New books by Mattimoe, Hogan and Stanton

  The Joyful Jewel has an enticing selection of locally authored books. Here are the newest ones. They are by Judith Stanton, Judy Hogan and Tim Mattimoe. These particular books are all poetry, and we do have a lot of poetry, but there are also mysteries, biographies, novels and cookbooks.

Books that Make a Difference – Janet Joyner & Dori Dupre

How does anyone manage to live a life with all the violence, discrimination and vengeance going on?  I sometimes retreat into a book and this week I have read two that speak to issues of today.  Dori Ann DeJong  Dupre’s novel“Scouts Honor” tells of the long-lasting detriments of one instance of childhood abuse, how  the […]

Children’s Toys, Books & Clothing

The Joyful Jewel has a nice selection of children’s books by local authors, hand made stuffed animals or dolls and locally created clothing and accessories for all ages.  Here are few:

Children’s Books,Toys, Fashion

The Joyful Jewel has a nice selection of children’s books by local authors, hand made stuffed animals or dolls and locally created clothing and accessories for all ages.  Here are few:  

Sheridan Bushnell, Poetry Books & CD

SHERIDAN BUSHNELL, POET, AUTHOR, SPEAKER           Some of my friends call me “The Poetry Doctor” since I meet so many people who tell me their deepest struggles and I so often share a poem that comforts them.  Through illness and deep surrender, I opened to a mystical and creative voice I had no […]

Books by Local Authors

Variety of Books by Local Authors at the Joyful Jewel Any one of these books would be a perfect gift for the reading pleasure of someone in your life.  Topics just in this small selection include mystical novel, poetry, business success, spiritual biography, murder mystery, essay on death, a fabulous cookbook and an interpreted book […]

Lett, Gaskin & Lineberry books

 A Trio of Local Interest Books: Coming Home . . . by AlexSandra Lett;  Until Proven . . . by Nora Gaskin; Daddy Meets Aunt Bee in Siler City . . . by Connie Lineberry $10 – $15.95             Just a small sample of the books we have by local authors, some well known, […]

Aruna Gurumurthy, Writer

Aruna Gurumurthy is a visionary poet and keen enthusiast for change. Born in Mumbai, her experiences and discoveries brought her to Amherst, Massachusetts at the turn of the century. Having toiled in labs for a decade, her journey into writing poetry began in a moment of epiphany just under two years ago. She chased her dreams […]

Children and Baby items at the Joyful Jewel

  We have lots of wonderful things for adults, but did you know that there is a very nice selection of things for children and babies too?  Check out our Gift Guide:  http://www.joyfuljewel.com/gift-gallery/childrens-toys-books-clothing/

Judy Hogan and Valerie Nieman Book Reading

Two of our favorite authors, Valerie Nieman and Judy Hogan, will be reading from their new books at the Joyful Jewel on 1st Sunday, April 3, starting at 3:00pm. These well known and award-winning writers each have excellent new books to share!  Both books are full of absorbing mystery and intrigue.  These writers are entertaining […]