Reluctant Reader Further Reading: Boys Graphic Novels
Why are graphic novels great for reluctant readers?
- Adaptations of novels act as a great introduction to the complete text.
- The illustrations help understand context in the story.
- Text is often easier to understand, as it comes in shorter chunks, and creates confidence in their reading skills.
- They also help to improve a readers visual literacy.
While these books aren't exclusively for boys, they have proved to be firm favourites.