Tag Archives: YA books

Happy Thanksgiving!

A Happy Thanksgiving to my fellow Americans! If you do not celebrate Thanksgiving may you have a lovely day whatever you do. There will be turkey and all the fixings, mashed potatoes, squash, green beans or other veggies, gravy, rolls, … Continue reading

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What are you reading this fall?

Don’t you love to read in the fall or winter months when you are stuck inside because of inclement weather? I love to read all year round but there is something special about curling up with a good book in … Continue reading

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What are your favorite genres?

Since I am an eclectic writer, my reading preferences are also eclectic. What are your favorite genres? As you can see by all my month reads and reviews that I read all kinds of books. Have you been checking out … Continue reading

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Magic/Mystery/Fun Adventures with Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series Books 1-6 – a multi-award-winning series!

Looking for that special series for your middle-graders/preteens/young adults? Summer is flying by but there is still time to do plenty of reading. This is a multi-award-winning series with 11 book awards – 5 Pinnacle Book Awards, 3 Readers’ Favorite … Continue reading

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NEW BOOK FROM JEMSBOOKS IS HERE! THE UNKNOWN TERRITORY (GATESKIN CHRONICLES BOOK 2)!

I am excited to announce that my new book in the fantasy series is now here – The Unknown Territory (Gateskin Chronicles Book 2)! Cover created by my husband, John! This is an epic series. Each book grows exponentially which … Continue reading

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Have you ever noticed? The Magic Word is PIZZA!

Have you ever noticed when you say PIZZA everyone listens? Haha! My husband loves to make his own pizza dough and cover it with all our favorite toppings. I always share each pizza he creates online at Instagram. People love … Continue reading

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Smorgasbord Children’s Reading Room – New Book on the Shelves- #Fantasy – The Legend of the Taken Ones: Gateskin Chronicles Book 1 by Janice Spina

I was thrilled to be on Sally Cronin’s fabulous blog recently. Sally is a wonderful support for her fellow authors and features the on her wonderful site. You must visit it and check out all the interesting posts. She is … Continue reading

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Check out my profile on All Author today!

Check out my profile on AllAuthor. Here you can read my books’ sample chapters, get updates on my books and latest deals, ask me questions, discuss my books and much more. Follow me on AllAuthor. https://allauthor.com/author/jspina/ All promos below created … Continue reading

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Abby & Holly Book 4: The Hidden Stairway – My 26th Publication – Published in September 2019!

Abby & Holly Book 4: The Hidden Stairway This series is perfect for Christmas gifts for all the MG/PT/YA on your lists. Introduce your kids to this fun adventure series. This series was dedicated to my granddaughter, Leah, who loves … Continue reading

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Pinnacle Book Achievement Award Winner – Abby & Holly Series Book 4: The Hidden Stairway!

I am thrilled to receive a Pinnacle Book Achievement Award for my MG/PT/YA series, Abby & Holly Book 4: The Hidden Stairway! It is always so exciting to be recognized for writing a book! I never get tired of it! … Continue reading

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