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The 11 magazines in the Cricket family spark curiosity, inspire creativity and throw open windows of possibility. Enjoy your FREE sample issues…


Babybug Magazine for ages 6 months – 3 years

BABYBUG is the perfect new baby gift — made with nontoxic ink, rounded corners, and no staples, BABYBUG is safe for little ones to explore on their own. Enjoy your sample issue


Ladybug Magazine for ages 3 – 6 years

LADYBUG Magazine offers enchanting stories and poems to read aloud that are just the right length for a cozy cuddle. LADYBUG is perfect for BABYBUG Magazine readers who are ready to move up, and early readers. Enjoy your sample issue


Click Magazine for ages 3 – 6 years

Introduce children to science, art, nature, and environmental issues with CLICK. Each issue of CLICK answers questions about how the world works and takes children on a journey of discovery about the world around them one intriguing topic at a time. Enjoy a sample issue


Spider Magazine for ages 6 – 9 years

SPIDER contains content uniquely designed for newly independent readers. This is the ideal story and activity magazine for former LADYBUG readers and for all 6- to 9-year-olds who love to learn and read. Enjoy your sample issue


ASK Magazine for ages 6 – 9 years

ASK is about science, history, inventors, artists, and more, written for 6- to 9-year-olds – the most curious people on the planet! Designed to spark your child’s interest in arts and science, ASK is informative and fun. Perfect for readers who are ready for more challenging reading! Enjoy your sample issue


Cricket Magazine for ages 9 – 14 years

CRICKET magazine publishes only the highest-quality fiction, classic literature, and nonfiction stories on culture, history, science, and the arts. Each issue includes a signature cast of rambunctious bug characters who offer humorous commentary on the stories. Enjoy yoursample issue


Muse Magazine for ages 9 – 14 years

MUSE is the science and arts magazine for kids that’s spot-on with the facts and offbeat with the jokes. MUSE makes a perfect gift for former readers of ASK Magazine interested in science, history, and the arts. Enjoy your sample issue


Faces Magazine for ages 9 – 14 years

FACES takes young readers around the world and back to get an honest and unbiased view of how children in other countries and world regions live. Young readers ages 9 to 14 learn about the important inventions and ideas from other cultures through articles, folk tales, recipes, and hands-on projects. Enjoy your sample issue


DIG INTO HISTORY Magazine for ages 9 – 14 years

Each issue of DIG INTO HISTORY is built around an idea, with a special 10- to 12-page section that focuses on an archaeological discovery or topic related to the issue’s theme. Included in each issue are word games and projects. Enjoy a sample issue


COBBLESTONE Magazine for ages 9 – 14 years

For over 35 years, COBBLESTONE magazine has been transforming history from a dry classroom exercise into a living, breathing guide to how Americans live, work, play, and eat from the 1600s to today. COBBLESTONE takes kids on a journey through history, designed to excite their imaginations and bring the past to life! Enjoy your sample issue


Cicada Magazine for ages 14+ years

A literary magazine for young adults who are passionate about the written word, CICADA magazine is filled with high-quality literature, exceptional stories and thought-provoking poetry written by and about teens. Enjoy a sample issue


Cricket Media Magazines are written and created from a child’s point of view. We strive to understand and foster imagination, critical thinking and encourage curiosity. From toddlers to teens, our goal is to inspire a love of reading that lasts a lifetime. Click here for more information on how you can help inspire a love of reading!