This isn’t Miss Johnsons’ Fifth Grade Class Where Your Report Is Due On Friday

Forget Book Summaries: This Note-Taking Method Will Change How You Read Books

Ev Chapman
4 min readMay 13, 2024

Unpopular Opinion: You don’t need to create a book summary from your notes to make them useful.

This isn’t Miss Johnson’s fifth grade class 🤓

Book summaries might (and I stress might) have been a good way to summarise and get the most out of books when we were young & needed an A in English.

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Ev Chapman

Founder The ✨Spark Method™ & Tana Fast Track // Turn Your Personal Knowledge Into Powerful Ideas that increase your income, opportunities & authority.