The creative writing magazine exclusively
by kids and for kids — for over 40 years!

What Readers Are Saying

  • I really love your magazine and eagerly await each issue. It really inspires and encourages me to dig deeper and
    write more.

    —Isabel Hewgley, age 12, Arizona
  • I love Stone Soup because it is a magazine that says to kids that it is cool to be smart, creative, and artistic.

    -Julian Tutuncu-Macias, age 9,
    New York
  • I love reading other children’s creations and experiencing their experiences.

    —Daisy Chang, age 11, Hawaii
  • Thank you for providing an authentic outlet for student work. It has really motivated my students.

    —Sandra Sykora, teacher, Nebraska
  • I like your magazine so much that I always dream of publishing my story there.

    —Ray Huang, age 10, Washington

The Magazine for Creative Kids

Stone Soup is the magazine of creative writing by children ages 8 to 13. Stories and poems written by kids make Stone Soup unique. It inspires creative children. Once called “The New Yorker of the 8-to-13 set,” Stone Soup is a longtime favorite of teachers and homeschoolers. Founded in 1973.

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