Introduction

icon ‘I just got out of the hospital. I was in a speed-reading accident. I hit a bookmark.’

Steve Wright

You hold in your hands what is probably the most influential book on your reading since you opened Janet and John, Dick and Jane or whatever books you read as a young child. Can you think of any areas of life where you haven’t significantly developed your skills beyond what you learnt at primary school? There must be very few but it is likely that reading is one of them. In the next 12 chapters I will help you to transform your reading. Learning to speed read can change your life, freeing up a huge amount of time as well as improving ...

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