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The Best of Boys Books

Jenny had a couple of boys read the best boy books on the shelves right now and share their reviews of what their experience of books such as Jeffery Deaver's 'The Skin Collector' and Robert Ladlum's 'The Bourne Ascendancy'.

Have a listen to the audio, by clicking on the play button in the image, and find out what all the hype around the "Boys Books" is about.

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