Inside issue 12

Exclusive interview with JESSICA WEGENER from the Firesticks Alliance about cultural burning  •  RAD GIRLS who make stuff!  •  How to BE YOU and grow up fearless  •  MAKE IT, cool macrame plant hangers  •  RAIN, a short story about a brave escape by Michelle Aung Thin, with illustrations by Lylet Soliven  •  MIRRORS, a manga comic by Queenie Chan describes a coming-of-age trial  •  GIVE IT A GO, discover orienteering  •  HERO OF HISTORY, meet freedom fighter Harriet Tubman in an illustrated life story by Madeleine Karutz  •  QUIZ, what’s your inner animal?  •  Pull-out POSTER by Tonia Composto …

Plus regulars

DEBATE, do parents really know best?  •  CHANGE IT, how a plant-based diet is good for the planet  •  GROAN, readers share their most embarrassing moments!  •  ASK CATHY problem page  •  PET PALS  •  COLOURING PAGE  •  BOOK REVIEWS  •  PUZZLES + lots more!