Editor’s Note


Whales and Cormorants

When a killer whale smashes into their ship, Alan and his pet cormorant have to fend for themselves

Real Life Checkmate

Evelyn is teased for trying to join the Boys’ Chess Club

Elana (Part Two) A Novella

Part Two: When Casey blinds the army Elana and Henry have assembled, Elana must set out alone to fight her

One Hop at a Time

After a bad fall shakes her confidence as a ballerina, Sara resolves to get stronger

Why are friends like that?


I Am Me


To Those in a Cage




Up Over Bora Bora


Cloud Dancer


Portrait of Adolescence


The Witch


Stone Soup Honor Roll: May 2020