Jane Gilbert


Jane Gilbert has written both for business and for fun. Part of her work involved community development, grant writing and creating comprehensive plans for communities. Over the years she earned several awards and has been recognized by government agencies and colleges for various genres of writings. She has published children’s books, poetry, a family cookbook entitled "This Taste Bud's For You," short stories, and two books composed of diverse writing genres: "I Need Music When I Write" and "Slow Dance on the Sand."

She is at work on a memoir of her “soul vacation” which took place primarily in California, where Jane learned intriguing lessons defining what is truly essential in life. The last chapter of this book will leave you whirling. The book is expected to be released for publication in the fall of 2015.

Jane currently is compiling facts and experiences to write about her mother's wisdom and fortitude. Gleva M. Jacobson, who passed away at the age of 90 on February 18, 2015, was an entrepreneur.

The author's books are donated to nonprofits to help make a difference in the world. She has written and donated over 1,200 copies of eBooks and an estimated 2,000 copies of paperbacks on a variety of topics for both children and adults (as of July 2015).

Where to find Jane Gilbert online


Piper's Wish For Annie
Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
While playing in the park, Piper and her butterfly friend, Hope, encounter Annie, a girl who is having an asthma attack. Piper asks her what is wrong and learns about her respiratory disorder, as well as some of Annie's unfulfilled hopes and dreams. Piper runs to the home of her friend Lindy, a magic gopher, who grants Piper a wish that enables Annie's dreams to come true.
Loddy Makes A Wish
Price: Free! Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Loddy Da, a gray schanauzer, and her friend Hope, a beautiful butterfly, are playing in the park when they meet a girl named Milly, who suffers from cystic fibrosis. As Milly explains what cystic fibrosis is, Loddy decides to ask her friend Lindy, a magic gopher, for a wish. Loddy uses that wish to help Milly expand her world and make some of her dreams come true.
Loddy's Three Wishes
Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Loddy Da, a dog who likes to play and to eat treats, gets a free wish from Lindy,a magic gopher. Loddy uses her wish on a jet plane in which she flies all over the country, stuffing herself on her favorite treats. As she is doing this, she notices hungry dogs along the way. One wish leads to three as Loddy changes her world-view from self-indulgent to helping hungry animals.
Carlos y Pedro
Price: Free! Words: 510. Language: Spanish. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / General
Carlos 'auto-administración de una inyección de insulina solicita todo tipo de preguntas acerca de por qué Pete Carlos tiene que hacer la foto, que se convierte en una explicación de la diabetes. En este libro, los niños aprenderán que la diabetes no es contagiosa, se puede controlar y la vida de un diabético puede parecer perfectamente normal.
Carlos & Pete
Price: Free! Words: 570. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
Pete stops by to pick up his friend Carlos on his way to play ball at the park. Carlos' self-administration of an insulin shot prompts all kinds of questions from Pete about why Carlos has to take the shot, which develops into an explanation of diabetes. In this book, children will learn that diabetes is not contagious, it can be controlled and the life of a diabetic may look perfectly normal.

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airplane    annie    asthma    butterfly    carlos    cystic fibrosis    diabetes    dog biscuits    dont litter    environment    fishing    floater plane    floppy ears    friends    gopher    health    helping    insulin    jet    magic gopher    pedro    piper    play ball    roller coaster    treats