Latest review of Tembo Makaburi…

Latest review of my novella Tembo Makaburi!! Perspicacious Pachyderm! August 16, 2017 By Tammy Windsor 5 Golden Stars!!!! Format: Kindle Edition In my literary book, Jones can write no wrong! And, this book just proves that fact to me, once again. In Tembo Makaburi, Jones brings you along on a greedy man’s quest for riches and glory as he relentlessly …

Grandfathers now available on audio!

My short story Grandfathers now on audio! My short story, Grandfathers, is a heart-warming tale of grandfathers and grandsons told two parts. The first part is set in 1946 and relates the experiences of five-year-old Billy Johnson with his grandfather. The second part is set in 1996 and tells of Billy’s experiences with his own five-year-old grandson. What a difference 50 years …

An Old Cowboy remembers how he fell in love….

The Last Cowboy now available on audio!! Lifelong cowboy J.L. Crockett tells the story of how he met, fell in love and married the great love of his life.   Sometimes, for whatever reason, lonely, wandering souls manage to find one another. This is the story of J.L. and Karina.   Funny! Crazy! Playful! Loving! Caring!! Romantic!  All of these and much, much more!!        

Tembo Makaburi now available as Audiobook

Tembo Makaburi Now Available on Audio Tembo Makaburi, the Swahili term for “elephant cemetery”, is the stuff of which dreams were made for ivory hunters. Come along on the story of a greedy man’s quest for riches and glory as he relentlessly pursues an aging bull elephant and his valuable ivory tusks across the arid heat of the Serengeti plains. A chilling …

The Writing Life: Part I

The Writing Life: Part I Where do you get ideas? Funny how people always seem to ask me that. And it’s a fair question. I can remember, as a young writer, asking that question myself. First, ideas are everywhere, but you must exercise caution in choosing them. You might get an idea from some an experience, an observation, some artistic influence, …

My novella, The Agreement, now available on Audio

My novella, The Agreement, now available on Audio “Follow love and it will flee; flee love and it will follow thee.”   (Old Southern saying) When Alma Dawson, a middle-aged, hard-working single mother, sets out to get the tuition money for her daughter’s last year of college, she never dreamed her entire world would be turned upside down. A poignant, inspiring story, …

The Old Men now available as Audiobook

The Old Men now available as Audiobook For years, the old men had been hanging around the country grocery store whiling away their days playing checkers and dominoes and talking about politics, women, drinking and life experiences. All that time, the store owner readily approved their presence in the store and went on about his business as if they were not …

Kirkus Review of my novel The Hand of God

Kirkus Review of my novel The Hand of God: An African-American man is caught between his own demons and those of 1950s American society in this historical novel. Jones (Tembo Makaburi, 2017, etc.) tells the story of 24-year-old Bobby Lincoln, who lives in the coastal town of Palm Harbor in 1955 Florida. With few jobs and no education available to …

An Affair to Remember!

An Affair to Remember! Rating:5 out of 5 blossoms!      By Tammy Windsor   This book was SO enjoyable that, once I picked it up, I could not put it down. I literally read all night long to finish it! The plot was well-developed and had just the right amount of Southern charm and quaint “small town Georgia” feel. And, …

Honore de Balzac – The Greatest Novelist who ever Lived

Honore de Balzac – The Greatest Novelist who ever Lived In the early sixties, a group of well-known literary pundits got together to decide who were the greatest novelists of all time. Their conclusion was that Leo Tolstoy wrote the greatest novel in “War and Peace”, but they also decided that the French novelist Honore de Balzac was the greatest …