Best Books for Boys

Example ImageWhether you have a devoted bookworm or a son who needs coaxing, we’ve got suggestions that can help him find books he will enjoy. Well-chosen titles can help him discover that losing one's self in a good book is one of life's greatest pleasures. Learn what books boys want to read.

Books for Every Age and Level

Books for Every Age and Level

Entice your son with books on sports, animals and more! Although age guidelines are provided, don't feel bound by them. Let your child's interests guide him to the books he needs.

Start a Book Club

Start a Book Club

Share special time with your child while helping him develop important literacy skills. Start a parent-child book club.

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Books from PBS KIDS

Find books recommended by your favorite PBS KIDS programs.

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Reading Milestones

Get an idea of how your child's reading abilities might develop during his early years:

Struggling to Read

Struggling to Read

For children struggling with literacy, books may become an enemy. Learn strategies to help all kids learn to love reading.

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