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Getting Gross to Get Boys to Read

Boys trail girls in reading - will getting gross help interest them? - Article by Leanne Italie (Associated Press)

Websites to check out: (also check out our reading list)

Recommended "Gross" Reads:
By Jon Scieszka : made extra-strength by Francesco Sedita ; illustrated by Shane Prigmore.
Sweet Farts : Rippin' It Old School
By Raymond Bean
The Adventures of Ook and Gluk, Kung-Fu Cavemen from the Future
By Dav Pilkey, George Beard, & Harold Hutchins
The Adventures of Captain Underpants:
An Epic Novel

By Dav Pilkey
Skeleton Creek
By Patrick Carman
The Dangerous Days of Daniel X
By James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge
The Maze of Bones (39 Clues)
By Rick Riordan




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