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Appreciating What, Where and How Boys Read

Recently, I asked a boy in seventh grade, a football player and video game fanatic, how many books he had read in the last 6 months. He responded, “two books for summer reading… maybe three if comic books count.”

Then I asked him, “what would get you reading for 15–30 minutes every day, between going to football practice and playing your video games?”