Written by Charlie Hallal - Hingham, Massachusetts The drug use and sexual content in Gripped 2: Blindsided by Stacy Padula will likely get it banned from schools, but the topics are too relevant in teenage culture to be ignored. This book should be read by kids in middle school and high school to teach them … Continue reading Gripped 2: Blindsided – A School Book Or Not?
Written by Charlie Hallal - Hingham, Massachusetts The book Gripped, Part Two: Blindsided by Stacy A. Padula is an intriguing story that allows young adult readers to learn about the severity of drug use and the possible impacts it can have on peoples' lives. It gives readers an in-depth view into the lives of many … Continue reading Gripped 2: Blindsided – Not Just A Teen Read
Written by Charlie Hallal - Hingham, Massachusetts In the first book in Stacy Padula's Gripped series, the reader meets a large cast of characters whom any teenager would easily relate to and empathize with. As a teen myself, I most closely relate to Jason Davids because he seems to try to see all perspectives when … Continue reading A Teenage Take on the Gripped Series’ Characters
Written by Charlie Hallal - Hingham, Massachusetts The book Gripped Part 1: The Truth We Never Told by Stacy Padula is an incredibly entertaining story that never fails to keep readers entertained and engaged. The many interesting characters that appear in the story demonstrate both how important it is to be conscious about how your … Continue reading Charlie Hallal Reviews Gripped Part 1: The Truth We Never Told
Written by Charlie Hallal - Hingham, Massachusetts As a junior in high school, I would recommend Stacy Padula's book, Gripped #1: The Truth We Never Told, to any kid anywhere from middle school to college. This is due to the many ways I feel kids in this age group, including myself, can relate to the … Continue reading Hingham High School Junior Shares Why Teens Should Be Reading The Gripped Series
Growing up in the shadow of two NFL-destined cousins, Chris Dunkin has high hopes for his own future in football. However, a drug addiction threatens to destroy everything he has worked hard to attain. When Chris...
On September 5, 2017, The Forces Within by Stacy Padula rose to the #3 best selling spot on Amazon Kindle for teen books that address substance abuse. This paranormal thriller is the 5th book in the Montgomery Lake High book series. https://youtu.be/DrBsvyQdcxc?t=8s Synopsis After being trapped inside his own body, unable to communicate with anyone but … Continue reading The Forces Within: an Amazon Best Seller
Author Stacy A. Padula will be featured at Barnes & Noble's 2016 B-Fest Teen Book Festival in Leominster, Massachusetts on June 11th. She will be signing books from 12-1:30pm and speaking with teens about her young adult book series. About the Author Stacy Padula, a native of Pembroke, Massachusetts, has accrued years of experience working with adolescents. … Continue reading Stacy Padula to be Featured at Barnes & Noble’s 2016 Teen Book Festival