If you’re into classic literature and the old-fashioned way of reading by the fire slows you down too much, here’s something that will help you finish a story faster than the Evelyn Wood Speed Reading course.
A site appropriately named Book-a-Minute offers ultra-condensed versions of classic novels, bedtime stories and science fiction stories that you can read — not by fire light, but at lightning fast speed.
My favorite … The Collected Works of Virginia Woolf.
Better not let the kids know about this one. Teachers would probably hate it more than Cliff Notes.