Local student’s photo published in national magazine

Fri, 07/02/2021 - 2:15pm

TENANTS HARBOR — Nadia Kirkham, 11, received Second Prize in the March 2021 Cricket League photography competition. For this contest, each entrant was asked to submit an original photo on the theme “Through My Lens.”

Nadia’s photo, “Double Rainbow over Rockland, Maine Harbor” appears in the Cricket League section of the July/August 2021 issue and is posted at cricketmagkids.com/contests.

“Cricket features the best short stories, poems, and articles by the world’s finest children’s authors and is illustrated by the best artists from here and abroad,” said the magazine, in a news release. In each issue, Cricket sponsors a different and unique writing or art competition, with hundreds of entries pouring in each time from enthusiastic Cricket readers all over the world. Winners receive recognition and a certificate, and the best entries are published in the magazine and on its Web site for children: cricketmagkids.com/contests.”


Founded in 1973, CRICKET is published by Cricket Media, also publisher of BABYBUG®, the magazine for infants and toddlers ages 6 months to 3 years, LADYBUG® for children ages 3 to 6, SPIDER® for ages 6 to 9, the nonfiction magazines CLICK®, ASK®, and MUSE®, and the COBBLESTONE® line of history and world culture magazines for young people. CRICKET Editorial Board members include CRICKET Roger Sutton, Ann Thwaite, Katherine Paterson, Linda Sue Park, and Anita Silvey. Carolyn Digby Conahan is staff artist. Now available in both print and digital editions, for more information please visit www.cricketmedia.com.