Online Newsletter #32April/May 2006
New Titles Coming
Brigitte (Miki) on the American Girl Fans Message Board for telling me of the following AG
titles that have an August 2006 publishing date:
Brave Emily by Valerie Tripp
Emily Trading Cards: Ten Cards
Josefina's Short Story Collection
Kit's Short Story
Samantha's Short Story Collection
Molly's Short Story Collection
Addy's Short Story Collection
Kirsten's Short Story Collection
Kaya's Short Story Collection
[Will Kaya have more short stories,
since she's only had one published so far?]
Family Quiz Book: Discover Silly Stuff
about You and Your Family
Art Starts: Every Page Illustrated by You!
The I Love
Mysteries Fun Book: How to Be a Super Sleuth
Girl Talk Questions: Asked by Girls,
Answered by You
Friends: Making Them & Keeping Them
You Can Do It!: A Kit to Help
You Do Just about Anything
Doll Hair: Styling Tips and Tricks for Your Dolls
and Their Horses: True Tales from American Girl
The Pleasant Company Publishing site also had a thumbnail of the new Brave Emily
book on their site for a few hours. Since they don't seem to want the picture widely seen
yet, I cannot post it, but the cover art features Emily in a sea-green dress, Molly behind
her, Linda in a blue and white outfit, and Susan in a purple dress with a flower print and
heart shaped pockets. They appear to be taking part in some kind of stage production or
American Girl Place Los Angeles opened
for business Tuesday, April 18th. The official Grand Opening was held Saturday, April
22nd. Thousands of fans have thoroughly enjoyed the store already, and it's exciting that
millions more AG fans will have nearer access to AG Place!
SOAGC Member has Photos in Imagine
own Julia has had more of her work published by American Girl! They published some
darling photos of AG dolls fishing and baking cookies in Imagine
is still not available to the general public, only
test-market recipients. Please let AG know if, like me, you wish you could receive this
magazine--they need to know that we fans want the ability to subscribe!
previously had a feature published in American Girl Magazine
mini slippers out of marshmallows), and is the author of AG's Tiny Treats
According to some American Girl
personal shoppers, the following items may be retired soon. (Keep in mind that does not
make it official yet.)
Miss Victory Costume
Camp Gowanagin Outfit
After School Outfit
Tree House Outfit
Waffle Iron (did retire)
Just Like You Girls:
These items could still be available until January, but who knows
what type of stock they have on these items.
All of the Beach Stuff - outfits, accessories, cabana, etc.
Birthday Outfit (purple
Entire Birthday stuff - table,access.,etc.
3 in 1 Bed
New Collector's Site
Society member Johanna let me
know about her new website for AG Collectors. It includes sections on Girls of Many
Lands, Hopscotch Hill, Miss AG Bear, Angelina Ballerina, the Bitty Twins, and more.
Hopefully it will be a good resource for some of you collectors out there! Here it is:
Monthly Membership Stats
Please forgive me if I get several months behind on updating the directory. It comes with
being a mom! :-) When you join, however, your email is automatically immediately entered
onto the newsletter mailing list, so don't worry about that.
Here are the membership stats: New members in March:
4 New members in
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