Amazing Kids! Magazine

Mystery Interview with FN

By Claudia Chow, Contributing Writer


What if walls could talk?

Better yet: What if you could hear them, and look into the past, present, and future like never before?

The Amazing Kids! Mystery Interviews, is a series that takes you on a journey with things that usually don’t talk.

But now, they do!

Read our interview for this issue and keep your eyes peeled for clues. Go to the bottom and check out the “Who Am I” section for the final dish on our inanimate interviewee!

AK: What do you do day-to-day?

FN: Since I’m very hard and strong, I always spend the day protecting your skin, and help you grab tiny things and scratch an itch now and then.

AK: What is your biggest pet peeve?

FN: I hate it when I am bitten; it makes it harder for me to perform my daily functions, and I get infected.

AK: Do you have any siblings?

FN: Why yes I do! I have an older brother; his name is Hair!

AK: What do you like to wear?

FN: Sometimes I like to be painted with different colors…but ONLY sometimes.

AK: What do you like to eat?

FN: I can’t eat, but I always need to be moisturized daily.

AK: Do you have any insecurities?

FN: I grow much more slowly than my other peers…I wish I was bigger!


Who Am I?


The Hidden Clues

  • Fingernails are made of keratin, which is the same substance that makes up hair.
  • Fingernails only grow about one tenth of an inch each month.
  • When you bite your fingernails, you are breaking your skin and bring germs into the openings in your skin.