in Different Genres How important is it for authors to be able to write across genres? First of all, not everyone cares to write in multi-genres. There are some who choose to … Continue reading

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Limerick – Jemsbooks – Lucy!

LIMERICK – JEMSBOOKS – LUCY THE TALENTED TOY TERRIER! Here is the last limerick for my young children’s books – ages 0-8, grades – PS-Gr 3. Hope you enjoy it! Read about all the other Limericks for Jemsbooks, Louey, Ricky, … Continue reading

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Limerick – Jemsbooks – Clarence Henry the Hermit Crab!

LIMERICKS FOR JEMSBOOKS! Here is a Limerick for one of my newest books #10 (2018), Clarence Henry the Hermit Crab, about a pet we had in one of our fish tanks (saltwater). I have had lots of fun writing limericks for … Continue reading

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Fantastic Red City Review of Book 4, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series!

I am thrilled to receive a fantastic review of Book 4, The Case of the Brown Scraggly Dog of Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series. Thank you, Red City Review! THE CASE OF THE BROWN SCRAGGLY DOG (DAVEY & DEREK … Continue reading

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