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Books for Boys

How A 7-Year-Old Girl Persuaded A Publisher To Drop 'For Boys' From A Book's Cover

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 12.09.2014 | Parents

When 7-year-old Parker Dains picked up a copy of Biggest, Baddest Book of Bugs at the library, she flipped the book over and saw something totally unn...

9 Irreverent Fairy Tales To Read With Your Kids

Devon Corneal | Posted 10.06.2012 | Parents
Devon Corneal

This month, as summer winds down, change things up during story-time with new takes on our old favorites.

Summer Reading Books for ALL Your Kids

Devon Corneal | Posted 07.24.2012 | Parents
Devon Corneal

Here's to a summer without whining -- unless your kids are asking for another trip the library or bookstore to stock up.

A Book So Exciting It 'Made My Teeth Chatter': How To Help Boys Love To Read

Lisa Belkin | Posted 02.01.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

Boys are different when it comes to reading. Yes, some boys devour books from day one, and some girls never find the joy. But, overall, high school boys have fallen nearly 20 points behind their female peers.

There Are No Boy Books

Charles London | Posted 10.31.2011 | Books
Charles London

Reluctant readers, it seems, like fart jokes. They also seem to like gross food, nonstop action, and the occasional illustration. For those not in the business, the term "reluctant reader" tends to be a synonym for "boy."

Guys Read

The Wall Street Journal | THOMAS SPENCE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

When I was a young boy, America's elite schools and universities were almost entirely reserved for males. That seems incredible now, in an era when he...