Janice Spina is a multi-award-winning author with several children's books, four MG/PT/YA books, and two novels for 18+ and a short story collection. She is working toward publication of more of her books. Her husband, John Spina, is the illustrator and designer of her book covers.
She has been writing since she was a young child starting with poetry and greeting cards. She then progressed to children's stories and then novels for both children and young adults. One of her sports' poems was published by The Lawrence Eagle Tribune in October, 2008.
Her first novel, Hunting Mariah, is a crime/mystery/thriller which is available on Create Space. Amazon.com and BN.com. New novel, How Far Is Heaven, a paranormal/mystery is now available. She writes her novels under J. E. Spina. She also has a fantasy for young adults, which will be a series and still is a work in progress. She will create a mystery series for preteen girls. She hopes to publish both stories over the next two years.
Her children's books include the following titles:
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,
Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Book 1, (The Case of the Missing Cell Phone)
Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, Book 2 (The Case of the Mysterious Black Cat),
Sebastian Meets Marvin the Monkey,
Colby the Courageous Cat,
Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, Book 3, (The Case of the Magical Ivory Elephant),
Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, Book 4, (The Case of the Brown Scraggly Dog)
Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, Book 5 (coming soon)
Look for these and other books as they are published. They will be made available on the Books by Author page and at link below.