Stone Shen

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Stone Shen lives in Massachusetts and was born in 2004.

  • Stone is a member of the Leadership Group at his school.
  • His favorite book is The Fault in Our Stars by John Green.
  • Stone is nearly fluent in Chinese.

“I want to learn to be able to accept failure and build on my successes.”

Stone Shen

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The Rebirth of Independent Bookstores

Stone Shen

March 20th, 2019

Despite the rise of Amazon, indie bookstores are making a comeback. Our Kid Reporter finds out why.

Writing About the Beauty of Sports

Stone Shen

December 14th, 2018

Author Mike Lupica talks about his latest book, No Slam Dunk, and his love of sports and sports writing.

Let’s Go Racing!

Stone Shen

September 7th, 2018

Our Kid Reporter goes behind the scenes at a NASCAR race in Long Pond, Pennsylvania.

Stone with Molly, an Australian labradoodle

A Book Buddy That Barks

Stone Shen

June 15th, 2018

A unique program at a Massachusetts library helps kids develop a love of reading by reading to a therapy dog.

Stone at a school walkout in Acton, Massachusetts

A Snow-Delayed School Walkout

Stone Shen

March 16th, 2018

Students at Acton-Boxbrough High School in Massachusetts participate in a walkout protesting gun violence around the country.

Stone with park ranger Jason.

Rebuilding in the Everglades

Stone Shen

January 9th, 2018

Last September, Hurricane Irma caused catastrophic damage to the Everglades National Park in Southern Florida. But wildlife experts are optimistic that they can rebuild....

Stone at Billie Jean National Tennis Center

The Unsung Heroes of the U.S. Open

Stone Shen

September 14th, 2017

At one of the most important tennis tournaments of the year, a lot of work goes on behind the scenes to make sure that everything runs smoothly.

Stone with retired tennis great Andy Roddick at the Hall of Fame induction in Newport, Rhode Island, photo courtesy of the author

Roddick Inducted Into the Tennis Hall of Fame

Stone Shen

July 26th, 2017

Tennis greats enter the International Hall of Fame in Newport, Rhode Island, in the Class of 2017.

A Magic Carpet Ride

Stone Shen

June 27th, 2017

Our Kid Reporter witnesses the magic of Disney’s Aladdin.

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Stone at Sail Boston 2017

Sail Boston

Stone Shen

June 21st, 2017

Thousands flock to Boston Harbor to see tall ships from around the world.