Quiz: Speed reader or slow-poke, can you accurately guess how long it takes to read these popular books?

We all read at a different pace. And it won’t surprise you that reading speed can also be determined by mood. So, if you’re feeling sluggish (or slightly musical) it’ll show in how many pages you make it through…

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But if we pretend we’re totally average for a moment (around 300wpm) can you guess how long it will take to read these favourite titles? How good are your powers of guesstimation?

It wasn’t too hard, right? …right? Tweet us your results @maximumpopbooks

Happy reading! (But srsly, if you take on ‘War and Peace’ we want regular status updates!)

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Sarah is the Lead Writer and Design Queen here at Maximum Pop! Sarah holds an MA in Professional Writing from Falmouth University, and a BA in Creative Writing with English Literature from Marjon (BIG UP THE MARJON MASSIVE!). Sarah joined MP! after seeing an advertisement for writers on Instagram – because where else would a design master find their dream job?

Sarah is currently working on an expose on Draco Malfoy in her spare time. But not if his father hears about it.

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