Wednesday, July 3, 2013

American Girl Magazine, a magazine your little girl will love!

Do you have a little girl ages 8 to 12, and are you looking for a magazine that they will love that is age appropriate, and fun? Well I would like to tell you all about a great magazine from American Girl. Did you know that American Girl had a magazine, well they do and they are celebrating 20 years of the magazine this year!

American Girl magazine is available nationally in retail bookstores and on newsstands, as well as by subscription through the American Girl catalogue. Call 1-800-234-1278 for subscription information." ABOUT AMERICAN GIRL MAGAZINE Created as an age-appropriate alternative to teen magazines, American Girl—an award-winning, bi-monthly publication—is rich with colorful illustrations and photography, award-winning fiction and nonfiction, games, crafts, and party ideas. In addition to articles about real girls and their achievements, the magazine includes regular departments like “Help!” and 

“Behind the Scenes” that invite reader participation and allow girls to share advice and ideas about issues that concern them. Since its launch in 1992, the magazine’s circulation has grown to more than 450,000 subscribers and is ranked among the top 10 children’s magazines in the nation and is the largest magazine dedicated exclusively to girls. American Girl Brands is a wholly owned subsidiary of Mattel, (NASDAQ:MAT,, the world’s leading toy company. Since American Girl’s inception in 1986, the company has devoted its entire business to celebrating the potential of girls ages 3 to 12.

Our Take-

 My daughter is growing up so fast, I cannot believe that she is already eight years old, in second grade and reading up a storm… What happened to my little baby, it is amazing how fast time flies! We were very fortunate to be able to check out the latest issue of the American Girl magazine the special Jukt/Aug 2013 issue, with this issue they are celebrating their super summer issue.  I was excited to check it out (yes I am just a kid at heart) with my daughter. My daughter just loved flipping through the magazine,(she did more than flip though.. she read the entire magazine!) There were so very many things she loved in the magazine.

She loved the various activities. And I loved that this magazine was age appropriate, it was filled with great info and things tweens like my daughter will love. The magazine helps boost self-esteem for these young ladies, you are special and we know it. It encourages the kids to be imaginative and creative. My daughter just loves art and this magazines crafts speak to her, and she can’t wait to try them. This is not a one and done magazine, after my daughter read through the magazine she picked it up over and over to check it out again and again. 

We loved the 13 tips for packing a suitcase, tips we could really use since we travel so very much. There is also a great new comic in the magazine now, very cute.  America Girl shared some great magazine facts with me, I can see why this great magazine has been around for so long: 441,000 -- Total circulation of American Girl. 134 -- Number of girls who have appeared on the cover of American Girl. 10.5 -- Average age of American Girl readers. 1,006,271 -- Number of letters and emails received since American Girl started in 1993.

With may birthdays and special occasions around the corner, this would be a great gift for that special girl on your gift list. She will love the crafts and great ideas this magazine provides. That special someone will just love it. And you can visit this site, to purchase this great magazine for young girls. My daughter has asked for a subscription, and I just may surprise her with a  subscription, I know she will love it and I will too.

Buy it:
 If you would like to purchase a subscription the costs are: Just $22.95 for one year or $37.00 for two years. Save up to 40% off the single copy price! 

Subscribe here

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Ourfamilyworld said...

This looks like such a cute magazine for girls! The American Girl line is so much fun.

Karissa @WithOurBest said...

Looks like a cute magazine for your daughter!

Randa Derkson said...

What a girl magazine. Is there one for boys?

GayNYCDad said...

Thanks for the info, I do not think my nieces know about this yet!

valmg @ Mom Knows It All said...

Nice to see that it actually has some content with substance and not just junk.
I bet my niece would like this.

Janice said...

Cool. I will have to check this out!

Jeannette said...

I'm going to have to see if my Sister-In-Law knows about this. My niece is in love with American Girl! Thanks for sharing!

Erin said...

I LOVED the American Girls growing up! It looks like the magazine has some great content in it! Glad to see it! :)

Sarah said...

I'll need to subscribe -- my daughter will love this. She already spends a lot of time flipping through the catalogs =)

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