Cricket Magazine feeds the minds and imaginations of readers ages 9 to 14. Perhaps no other single publication has inspired generations of readers as Cricket has. Acclaimed for its high-quality fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and brilliant illustrations, Cricket delivers intelligent, imaginative content that encourages readers to develop their own, unique creativity. Frequent contests encourage young writers to try their hand at various genres. This magazine has a cover much like a soft cover book, providing durability that allows each issue to be enjoyed for years to come.