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The Ultimate Guide to read a book
by Mortimer Adler

The Ultimate Guide to read a book by Mortimer Adler

By the time you finish reading, you’ll have a framework for reading at different levels that you can apply right away.

How We Learn To Read

I bet you already know how to read a book. You were taught in elementary school.

But do you know how to read well?

There is a difference between reading for understanding and reading for information.

If you’re like most people, you probably haven’t given much thought to how you read. And how you read makes a massive difference to knowledge accumulation.

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This book explains not just why we should read books, but how we should read them. It's masterfully done.

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