CRICKET Magazine April 2022


Follow a feather detective, free a tangled loon, enjoy an interspecies friendship, and howl with wolves.

Cover art by Adam Larkum


Dogs and ducks are just a few of the fun topics in this edition of CRICKET Magazine. You’ll also enjoy a touching story about a horse, meet a real-life feather detective, and solve a horsefeathers crossword puzzle.


CRICKET Magazine offers a perfect mix of whimsical fiction, informative articles, engaging puzzles, and endearing poems, all complemented with sophisticated and gorgeous illustrations. This edition features a plethora of animal topics—a horse finds happiness with a new best friend, a loon gets a rescue, a wolf makes a rare appearance, and the sneaky sock-stealing gremlins are back!


Enjoy features including:


·         Rescue Buddy by S. Q. Eries

·         Roxie Laybourne: Feather Detective by Pamela Tuchscherer

·         The Trapped and Tangled Loon by Kim Hanson

·         Waking Spring by Tina Tocco

·         Taking Sides by Kate Scott Wilson

·         The Wolf by Georgia Roberts Durston

·         The Swimming Duck Stars by Brenda A. Witmer

·         Socks by Salinda Tyson

·         The Moment of Truth by Patricia Pfitsch

Regular features of CRICKET Magazine include Letterbox, Cricket Country, Ugly Bird’s Crossbird Puzzle, Cricket League, Cricket and Ladybug, and Old Cricket Says.