Inside issue 1

Exclusive KOOKIE reader interviews with dance legend DARCEY BUSSELL, MBE, and super STEMETTE Anne-Marie Imafidon, MBE • RAD GIRLS making a noise in the world of music, featuring the Honey Hahs • SLEEPOVER SPECIAL, how to host an awesome sleepover • ECHO, a comic about finding your voice by Rachael Smith • THREADS OF TIME, an intriguing short story by children’s playwright Sue Murray, illustrated by Angela Ho • GIVE IT A GO, the lowdown on BMX biking with Junior Women’s BMX champ, Bethany Shriever • HERO OF HISTORY, Amy Johnson, the first woman to fly solo from England to Australia, an illustrated story by Madeleine Karutz • MAKE IT, weave a gorgeous wall hanging • pull-out MINI POSTER by illustrator Lesley Vamos

Plus regulars

DEBATE, should mobile phones be allowed in school? • CHANGE IT, girls tackle the problem of plastic in the oceans • GROAN, readers share their most embarrassing moments  • KOOKIE GIRLS around the world • BOOK REVIEWS • Readers nominate their UNSUNG HERO • ASK CATHY problem page • I WONDER… • PET PALS • COLOURING • QUIZ • PUZZLES + more!

Published December 2017