A magazine created by girls, for girls ages 8-12. Winner of a 2011 NAPPA Gold Award and a 2011 Mom’s Choice Gold Award, Discovery Girls gives girls advice, encouragement & inspiration. Plus each issue is packed with quizzes, embarrassing moments, contests, fashion and much more.Give your tween the gift of confidence with a subscription to Discovery Girls Magazine. Founded in 2000, this magazine for girls aged eight and up features content to help your tween handle life’s ups and downs. The magazine prides itself on being written by girls, for girls, and features real girls facing real-life situations.
Discovery Girls Magazine focuses on girls across the country, and each issue focuses on one state. Once a state is selected, subscribers in that state are notified and can submit a questionnaire to be selected as one of the twelve girls from that state who will appear in the issue. Girls are chosen based on their enthusiasm and personality, as well as their ability to be good role models for the magazine’s readers.
In addition to the featured profiles, each issue contains other regular columns such as Embarrassing Moments, celebrity interviews, Mailbag, and an advice column, Ask Ali. With the exception of the celebrity interview, most sections are written or contributed to by readers. This focus on the average American girl can be encouraging and empowering for your tween. The magazine has also won awards from iParentingMedia.com and Parents’ Choice.
Catherine Lee, the magazine’s founding editor, wanted to create a magazine to help young girls struggling with self-image, empowerment, and fitting in with their peers. A middle school survival guide, Discovery Girls Magazine has made a difference in the lives of countless girls throughout the United States and Canada. The bimonthly subscription can be a positive influence in your child’s life, making the tough years of adolescence a little easier by providing a community of support.