Janice Spina is an award-winning author with 18 published books. Children's books - Louey the Lazy Elephant, Ricky the Rambunctious Raccoon, Jerry the Crabby Crayfish, Lamby the Lonely Lamb, Jesse the Precocious Polar Bear, Broose the Moose on the Loose, Sebastian Meets Marvin the Monkey, Colby the Courageous Cat, Jeffrey the Jittery Giraffe, Clarence Henry the Hermit Crab, middle-grade series books 1-5 of Davey & Derek Junior Detectives, and novels, Hunting Mariah, How Far is Heaven and a short story collection, An Angel Among Us, written under J.E. Spina, a copy editor, blogger, avid reader and book reviewer, and writer of poetry. She is working on another children's book and a middle-grade series for girls, and a YA fantasy series which she hopes to publish over the year or two.
Her books have won a total of 10 awards. Lamby the Lonely Lamb received the Silver Award from Mom's Choice Awards in Children's Picture Books Category. Davey & Derek Series has won four Pinnacle Book Achievement Awards, two Reader’s Favorite Awards, and a Silver Medal from Authorsdb for the cover of Book 5.
Janice loves to hear from readers and welcomes reviews of all her books where they were purchased. She will put you on her blog if you send her a photo of you and one of her books along with a review. Send her a note on her blog or website contact page.
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