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"The statistics are consistent: Young male readers lag behind their female counterparts in literacy skills. This article looks at the social, psychological, and developmental reasons why, and suggests solutions — including the need for more men to become role models for reading."
Suggestions from Kathleen Odean, author of Great Books for Boys, on “How to Encourage Your Son to Read,” with links to a list of “Seventeen Highly Recommended Books for Boys,” tips on reading aloud, and book activities.