Attention: parents and grandparents of young writers! Looking for a last-minute holiday gift idea for that creative literary genius in the family?
How about a subscription to Stone Soup?
Stone Soup is a high-quality magazine that features the creative work (stories, poems, artwork) of young writers and artists ages 8 to 13.
It’s published six times a year, in color, and has no advertising (excellent!).
Want to see a sample issue? Click here for a link to their website where you can download a PDF sample.
Here are a few reviews.
“If Stone Soup had been around in the Brontë sisters’ early days, they surely would have gotten their start within its pages.”
– Parenting Magazine
“An outstanding magazine . . . stimulates children’s creative writing and art.”
“Stone Soup’s terrific.”
– Parents’ Choice Magazine
Cost: $37 for 6 issues. Each issue is 48 pages and offers real inspiration for good writing and good illustration.