10 Tips to Engage Reluctant Readers
Find Material that Excites Him
For more ideas, Guysread.com is an excellent resource to find books on subjects that have captured the interest of boys, including a featured "Book of the Month," and a library containing multi-volume short stories and illustrations.
Explore Different Formats and Genres
Set a Good Example
Designate a "Reading Nook"
Pair Reading with Play
Read Books that Have Been Made Into Movies
Read in Public
You can also download a few cool reading apps for kids. Whether he wants to write and illustrate his own story, create an interactive experience with sounds and animation, or find recommendations from kids his own age, there's an app that can help.