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Books Read in the Month of May 2019!

The months are flying by too quickly. The year is nearly half over. I have read 13 books in May of 2019 which I am sharing with you here in this new segment of Jemsbooks.blog Monthly Reads. I hope you … Continue reading

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Reading is Good for You!

Jemsbooks.com  This is a post I wrote back in 2017 that I wanted to share again. The Books for all ages! When we read a book it is like traveling around the world, or to outer space, or to a … Continue reading

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What Will You and Your Children be Reading this Summer?

It feels like summer will never get here. This spring in New England USA has been rainy and cold. But we New Englanders are a hardy stock and know that if we just show a little patience summer will be … Continue reading

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Do Your Children Love Polar Bears?

Here is an adorable polar bear story that your children will love: Jesse the Precocious Polar Bear. This story was dedicated to a little boy I met in Aruba back in 2014 by the name of Jesse. I met Jesse … Continue reading

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How Do You Encourage Your Children to Read?

Do you read? Do you encourage your children to read? If you say ‘yes’ to both of these questions then congratulations! You are giving your children a wonderful and precious gift. If your children see you reading avidly all the … Continue reading

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A Short Story for Christmas!

A CHRISTMAS BLESSING The old woman had lived on the streets for many more years than she could remember. Her grey and white hair needed not only washing but also cutting. It now reached her lower back. She used what … Continue reading

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Bullying Must Never Be Tolerated!

Recently the town I live in has taken a stand on bullying. They plan to meet and devise an updated policy on handling bullying. Here is the article by Alex Guittarr of Londonderry Times on September 6, 2018 as posted … Continue reading

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Winners of Authorsdb First Lines Contest!

CONGRATULATIONS TO WINNERS OF AUTHORSDB FIRST LINES CONTEST! GOLD – TINA FRISCO – VAMPYRIE SILVER – MARK BINMORE – BEAUTIFUL DECONSTRUCTION  BRONZE – GARETH WORTHINGTON – IT TAKES DEATH TO REACH I was thrilled to find out that I was … Continue reading

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THREE-DAY QUOTE – DAY THREE!

Thank you, Bette A. Stevens, for nominating me. THREE-DAY QUOTE – DAY THREE! Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence. Helen Keller I nominate: 1. Don Massenzio – DSM Publications 2. … Continue reading

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THREE-DAY QUOTE – DAY TWO!

Thank you, Bette A. Stevens, for nominating me! So remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see and hold on to that childlike wonder about what makes the … Continue reading

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