illustoria magazine issue #20 mystery


Prepare to be awed by Illustoria Issue 20: Mystery featuring a glow-in-the-dark cover by Cátia Chen.

In this issue, explore the hidden and unexplained wonders of the globe. Discover all things mysterious, from insect communication to why zebras have stripes. Ponder childhood myths with guest curator Isabel Roxas and her troupe of illustrators. Make a Middle Ages-era puzzle from a bottle cap. Learn about strange creatures such as pink glow worms and green sea slugs. Plus, read creative writing from young folks, interviews with youth activists, and much more.

Illustoria is a print magazine for creative kids and their grownups. We celebrate visual storytelling, makers, and DIY culture through stories, art, comics, interviews, crafts, and activities. Our high-quality triannual publication is geared toward readers ages 6-12 and the young at heart. Illustoria is the official publication of the International Alliance of Youth Writing Centers.