I think the magical moments of reading together occur when I am able to find a book that connects with them.
Pam Allyn's Best Books for Boys is an excellent resource for parents and educators who want to make reading an enjoyable experience for boys.
Some books in each list include extras such as "if you like this book read:" or "talk about it" discussion questions.
It's a quick read, with most of it a helpful annotated list of great reads for boys.
At the beginning of the book, Pam spends time explaining why we need to focus on... Read more
As a library media specialist I see first hand the challenges of getting boys interested in reading and finding the right book that might spark their interest. Read morePublished on June 5, 2011 by Jennifer Stone
This book was a great reference for different books out there for kids. It was broken down by genres, which was great since my older boy loves adventure/mysteries! Read morePublished on June 1, 2011 by Book Loving Mommy
I know few people more passionate about literacy than Pam Allyn. I reviewed her last book What To Read When last year and still refer to it before every visit to our local... Read morePublished on May 30, 2011 by Book Dads
I love that this book exists! Just reading Pam Allyn's title and subtitle inspires and encourages me.
Pam Allyn has spent years encouraging kids to read. Read more
Pam Allyn's new book for boys is wonderful. The first 30 some pages has insight into boys and literacy. You don't have to be an expert to understand it. Read morePublished on May 9, 2011 by The Boy Reader