The spring issue is just around the corner …

We’re putting the finishing touches to issue 12—our spring issue. It will be winging its way to your letterboxes in a few weeks.

Remember, you don’t have to subscribe to the magazine to send us your work or to enter our writing competitions.

"Wombat Books"

For those of you who DO subscribe, all our subscribers are entered into a prize draw every season. The winner of the issue 12 Subscribers’ Draw will receive a $200 book pack from Wombat Books—you can see some of their books above. (Books in the winner’s pack might vary.)

See you in spring!

Rebecca Newman, Editor

Christmas, info, teachers' resources

A subscription for Christmas!

Alphabet Soup is a magazine about books and creative writing for primary-school aged kids. A subscription would make a fantastic Christmas gift for your favourite young bookworm. (A 1-year subscription only costs $29.80.)

All our subscribers for issue 5 go into a draw for a chance to win a book pack from Fremantle Press, worth $200.00!*

*Books in book pack may differ from those pictured.

Subscribe now to ensure your first issue arrives in time to go under the tree!

Inside issue 5:

  • Kids’ writing competition (win a $20 book voucher!)
  • Q&A with Christine Harris, author of the Audrey books
  • Meet an astronomer
  • Stories, poems and book reviews
  • 6 pages of kids’ writing (kids’ stories, poems, book reviews and artwork!)
  • Writing tips for kids

Merry Christmas from Alphabet Soup!