CRICKET Magazine Nov-Dec 2023


Sing carols with cowboys, rescue a turkey from Thanksgiving, get nibbled by mice, and save a peaceful kingdom.

Cover art by Violeta Dabija


From Thanksgiving turkeys to Christmas morning pancakes, this edition of CRICKET Magazine is full of festive foods, friend, and fables. 



Get in the spirit of the seasons with heartwarming stories, poems, games, and recipes. Or leave reality behind as you follow the adventures of Prince Gethyn to save a kingdom. There are fables from all around the world and a true-life tale from World War I. You’ll get an introduction to Yom Kippur and Diwali. As always, gorgeous illustrations, thought-provoking themes, and new concepts will help spark your curiosity and imagination. 


Enjoy features including: 


·         Cowboy Carols by Teresa Bateman

·         Christmas Morning Dutch Pancakes by Emmillie Miller

·         The Turkey We Saved from Thanksgiving by Marlene Bateman Sullivan

·         In the Barn by Candace Pearson

·         Save a Kingdom by Maggie Murphy

·         Moonlight on Empty Shoes by Susan Yoder Ackerman

·         Diwali by Deborah Reidy

·         Ambassador Nasrudin by Phillis Gershator

·         Cher Ami and the Lost Battalion by Patricia Baehr

·         Hershel and Feivel: A Tale of Two Brothers by Bruce Black

·         Snowman by Raven Howell


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