Issue Nine


Some Handsome Hands

May/June 2017

Welcome to the world of Root & Star, the magazine for the WHOLE child—the wise, the wild, the strange, & the sweet.

We bring heartfelt literature and art to children all year long. Hooray!

In our ninth issue, we explore HANDS! We feature a funny poem about fingers, some curly wire art, a beautiful intro to acupressure, and a lot of mud and clay! Come find out!

Issue 9 includes amazing work by all this loving talent: C.M. Andrews, Joseph Brackett, Jennifer Davis, Marjo van Dijck, Susan EaddyDavid Gregal Jr., Christine Hartzler, Erika Hess, Abbigail Knowlton Israelsen, Jonathan James, Diane KomaterLida Larina, Courtney Mandryk, Derek Mong, Melissa Mytty, Mary O’Neill, Heather Franzen Rutten, Atabey Sanchez-Haiman, and Beth Winn.

40 full-color pages of beauty and life.