Inside this issue

Exclusive Kookie reader interview with professional adventurer and mischief maker ANNA MCNUFF  •  RAD GIRLS in business Yarrie Bangura and Bella Tipping, plus sisters Amelia and Delilah  •  A GIRL’S GUIDE TO ADVENTURE, big or small, with great tips on the best way to get out of your comfort zone  •  THE GIRL WITH GLASS EYES, a magical story about a brave quest written by Alison Herft and illustrated by Adeline Fleuve  •  #NO FILTER, a comic about missing out by Faye Simms  •  GIVE IT A GO, get to grips with skateboarding  •  HERO OF HISTORY Qiu Jin, China’s revolutionary poet and feminist icon, in an illustrated story by Madeleine Karutz  •  MAKE IT, mug bakes and rock cacti  •  Pull-out keepsake MINI POSTER by illustrator Lesley Vamos …

Plus regulars

DEBATE, what’s better: one best friend or lots?  •  CHANGE IT, let’s do our bit for bees  •  GROAN, readers share their most embarrassing moments  •  ASK CATHY problem page  •  PET PALS  •  COLOURING PAGE  •  QUIZ  •  PUZZLES + lots more!