Inside issue 9

Exclusive reader interview with circus performer KAZUHA IKEDA  •  RAD GIRLS in art  •  FRIENDS FOREVER, advice on making friendships last  •  How to predict the FUTURE  •  A SHED OF OUR OWN, a short story by Kita Mitchell, illustrated by Hannah Lock  •  COMIC, Etta and Olive discover that magic isn’t everything  •  GIVE IT A GO, climbing!  •  HEROES OF HISTORY, the Trung sisters, Vietnam’s first freedom fighters in an illustrated life story by Madeleine Karutz  •  QUIZ, what’s your power?  •  Pull-out DIY BOARD GAME …

Plus regulars

DEBATE, should kids be allowed to vote in government elections?  •  CHANGE IT, saving energy (and protecting the planet)  •  GROAN, readers share their most embarrassing moments  •  ASK CATHY problem page  •  PET PALS  •  COLOURING PAGE  •  BOOKS  •  PUZZLES + lots more!