guysread is an initiative to get more boys reading. Although it's tempting to dismiss it as some kind of Male Rights crap, it makes sense from the statistics. And as our Glorious President shows, male literacy is a tragedy affecting all of us:-)
Jenine's in one of those big-brother programs, mentoring a 14 year old boy. He reads like a 7 year old. It's very scary, and very real.