Tag Archives: children’s books

Two New Books Coming from Jemsbooks!

With all the extra time I have on my hands I have been avidly working on Book 5 of Abby & Holly Series and Book 2 of Drystan the Dragon and Friends. I officially completed Book 5 but have plenty … Continue reading

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Interview with Author Marie Lavender!

It’s a pleasure to welcome author Marie Lavender back to Jemsbooks Blog Segment – Interview an Author. Here and here are her other quest posts on Jemsbooks.blog. Hi Marie. You have visited my blog in the past with some of … Continue reading

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How Important is Reading to Children’s Brain Development?

This is a post I wrote in 2015 that I would like to share with you again for its importance to all parents about reading and the development of your children’s brains. How important is reading to children’s brain development? … Continue reading

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Do Your Children Love Dogs?

Do your children love dogs? I wrote Lucy the Talented Toy Terrier in memory of my dog, Lucy. She was my constant companion for sixteen years. Lucy was sweet, intelligent and loving. She is no longer with me and I … Continue reading

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Do Your Children Love Hermit Crabs?

My children’s book, Clarence Henry the Hermit Crab, is a fun book for children ages PS-Grade 3. Clarence Henry was a pet in a 80-gallon saltwater fish tank in our home. My husband purchased him from a fish store. When … Continue reading

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Do Your Children Love Giraffes?

I wrote Jeffrey the Jittery Giraffe after I met a woman whose grandson was feeling insecure. She asked me if I would write a story to help him feel better. His name was Jeffrey and this is his story. I, … Continue reading

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Do Your Children Love Kittens?

I wrote Colby the Courageous Cat to memorialize my daughter’s cat, Colby. He was quite an adventuresome cat and always getting into mischief. In this story Colby is a kitten and takes on the care of his siblings. All Jemsbooks … Continue reading

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Do Your Children Know it is Important to be Kind to Animals?

Do your children know it is important to be kind to animals? I wrote Sebastian Meets Marvin the Monkey for my youngest grandson when he was only three. He wanted a book about his favorite stuffed animal, a monkey. He … Continue reading

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Do Your Children Love Moose?

I wrote Broose the Moose on the Loose for the children at the Moose Hill School in Londonderry, New Hampshire. One day when I was picking up my grandson from summer school I noticed the glass enclosure with all kinds … Continue reading

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Do Your Children Love Polar Bears?

I created Jesse the Precocious Polar Bear for a little boy I met when on vacation in Aruba. When he found out that I was an author of children’s books he was interested in a book about polar bears, his … Continue reading

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