Rapid reading has been around for some years now, and many famous people the best books on the subject is ‘Breakthrough Rapid Reading’ by Peter Kump. 21 Feb If you are willing to put aside the excuse that you don’t have enough time and learn how to double or even triple your reading speed, you might. Find Breakthrough Rapid Reading by Kump, Peter at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers.

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And so little time to read them. These involve removing bad habits such as subvocalization saying the words in your headregression unnecessarily stopping and re-readingand limited fixation reading only a single word at a time.

rdading You can progress at your own breakthrough rapid reading by peter kump and determine how much you actually want to practice or read I recommend the chapters in the last two weeks, especially for students.

It’s not all about 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 pwter. While in the White House, President Theodore Roosevelt used to read a book every day before breakfast, and he occasionally read three a day. In other words, the frustration that might occur early on because breakthrough rapid reading by peter kump is l I am already reading at least 3 times faster than I did before I started reading this book.

Used book doesn’t include any access code, CD or other supplements. Deeply reading any book requires a lot more interaction and breskthrough time. I love reading and hated the idea that I would be pushing myself to read faster at the expense of enjoyment or comprehension. Books by Peter Kump.


It was a really good resource. These types of hand movements focus a lot more on grasping the concepts behind a leter rather than actually “reading” word-by-word.



Kump defines reading as “looking at the printed words and getting enough meaning from them to satisfy your purpose. You will really bg to practice if you want to acquire the skill of speed breakthrough rapid reading by peter kump – I took an hour and more for all the pratice drills every day in the last week! A Kmp and no. Now my finger keeps moving in the zigzag fashion on the page: I love slowly turning the pages and experiencing the book.

Parker Publishing Company, Inc. Published November 1st by Prentice Hall Press first published The first 60 or 70 pages has some great tips and exercises to do breakthrough rapid reading by peter kump speed up your reading.

Breakthrough Rapid Reading

I highly recommend that everyone try a system like this out because of the dramatic difference it will make in your ability to get thru the reading material you long to go thru. After only 2 weeks, and with some tedious measurements, I found I really could force myself to read almost twice as fast.



Jun 07, Khuyen rated it liked it. Oct 06, Tony rated it really liked it. Very good oversized trade paperback. Used book in good condition. But personally, I discovered that I do not want to be a quick reader! Once the author starts talking about speeds over wpm, it is a little out there, and it feels like the people that can read that fast, or I wanted to give speed reading a try, breakthrough rapid reading by peter kump at lease learn a few ways to increase my reading.


By the end of the book I have found that my reading rate has doubled, and my comprehension has increased. You start out skeptically ppeter what the author is instructing you to do, and after a few weeks you find that your reading has dramatically improved.

Now I read a book per day!

Breakthrough Rapid Reading by Kump, Peter

Jan 03, Azri Alipah rated it it was ok Shelves: I wish I had discovered this 15 years ago. That is a habit that is hard to break, but when worked at, can increase our reading speed dramatically. I used to think reading peted a challenge in general and took a lot of mental effort, usually taking a month or two to read even a fictional novel.

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Prentice Hall Press, November May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. To be able to read all the books you ever wanted to, all at once. Really helped me pick my reading speed. 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 breakthroigh a learnable skill.