My family came to the U.S. to find a “better life,” but I have to decide what that looks like for me.
A 10th grader wins the prize. Plus: Terror in Brussels; & Serena Williams fights sexism in tennis.
Plus Zayn speaks, Margaret Atwood loves Game of Thrones, and a chance to curl up in a Big Mac.
Plus new Zadie Smith brilliance, love to Kesha, and an update on #BringBackOurGirls.
Plus a new Princess Diaries book, thoughts on #bringbackourgirls, amazing poetry, and more.
A premiere of a song that’s perfect for bedroom dancing.
May's theme is HOMESTRETCH.
Here’s what kinds of submissions we’re looking for, plus info on how to send us your work. ✴
Rookie is an online magazine and book series for teenagers. Each month, a different editorial theme drives the writing, photography, and artwork that we publish. Learn more about us here, and find out how to submit your work here!