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Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

SOFTWARE                      COMMENTS

COSMOPOLITAN VIRTUAL MAKEOVER Lets girls scan in a photo and test
 $40, SEGASOFT, HEARST        out different hairstyles, hair colors,
                              eye shadow, and lipstick.

LETS TALK ABOUT ME!           Features personality quizzes to help
 $20, GIRL GAMES              girls 8 to 14 think about what it's
                              like to be grown up.

ROCKETT'S NEW SCHOOL          Girls 8 to 12 years old help an 8th
 $30, PURPLE MOON             grader named Rockett deal with new
                              kids, cliques, and classes.

TALK WITH ME BARBIE DOLL      Barbie can be programmed to say a girl's
 $90, MATTEL                  name and birthday. She comes with a
                              CD-ROM and miniature PC for girls 5
                              and up.

THE AMERICAN GIRLS PREMIERE   Based on the line of books, the
 $35, LEARNING CO.            program lets 7- to 12-year-olds
                              create plays using heroines from
                              different eras in U.S. history.

THE BABY-SITTERS CLUB         Lets girls from age 7 on up make
 $35, CREATIVE WONDERS        greeting cards, stationery, and
                              posters.

DATA: BUSINESS WEEK


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