Having the power to read books quickly sounds enviable, but is it really? One speed reader weighs in on the negatives of zipping through books.
Based on advice from a professor, this guide to academic speed reading will help any student survive a syllabus with a daunting book list.
A speed-reader wants to know: how do you slow down and appreciate your books more?
Is skipping a boring section "cheating"? What about skipping POVs you don't like? Can you cheat at reading?
Five negatives about being a speed reader.
Welcome to the Dear Book Nerd podcast, a bi-weekly show that answers YOUR questions about life, love, and literature! This week, author Michael Northrop and I answer four listener-submitted questions and discuss the issue of reading speed, reading time, and all the guilt and anxiety that sometimes go along with this!