The Gripped Characters: Q&A with Laurie O’Sullivan

“The entirety of Gripped Part 1 is one large cliffhanger. I not only want to know the immediate outcomes of crumbling relationships and kids getting in trouble, but how their lives will pan out as they move forward into college.” – Laurie O’Sullivan

3 Important Messages in ‘Gripped 5: Taylor’s Story’ Make It a Must-read for Teens

Written by Timmy Weiss, Weston, MA Timmy Weiss is a senior at St. Sebastian’s high school.  He is a varsity tennis and varsity soccer player, as well as a part of MPA (men with positive attitudes), the newspaper named The Walrus, and the peer mentoring club. He enjoys traveling, spending time with family and friends, volunteering,Continue reading “3 Important Messages in ‘Gripped 5: Taylor’s Story’ Make It a Must-read for Teens”

Why I Believe “Blindsided” by Stacy Padula Belongs in Schools

Written by Bella Gill, Pembroke, Massachusetts Bella is a junior at Pembroke High School in Pembroke, Massachusetts.  She is a midfielder for the South Shore Select 2006 Girls Academy Soccer Team and is headed to the National Finals in St. Louis this summer.  She is also a midfielder for the Pembroke High School Girls VarsityContinue reading “Why I Believe “Blindsided” by Stacy Padula Belongs in Schools”

Gripped 3: The Fallout – Readers Want More with Each Page They Turn

Written by Deirdre Mitchell, Villanova, PA Deirdre Mitchell is a junior in high school and attends the Academy of Notre Dame in Villanova, Pennsylvania. Deirdre enjoys dancing, traveling, and being with friends and family. One of Deirdre’s favorite places to travel was London. At school, Deirdre is a part of the dance company, environmental club,Continue reading “Gripped 3: The Fallout – Readers Want More with Each Page They Turn”

Taylor’s Story: an exhilarating page-turner with valuable lessons for all

Written by Timmy Weiss, Weston, MA Timmy Weiss is a senior at St. Sebastian’s high school.  He is a varsity tennis and varsity soccer player, as well as a part of MPA (men with positive attitudes), the newspaper named The Walrus, and the peer mentoring club. He enjoys traveling, spending time with family and friends, volunteering,Continue reading “Taylor’s Story: an exhilarating page-turner with valuable lessons for all”

The ‘Gripped’ Characters: Q&A with Timmy Weiss on ‘Smoke & Mirrors’

Written by Timmy Weiss, Weston, MA Timmy Weiss is a senior at St. Sebastian’s high school.  He is a varsity tennis and varsity soccer player, as well as a part of MPA (men with positive attitudes), the newspaper named The Walrus, and the peer mentoring club. He enjoys traveling, spending time with family and friends, volunteering,Continue reading “The ‘Gripped’ Characters: Q&A with Timmy Weiss on ‘Smoke & Mirrors’”

The Gripped Characters: Q&A with Bella Gill on “Blindsided”

Written by Bella Gill, Pembroke, Massachusetts Bella is a junior at Pembroke High School in Pembroke, Massachusetts.  She is a midfielder for the South Shore Select 2006 Girls Academy Soccer Team and is headed to the National Finals in St. Louis this summer.  She is also a midfielder for the Pembroke High School Girls VarsityContinue reading “The Gripped Characters: Q&A with Bella Gill on “Blindsided””