Books for Beautiful Girls

In celebration of our annual Beautiful Girls issue of New Moon Girls magazine, this month’s recommendations feature books about beautiful girls like you — girls who are beautiful just for being themselves. Folktales for Fearless Girls Many fairy tales focus on how pretty, obedient, or quiet girls are … but there is more to the … Read more

Summer Reading Books for Girls

School is finally out, and long days are the perfect time to check out these summer reading books for girls! How to Become a Planet Pluto’s favorite season is about to begin. She loves kicking off summer with a trip to the planetarium, working at her mom’s pizzeria, strolling the boardwalk, and attending her friend’s … 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

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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

Summer Reading Books for Girls

The summer reading books for girls is one of my favorite lists to put together each year. I have many fond memories of long days spent in my treehouse reading after my dad told me I needed to “get outside more.” With trips and camps cancelled and school being let “out” looking different for many … Read more