Aloha Kanani, Girl of the Year 2011

From rescuing a baby monk seal to pitching in at her family's shop, Kanani™ loves to help others and share the aloha spirit of Hawai'i. Experience her world!

Read an excerpt from the first Kanani book

Shop Kanani's world for dolls, books, and more. Enjoy her games and crafts at Play at American Girl Come to Kanani events at American Girl stores Kanani and me e-cards: Thanks to all who participated--now see the winners Support National Wildlife Federation with a plush seal purchase Shop plush seals Partnership Information a part of Shine on Now
Kanani is here until Dec. 31! Or while supplies last

Thanks for sharing the aloha spirit

Congratulations to everyone who created e-cards inspired by Kanani's stories.
Check out the winners—each will receive a Kanani™ doll and book.

January winners

  • Dyre V., CT
  • Emily C., CT
  • Hadara B., MD
  • Mary-Catherine S., OH
  • Meenal K., MA
  • Ronny N., NY

February winners

  • Alice H, TX
  • Ella A., CA
  • Emma N., TN
  • Marissa P., IN
  • Olivia G., VA
  • Sara S., KS

March winners

  • Brooklyn C., OK
  • Hannah N., MT
  • Charity C., CO
  • Sara K., VA
  • Caitlyn K., UT
  • Ashley W., NJ

April winners

  • Lorna Delle M., MO
  • Rebekah R., HI
  • Natalie L., MI
  • Erica W., OH
  • Rachael B., CA
  • Abigail H., NC
  • Michaela S., PA