Animal Books for Girls

Book cover image for The Girl Who Stole an Elephant by Nizrana Farook

As the school year draws to a close, you might be thinking of walks with the dog, long days spent reading with your cat, or even a horse ride. That’s why this month’s picks are all animal books for girls! The Eagle Huntress: The True Story of the Girl Who Soared Beyond Expectations Although eagle … Read more

Poetry Books for Girls

April is National Poetry Month in the U.S., so I’m excited to recommend some amazing poetry books for girls! Whether you love novels-in-verse, ancient epic poetry, or biographies of poets, this column has something for you. Legacy: Women Poets of the Harlem Renaissance Nikki Grimes turns her pen to poems celebrating the often forgotten women … Read more

Books About Changes for Girls

Book cover image for Fighting Words by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley

The theme of the spring issue of New Moon Girls magazine is “Feeling It: Changes,” so this month’s recommendations feature books about changes for girls. Whether you’re facing changing homes, changing schools, changing feelings, your changing body, or all of the above, read these books and remember that you’re not alone! In the Role of … Read more

New Beginnings Books for Girls

A new year has just begun, which is why this month’s recommendations feature new beginnings books for girls. Whether you’re looking for stories about girls who have gone through similar challenges to you or hoping to find advice on starting anew yourself, these books are meant to get 2021 off to a great start! 13 … Read more

The U.S. Elections Are Stressing Me Out

stressed older woman illustration

Our Girls Online Community members are telling us how stressed they’re feeling, which is no surprise. So today, I wrote a blog telling them a few stress-relievers that work for me. The post is here on the GOC.  Comments there can be made by girl members. Everyone else–parents and girl allies–can comment right on this post. 2020 … Read more