Breakthrough Rapid Reading by Peter Kump from Wood Reading Dynamics. presents his do-it-yourself program for increasing reading speed. 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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Breakthrough Rapid Reading by Peter Kump. It was fantastic as he pointed out that many of us have several factors that limit our reading speed.

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You’re getting info second hand and often incorrectly described. Revolultionary, and it could change your life or view on it too.

But to become a fast reader, you have to practice, practice and practice And thanks to the speed of the Internet, students receive up-to-the minute monitoring of their progress.

It then flashes words in a similar format and you can control the speed, length, etc. After loading the paragraphs, I was able to read the same paragraphs in just under 30 seconds with much better comprehension. I am already reading at least breakkthrough times faster than I did before I started reading this book.

Not bad for a book about speed reading. But do keep in mind that this is not an “easy” course. Deeply reading any book requires a lot more interaction breakrhrough hence time.

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Lets not call it “speed reading” lets call it “reading and learning exceptionally”. Unlike many programs, you can choose to practice with any text you want.


This is what the tone of the book felt like: Instead of stressing complete comprehension, it stresses quick reading thru of pete while active organizing how the material is arranged and structured. When you see this, it typically means that pwter writer isn’t a speed reader and doesn’t know what they are talking about. Even if it means reading less books.

Understanding all of the ideas of the book? Spreeder makes it easy to change settings like words per minute and word chunk size. The basic tech of the book is moving your fingers, which is not very practical readig use on your digital equipment.

You can paste any text you wish and then adjust the controls, including the overall speed, font size, how many words you want to see at a time.

And because it lets readers choose their own materials and set their own pace, it’s the ideal method for busy people juggling a full schedule.

If you try to practice both skills eeading the same time, you will set yourself up for failure unless breeakthrough happen to already be particularly good at one or the other. If you’re the type of person breakthrouhg reads so that you can enjoy a good story, this book definitely is NOT for you.

However, its greatest strength is also its greatest weakness. Too much of this book consists of exercises of questionable value. Leave A Comment Cancel Reply. In the same time, you it is more efficient for recall to read the book fast several times again, even faster than you can htink.

Rapid reading has been around for some years now, and many famous people use the system to increase their knowledge, and indeed many achieve their fame because of it.


It is all down to the readiing at the end of the day — it just depends how badly you want to succeed.

Its uses are so diverse and effective that I feel this review and a mere 5 stars will never do it justice. Nov 05, Joseph R. Jun 07, Khuyen rated it liked it.

Jan 03, Azri Alipah rated it it was ok Shelves: Apr 21, Chika rated it really liked it Shelves: Well, depending on your definition, the answer to this question will vary greatly.

I love slowly turning the pages and experiencing the book.

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In the first couple of chapters I was able to increase my speed significantly without losing comprehension. Pg – I like that he presents the other techniques skimming and scanning. May 24, Matheus rated it it was amazing. Feb 01, Misbah rated it liked it Shelves: OK I skipped a few days so it took me two months to finish instead of six weeks.

If a slacker like me can make that kind of improvement Return to Book Page.

The advantage of software products such as 7 Speed Reading — the very latest on the market — is that they can combine tutorials using video clips, as well as other interactive tools, and standard exercises, all tailored to the students specific requirements, and needs.