Journalism – Will Stephanie Get the Story?

Will Stephanie Get the Story? focuses on journalism as a profession and features a character based on Marcia Bullard, former President, CEO and Editor of USA WEEKEND.

Stephanie is the new girl at school. Although she doesn’t want to leave her friends behind, and is nervous about making new ones, she is excited to meet her fourth-grade classmates and hopes to win a spot on the school’s Newspaper Club. But she finds herself in hot water on the day her application is due. She struggles with writing her first article and almost gives up. Read how meeting a special woman gives her the encouragement she needs to give writing another chance and follow her dreams.


  • An exclusive profile and Girls Want to Know interview with Marcia Bullard
  • Emphasis on community involvement, perseverance, organizational skills
  • Illustrations by April D’Angelo
Kid Tested:

“I think you wrote an awesome book! The theme is to follow your dreams and believe in yourself. I give it 4-3/4 stars out of 5!”

– Megan, age 10