Tag Archives: Reading

Books Read in September of 2019!

Welcome to Jemsbooks Segment – Books Read in September of 2019. Here are the 8 books I read this month. Hope you enjoy my reviews. It was a busy month and as usual I read some fascinating books. All my … Continue reading

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Wonderful New Reviews on Sally Cronin’s Blog!

Thank you, Sally Cronin, for sharing the new reviews of my book and my fellow authors’ books. Your kind support is appreciated! https://smorgasbordinvitation.wordpress.com/2019/09/23/sallys-cafe-and-bookstore-author-updates-reviews-janice-spina-marian-beaman-and-marcia-meara/comment-page-1/#comment-218140 Please check out Sally’s fabulous blog while you are there. You will find plenty of talented authors … Continue reading

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What does it mean to be an Indie Author?

Here is an old post I wrote in 2017. It is still relevant and important to all indie authors. I updated it and added a recent article from a local paper, Londonderry Times, on August 22, 2019 that features an … Continue reading

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Limerick – Jemsbooks – Lucy!

LIMERICK – JEMSBOOKS – LUCY THE TALENTED TOY TERRIER! This is an old post that I wrote last year. I hope you will enjoy reading about my dog Lucy, who was a cherished pet for 16 years. I miss her … Continue reading

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Have you Read Hunting Mariah and Mariah’s Revenge Yet? Check out these Book Trailers!

CHECK OUT THESE BOOK TRAILERS OF HUNTING MARIAH AND MARIAH’S REVENGE! Grab your copies today on Amazon (link below) or Barnes & Noble or hop over to the right of this post and click on Purchase Links. Start reading and … Continue reading

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Finalist in Authorsdb First Lines Contest!

So excited! My book, Mariah’s Revenge, is a Finalist in Authordb’s First Lines Contest! Congratulations to all Finalists! THANK YOU TO ALL WHO VOTED FOR MY BOOK! https://authorsdb.com/2019-first-lines-contest/27573-first-lines-contest-2019-mariah-s-revenge Thank for stopping by and for your kind support. REMEMBER: READING GIVES … Continue reading

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Do You Ever Experience Writer’s Block?

As a writer, have you ever experienced writer’s block? I haven’t yet, thank goodness. But if I ever do I would do these things right away. Take a long walk outside in good weather or on my treadmill or elliptical … Continue reading

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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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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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