Jennifer Rowlands

Biography

My first love is my family and they are what inspires me most. I find reflections of them within the characters of my books, whether I intended to or not. But there is so much more about writing and reading that I enjoy - mostly, the chance to free creativity and imagination. I enjoyed diving into the written word as a teenager, but took a break to embrace college life, and then married life, and then motherhood. My two boys and their daily excitement about the world and everything in it is what inspired me to pick up the pen (keyboard) again. Thanks to the support from family and friends, I am happy to present my works to you.

I truly hope you enjoy my works and would greatly appreciate you taking the time to write a review for any of them. I would like to know what you liked and even if you have any suggestions for improvement.

Feel free to contact me: jlrowlandswriting@gmail.com

Where to find Jennifer Rowlands online


Books

Missing Bedtime Sheep
By Jennifer Rowlands
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014. Category: Fiction
Oli is ready for bed, but the sheep he counts as he falls asleep are missing! Come along with Oli in this fun, illustrated poem as he finds each of his missing sheep. You'll never guess where he'll find himself in the end.
Mommy's Always With You
By Jennifer Rowlands
Price: Free! Words: 260. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Fiction
A poem from a mother to her child showing him that she is with him always, in his heart.
Love and Daisies
By Jennifer Rowlands
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,260. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Fiction
The usually level-headed Ella falls clumsily into a past never forgotten. Join her as she tumbles through romance and comedy into the arms of a man she never imagined she'd find.
Spring Paintings
By Jennifer Rowlands
Price: Free! Words: 320. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Category: Fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this poem, three little butterflies paint flowers in a garden. As they paint together, they find they can make new colors.
Where My Shadow Goes At Night
By Jennifer Rowlands
Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction
Sammy and his shadow spend all of their time together, but tonight Shadow is going to venture out on his own. Come along and see what adventures he has on his own while Sammy is sleeping soundly.
Santa's Gift
By Jennifer Rowlands
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,010. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sam and Charlie are just a regular couple of kids writing their wish lists to Santa, when they get an idea... deliver a gift to Santa! The two friends, joined by the town bully, begin their journey to the North Pole with the help of a mysterious magic. Tag along on their adventure as they learn to work together and discover that they can help Santa.
A Nutty Day in the Rain
By Jennifer Rowlands
Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
Squirrel is so anxious to play outside, but is disappointed when he looks out the window and finds that it’s raining! Despite the damp ground and raindrops falling from the sky, he heads out to enjoy the day. Come along with Squirrel as he makes some new friends and has a blast playing in the rain.
The Pirate-Witch Switch
By Jennifer Rowlands
Price: Free! Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Category: Fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
Wendy wanted so badly to be a witch for Halloween, but there were no witch costumes left! As she sets out for trick-or-treating, she meets people along the way in need of help. She selflessly helps them all and, in the end, finds that they were able to help her too.
The Good Sport Rabbit
By Jennifer Rowlands
Series: Wee Ones. Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Fiction
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Rebecca Rabbit was so excited to beat her friends in a race. She was so determined to win, that she didn't even stop for her friends when they needed her help. But she quickly learns that winning doesn't always mean coming in first place. It is also important to be a good sport.
The Brave Little Raccoon
By Jennifer Rowlands
Series: Wee Ones. Price: Free! Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Fiction
Rodney Raccoon is nocturnal but he's afraid of the dark! When his friends find out, they have a sleep over to help Rodney face his fears.
The Unique Little Skunk
By Jennifer Rowlands
Series: Wee Ones. Price: Free! Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Fiction
Today there is a new kid in class, Sydney Skunk. His new classmates do not accept him at first because he is different (stinky). But one of them becomes his friend and teaches the others that we are all unique and that is what makes us special.
The Patient Little Turtle
By Jennifer Rowlands
Series: Wee Ones. Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
Timmy Turtle is the slowest in his class of woodland babies. When Mrs. Fox asked the class what animal they most hope to be like when they grow up, Timmy Turtle can't wait to share! But he is not as quick as his classmates. Timmy waits, and waits, and waits. When it's finally his turn, he shares his animal and gives the class a lesson in patience.

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Smashwords book reviews by Jennifer Rowlands

  • Berry Cleans House on Aug. 26, 2012
    star star star star
    Very cute! It sounds similar to how cleaning goes at my house when my boys "help"
  • Carpe DiEmily (Part 1): A Free Romance / Romantic Comedy Chick Lit on April 03, 2013
    star star star star star
    A fun read, whitty and tinged with suspense. So many pieces hook the reader and make them invested in the characters. I even like the extra touch of adding a picture at the start of each chapter, that follows the development of the main character.
  • Bootscootin' Blahniks on April 05, 2013
    star star star star star
    Enjoyed this book, big fan of romantic comedies. I like seeing characters triumph despite feeling failure at their heals (in this case, pun intended). The charcters both intrigued and frustrated me, which kept me reading.
  • Bootscootin' Blahniks on April 05, 2013
    star star star star star
    Enjoyed this book, a fan of romantic comedies. I love characters who find a way to triumph despite the sense that failure is nipping at their heals (in this case, pun intended). The characters both intrigued and frustrated me, which kept me reading.
  • So Serendipity: the short story on April 07, 2013
    star star star star star
    Funny and moves along. Can't wait to read more.
  • Espresso Macchiato on April 19, 2014
    star star star star
    A fun little romance. I do wish there was more to the tale!