The handcuffs of the title refer an incident in which Parker’s parents catch Parker handcuffed to a chair in her father’s office by her ex-boyfriend. Handcuffs by Bethany Griffin – book cover, description, publication history. Read “Handcuffs” by Bethany Griffin with Rakuten Kobo. PARKER PRESCOTT IS an ice princess. Cold, aloof, a snob. At least, that’s what everyone says on.

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Inspired by Your Browsing History. How to write a great review. I wrote two books in high school. This book captured the catty pettiness of what it is to be a teenager so well I spent a good part of the book cringing in secondhand embarassment.

After several learning manuscripts, I wrote my Masque of the Red Death. This is a well written coming of age story where the good girl gets caught by her parents in a very bad situation.

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Nov 20, Beth rated handcufs really liked it Shelves: The story of an Ice Princess, the boy who wants to thaw her, and everything that happens after they get caught with a pair of handcuffs. A reputation that’s fostered, cultivated and nurtured by Marion Hennessey’s blog. I want to have a few stern words with whoever compared Bethany Griffin to Sarah Dessen on the front cover. Parker Prescott is a middle child. Would you like us to take another look at this review? He wasn’t cheating on her; he defends her when others would pick on her, what’s betany to love about him?


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Nicola Yoon 2-Book Bundle: During College I learned some stuff, wrote some stuff, fell in love, got married, and got acquainted with my brother who was born after I graduated from high school. The Hook This is the opening from my original query letter. Item s unavailable for purchase. Surprisingly well-written and subtly suspenseful, this is a great story by a great author.

One day he shows up at her house when her family is out, and the hanky panky starts. As you can see, this is so much more involved than what I originally expected the story to be when I first picked it up. It’s as if the author is right there telling you it isn’t first person amazing.

He had the handcuffs in his pocket.

But Araby has found herself. Different types of obsessions are portrayed, and different types of stereotypes are sha So this book gets a 4. Griffin is a fresh new voice in the world of young adult literature! Dance of the Red Death.


View all 3 comments. And that’s an example of why this book was enjoyable. I found this book at my public library. Parker’s family is falling apart due to her dad’s unemployment and everything stable in her life is slipping handchffs.

Handcuffs by Bethany Griffin

I especially loved the intricate ways Parker Parker has such a perfect teenage voice that I felt like I was visiting my own past teen self. I loved this book.

Handcuffs by Bethany Griffin. She’s the good one, the dependable one, the one her parents trust. I thought he came over and kidnapped her or something.

Parker is grounded indefinitely, and so starts the beginning of all her problems. The problem Hanfcuffs had with it is that it didn’t feel like a very Parker thing to appreciate, and I could tell that Griffin herself was a Radiohead fan. By watching this When I first put my hands on a copy of Handcuffs by Bethany Griffin I thought it was a typical teen novel with a racy spin.

I read it, I pondered it, and I decided I hated it. So, Parker and I are likethis. Parker has such a perfect teenage voice that I felt like I was visiting my own past teen self.

Masque of the Red Death.