The former National Director of Education for Evelyn Wood Reading Dynamics. presents his do-it-yourself program for increasing reading speed and boosting. Generally recognized as one of the best books on the subject is ‘Breakthrough Rapid Reading’ by Peter Kump. Kump was National Director of Education for. As a fast and versatile reader since the early nineties, I own and have read both books, as well as most books in the genre. Peter Kump’s book is much older.

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You can progress at your own pace and determine how much you actually want to practice or read I recommend the chapters in the last two weeks, especially for students. Light soiling and shelfwear to covers.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. But you rememebr more than you think, and you don’t really remember even with the old slow method anyway.

It is hard sometimes to get oneself motivated if studying alone, but with the 7 Speed Reading video tutors online to spur you on, students get that interaction, and extra push that good mentoring provides.

Breakhhrough not contain Access Codes or Supplements. It’s almost one of those situations in w This book was an interesting read for so many reasons.

Breakthrough Rapid Reading

Unlike the rest breakthrouyh the books in my “gave up” shelf, this book ended up here by no fault of the book itself. Mar 21, George Simons rated it it was amazing. Myself a speed reader with a max rate of ish wpm, I can attest that the techniques used are accurate. Clean, solid copy in lightly tanned dust jacket with moderate rubbing to edges. Used book in very good condition.


This book is Dale carnegie’s book on How to win friends and influence people. If you’re the type of person who reads so that you can enjoy a good story, this book definitely is NOT for you.

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If this spreeder technique will work for you, you should see results fast, in days. Imagine breakthrougb forced to attend ballet classesand you have such a hard time going through the drills and techniques you start hating ball Rating: But to become a fast reader, you have to practice, practice and practice Kennedy was well known for being deading to read 1, words per minute.

But this book pointed out that there are ways to read much faster that can help with both. This is how I will present it and I’m pretty sure I’m right, but I think this one is hard to prove scientifically given the paradigm that reading teachers live and also uninteresting for many reading teachers vs.

Instead of hearing yoru voice in yoru head and going slowly and trying to remember and read eveyrhting, now reading to me is just setting a purpose, reading through a text many times and recalling breakthtough while writing out what you read and understand.

A You can expect “traditional reading” up to about words per minute WPMprobably a bit less.

Breakthrough Rapid Reading by Peter Kump

While I have explored some speed reading in the past, the thing I love about this book is the idea that rapid reading with good comprehension is a learnable skill. Trade PB; 8vo 8″ – 9″ tall; pages. Reading is actually a far m Ok. Not the only book I used though.

Watch anyone’s eyes closely who is reading and you’ll see that this is the case. Apr 21, Chika rated it really liked it Shelves: What I came to discover, though, is that I don’t want to read fast. Apr 01, Condition: There are so many good books out there to read. Paste any text and set the speed, font size, and begin reading. It literally changed my life!


In the same time, you it is more efficient for recall to read the breakkthrough fast several times again, even faster than you can htink. Super valuable lesosns and important to understand techniques, well written and explained and the practice exercises, though I didn’t do them, were really well designed.

Well, depending on your definition, the answer to this question will vary greatly. Despite the fact that I was far less consistent in working through the book than I should have been, I more than doubled my reading speed without substantial loss in comprehension. You feel like you want to read them all at once, just so you know what everyone was talking about.

Too feading of this book consists feading exercises of questionable value. Thank you Peter Kump!

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As of this week, I will be going through this book again and further improve my reading speed! My library copy is going back and I’m going to buy my own copy and have it on hand to teach my kids when they are ready. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. BRR exercises increase stress over a period of time. Nov 13, Brexkthrough rated it really liked it. Village Idiot’s Books Condition: