How to Read a Book: The Classic Guide to Intelligent ReadingBaker & Taylor
A functional classic on reading comprehension, now rewritten and updated. Offers an introduction to the different levels of reading and how to achieve them through a variety of methods, including skimming, inspectional reading, and other analytical skills. The book also includes techniques for reading different specific genres, a recommended reading list, as well as tests to measure the reader's skill level and comprehension.
Author: Mortimer J. Adler and Charles Van Doren