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23 Awesome Books to Read Aloud to Your Son

Let’s take a look at some of the best books to read aloud to your son.

If you’re going to read a story to your son, you might as well make it one that is interesting, entertaining, and just plain fun. In short, an awesome book.

Boys especially seem to need something with that “wow” factor to get them engaged in reading.

So here are 23 great books to read aloud to your son. Or sons. Or sons and daughters! Anyone, really, will fall in love with these books as you share an enthralling story together.

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23 Delightful Books to Read Aloud to Your Daughter

While scouring my shelves, memories, and online library for the best in young girl’s literature, I was reminded of these words,

A children’s story that can only be enjoyed by children is not a good children’s story in the slightest.

CS Lewis

With that in mind, here are 23 excellent books to read aloud that will keep you just as passionately enthralled as your daughter.

Each and every one of these will make a wonderful gift. The books themselves are great to unwrap at Christmas or on a birthday, but the greatest gift will be the time you spend together enjoying a marvelous story.

Snuggle up and read!

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I Hate Reading Books: 10 Books for Book Haters

“I hate reading books.”

While us bibliophiles don’t quite understand them, there are people out there on our big, green planet that don’t *GASP* read books.

It’s true. I feel like a public service announcement, or a Very Special Episode of a Back-to-School Movie *the more you knowwwwww*, but here’s a fact to make you sob a little:

33% of people NEVER read another book after high school.

Never.

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Digital Gift Guide: How To Give Ebooks, Movies, & Music

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If you are looking for a Digital Gift Guide on how to give movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, subscriptions, and more, this is everything you need to know. We’ll show you how to order and present a quality digital gift.

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Jolabokaflod: Every Bookworm’s New Favorite Christmas Tradition

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Jolabokaflod is Iceland’s national holiday tradition. Loosely translated as “Christmas Book Flood,” Jolabokaflod is a practice where everyone gives books on Christmas Eve, then spends the rest of the evening curled up somewhere cozily reading those books.

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21 History Buff Gift Ideas, By A History Geek

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I’ll admit it – I’m a history geek. And these history buff gift ideas are exciting to me.

Note I don’t say I’m a history buff, because I forget at least half of what I read. But I’m happy to confess that I really enjoy history, whether it’s reading a biography that could double as a paperweight, watching a costume dramas set in a bygone era, or playing a history trivia game.

So I think I might have an inside scoop on some great gift ideas for history enthusiasts if you’re in need of a few suggestions.

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