Raise a storyteller. Change the world.



Delight the children in your life with our award-winning, ad-free magazines and digital editions for toddlers to teens. And read to them from afar with our latest digital app, Story Bug™.

View More

Cricket Media Children's Literary & Art Magazines

Cricket Media Children's Discovery & Science Magazines

Cricket Apps

Read together, even when you're apart.

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.

Get Story Bug in The iTunes Store

In the Cricket Shop

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.

Subscribe in the shop

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.

Learn more about our partnership

New on our blog

What Do Origami and Elephants Have in Common?

BY: Andra AbramsonDecember 1, 2016
...

The Story Behind the Origami   Originally, the folks at the Bronx Zoo set out to collect 35,000 elephants representing the heartbreaking number of 35,000 elephants (96 per day) killed each year for their ivory tusks. The overall goal of the initiative is to help gain a wider awareness of the elephant ivory trafficking crisis […]

CONTINUE READING

Happily Ever Heifer

BY: Cricket Media MamaNovember 30, 2016
...

Every year we get one holiday catalog that trumps all others. You might think it’s the latest phonebook-sized toy catalog, but you’d be wrong. Our household anxiously awaits for the annual Heifer International catalog, because each holiday, my daughters pour over it deciding between cows, goats, sheep, donkeys rabbits, fish, and more.   If you […]

CONTINUE READING

Getting in the Spirit of #GivingTuesday

BY: Sarita BhargavaNovember 29, 2016
...

#GivingTuesday is upon us, and all of us at Cricket Media are thankful to YOU, our customers, for giving your children the gift of reading. Of all the gifts you can bestow on your children, this truly is one that will last a lifetime. With the knowledge that this gift belongs in the hands (and […]

CONTINUE READING