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Our Mentors

Tricia Clasen
Tricia Clasen is not mentoring this year, but has mentored Middle Grade
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Tricia Clasen
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Tricia is a college professor of communication at University of Wisconsin-Rock County. She is co-editor of Gendered Identities: Critical Readings of Gender in Children’s and Young Adult Literature, 2016 by Routledge.  She lives in her much-too-frigid home state  with her husband and two girls, her parents, and what seems like small zoo.  Most of her time goes to shuttling her kids to dance and trying to get the glitter off the kitchen floor as well as planning trips to much warmer destinations. Her debut novel, THE HAUNTED HOUSE PROJECT, published in 2016 by by Sky Pony Press.

Favorite Books

The Outsiders, S.E. Hinton

Wonder, RJ Palacio

Harry Potter, J.K. Rowlying (has to be done)

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, Mildred D. Taylor

Out of My Mind, Sharon M. Draper

Years Mentored