Janice Spina

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The best kids' books, age-by-age

Head to your local library and check out some of our favorite kid titles. These mom-tested books are guaranteed to please your budding bookworm!<p><b>Baby</b><i><br>The Going-To-Bed Book</i> by Sandra Boynton<i><br>Good Night Moon</i> by Margaret Wise Brown<i><br>Dear Zoo</i> by Rod Campbell<i><br>The Very Hungry Caterpillar</i> by Eric</i> …

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The ancient library where the books are under lock and key

Inside a specially built, temperature controlled room at Hereford Cathedral, hundreds of medieval manuscripts sit chained to their shelves, exactly as they did centuries ago.<p>From the Citadel in Game of Thrones to the library of Kamar-Taj in Doctor Strange, there’s been a resurgence in popular …

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50 Must-Read Mystery Books for Kids

I love me a good mystery. I want to be Miss Marple when I grow up and Flavia de Luce is absolutely my best friend in my head. But long before Agatha …

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13 New Historical Fiction Books To Read If You Want To Escape 2018 For A Little While

The sun is shining, the weather is warm, and I'm looking to escape the rest of the world for a little while. It's one one thing to take a social …

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How Many Of Our Favorite 2018 Books Have You Read So Far?

So many amazing reads, and we've still got almost half the year left.

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Hunting Mariah

An insane killer, obsessed with blood and death, seeks revenge with those he perceives wronged him. He is now on the loose. His next victim may be …

Mariah's Revenge (Sequel to Hunting Mariah) Kindle Edition

This book begins where the first book, Hunting Mariah, left off. This suspense/thriller/crime novel will keep you turning pages as the tension grows. …

Mariah’s Revenge - sequel to Hunting Mariah - check it out today on Amazon and Barnes & Noble and Goodreads!

Loved the anti-bullying message.

I have long been a fan of Janice Spina’s young children’s books and her middle-grade Davey and Derek Junior Detectives series. I was excited to read …

Book Tour – Abby & Holly is now here!

<b>ABBY & HOLLY BOOK 1 SCHOOL DANCE IS NOW HERE!</b><p>Please re-blog and share this post with your readers if you would like to be part of this Blog Tour!<p>I …

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New MG/PT/YA series begins with Book 1, Abby & Holly School Dance! Available on Amazon & Barnes & Noble

5 Reader Enjoyment: 5 Overall Rate

Hunting Mariah is written by J. E. Spina, an award-winning children's author. This novel is her debut into the mystery and crime genre.<p>The story is …

Hunting Mariah in the First lines Contest

This could be the beginning, a way to satisfy his urges.<p>That line is very intriguing! Makes me want to read more!

Is Tomi Adeyemi the new J.K. Rowling?

<b>To read more books news</b><b>, pick up the new issue of Entertainment Weekly on stands Friday, or buy it here now; you can also get the Elisabeth Moss</b> …

Books for all ages!

Janice Spina aka Jemsbooks is an multi-award-winning author with several books for children and adults of all ages.<p>Janice is excited to continue to …

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Jemsbooks

<b>VIV DREWA</b><p>Please help me to welcome author Viv Drew to <b>Jemsbooks Blog Interview an Author</b>.<p>It’s nice to see you, Viv. Please step up to the soap box and …

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How To Instantly Get More Traffic To Your WordPress Blog

Here’s a little trick that will instantly get more traffic to your WordPress blog if, like me, you prefer to get notification emails whenever a blog …

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Study: Reading Programs May Improve Kids’ Behavior!

I found this interesting study about reading <b>by Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health)</b> in the <b>New Hampshire Union Leader on Thursday, March 29, 2018 on page …

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Elusive realities: Janice Spina – Visits from Beyond

I was honored to be on Sue Vincent’s fascinating blog to share – Visits from Beyond. This was a visit I had one night from my grandmother who passed …

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New Children’s Book – Cover Reveal – Lucy the Talented Toy Terrier!

I am happy and excited to announce this new children’s book, <b>Lucy the Talented Toy Terrier</b>, has joined Jemsbooks family of books for young children …

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A lovely review of Book 2, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, The Case of the Mysterious Black Cat! Check out the complete series Books 1-5 today! Fun adventures with the Donato twins and plenty of magic, mystery and surprises!

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Celebrating 5 Years with WordPress!

I just found out that it has been five years since I first began blogging with WordPress! The time has flown by!<p>WordPress Logo (5 – compliments of …

Jemsbooks Autographed for Christmas!

Hi Everyone! Have you ordered any books yet for Christmas? I have some left in my inventory that I can autograph and send out to you in time for …

My son, Michael aged 11 years old, and I read this book together. The Case of the Missing Cell Phone is the first in the Davey and Derek junior …

Jemsbooks has won nine awards - one Mom’s Choice Award, two Reader’s Favorite Book Awards, five Pinnacle Book Achievement Awards, and one Silver Medal from Authorsdb Cover Contest!

#BookReview of #TheCaseoftheBrownScragglyDog from #ReadersFavorite - https://...

Reviewed by Emily-Jane Hills Orford for Readers' Favorite<p>Davey and Derek are twins. They do just about everything together, including solving …

We've Never Read These Children's Classics

Hello and welcome to a brand new episode of Rioters Confess.<p>This might sound bizarre and unbelievable, but I first heard about Laura Ingalls Wilder’s</i> …