About Me


     My debut novella was chosen as the winner of Cedar Fort Inc.'s 2013 Holiday Tale Contest. 'A Holiday Miracle in Apple Blossom,' was released on October 8th, 2013.
     The first book in the 'Bonita Creek Trilogy' was released on April 28th, 2015. The book, 'Robin's Reward', is a contemporary inspirational romance set in the coastal mountains of California in the Mendocino coastal region. 

     'Handmade Hearts' is an inspirational historical romance short story inspired by a true story. Set in New Orleans during World War II, the story was released in late December, 2018.

     'RES-Q Tyler Stop' is a middle-grade historical adventure set in Sonoma County, California, in 1968. This is my debut in children's literature! This novel was released on April 22, 2019.

     For more information about my books, please visit the pages tabbed with each book's title on this blog.
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     As a professional educator for twenty years, my passion was teaching reading and literacy skills to Kindergarten through fourth grade students. I enjoyed passing on my love of books and the written word to these children through my teaching and our daily classroom activities. The students' unceasing love of books was an inspiration to me on a daily basis.
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     Over one hundred of my original sewing, quilting, and stitchery projects and articles have been published in the past decade in sewing books, on sewing industry blogs, and in sewing and crafting magazines distributed nationally and internationally. Here is a sample of my published work.

{Suitcase and Word Game photos are courtesy of 
Storey Publishing. Photos taken by Julie Toy.}

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     A Californian since age six, I enjoy reading, writing, walking, visiting botanical gardens and parks, photography, touring historic homes and museums, cooking, designing, sewing, quilting, sewing for charity, crafting, and hand-embroidery.

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--Email:  junemccraryjacobs [at] gmail [dot] com

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