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Story Bug

Read together, even when you're apart! Story Bug combines video chat with a shared reader displaying educational books to enable story time with a loved one anywhere, anytime.

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The Cricket shop offers both print and digital subscriptions for all our world class children’s magazines, as well special bundles with engaging plush toys, puzzles, games and other gifts. Take for example BABYBUG Magazine and tote bag bundle a perfect combination for any mom interested in raising a storyteller.

Subscribe now and enjoy access to the highest-quality stories, games, and activities for children ages 6 months to 3 years.

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The Wonderful Objects Kids Box is a Make-Your-Own-Story Adventure unlike anything you've seen. The Kids Box brings together the best of children's storytelling and the best of hands-on story-making to make your child the agent of their own imagination.

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Parallel Lives: Rallying for Causes—Centuries Apart

BY: Rosalie BakerMay 26, 2017
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My love for the Classics, especially Latin began in ninth grade, with my first Latin class. I just loved everything about the language—from the declensions to the subjunctive to the four purpose clauses. So, as I thought about the themes for 2017-2018, I looked through the ancient Greek and Roman topics I had covered in […]

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Win With Cricket Media!

BY: Megan FraedrichMay 25, 2017
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Big news: Cricket Media is giving away an iPhone 7! You’ll also be entered to win the grand prize of an iPad and a free subscription to magazine of your choice just for sharing about the contest!   Now, wait just a minute, you might be thinking. Aren’t these the same people who are always […]

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A Few Haiku for You

BY: Charles GhignaMay 17, 2017
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Look around outside. What do you see? A bird? A flower? A sunset? A tree? Each one would make a great haiku — for you!   The Japanese haiku, one of the oldest forms of poetry, teaches us much about the art and craft of poem-making. The entire poem consists of only three short lines, […]

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