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Guys Read

As an author, father, and former teacher, Jon Scieszka suggests a number of ways to motivate boys to read.

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Jon Scieszka

Children’s Author

Jon Scieszka (which rhymes with Fresca) is the playful and cheeky author behind The True Story of the Three Little Pigs and The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales. In these exclusive audio and video interviews with Reading Rockets, Jon Scieszka talks about his “weird” style and his concern about boys and reading. Read Scieszka’s tribute his dad in this essay Playing with Dad written for Reading Rockets in celebration of Father’s Day 2009.

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Children’s Books, Motivation