Here’s a great resource I’ve recently had the opportunity to use. If like me you have a never ending list of books appearing on your wishlist and you simply don’t know where to start then I recommend an initial trial with getAbstract


This can simply be described as compressed knowledge. The site advertises access to 20,000+ non-fiction books that gives an insight and summary of a book and includes both text and generic voice reader. This can be very useful for reviewing the content before committing further time or money.

I’ve so far sampled two books:

The short sharp read is great when time is limited or you simply need to feed your mind when you’re doing those mundane tasks. It’s good to just focus your attention on something new and learn.

Trial Period

getAbstract are currently offering a free trial until the 18th May