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13 Books That 9- to 12-Year-Old Boys Say Are Awesome

Books for Boys, 9-12

13 Books That 9- to 12-Year-Old Boys Say Are Awesome

Sometimes it’s hard to help your guy find books that fit him and hook him into reading. Our friends at Brightly have shared a list of “Boy Books” that are actually recommended by boys! Try these boy-reads that are reviewed by real boys, from kids who love reading to those who are reluctant to read. Continue reading 13 Books That 9- to 12-Year-Old Boys Say Are Awesome

Not As We Know It: Third in our “New Books for Boys” Series

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“Stories often end with letting something go.” OK, I’ll just tell you now – this book ends with leaving the reader in tears.  But on the way, it’s a really good story about twin brothers, Jamie and Ned, who do everything together.
Read on for more of Tom Avery’s latest, Not as We Know It

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New Books for Boys

Boy in libraryJust read an article in the Denver Post that began by saying “Coloradans watch movies, visit art galleries, see plays and read books more than almost any other state in the U.S., according to a wide-ranging study released from the National Endowment for the Arts.”
This study noted that Coloradoans are third in reading literature with 59% of our population.

So, in the interest of reading more and keeping up our percentage…I recently read four books which were all published this year and are excellent reading for boys.  I cover the first book here; stay tuned for more “boy book” reports. Continue reading New Books for Boys