There are many ways by which you can "read a person like a book". Some of them are more or less simple, for the development of other ProLogicII need a lot of time. You can apply the method that you like, or combine different.
Reading nonverbal body language, facial expressions and gestures. How to learn to read the thoughts and feelings of others by facial expressions and gestures, you can read the popular bestseller by Alan and Barbara Pease "body Language":
Face reading (physiognomy). Determination of character by facial features is the ancient knowledge that was initially available only to the elite and was part of the occult Sciences. Books on physiognomy quite a lot, see, for example, a selection:
Well, as entertainment at leisure, you can make a sketch of the person using the program digital physiognomy (

This computer program determines the nature and amounts to a psychological portrait of a man.
The definition of a person's character from handwriting (graphology) will help you "read" a person's character, even if you have never seen it in his eyes. If you would like to learn how to identify the traits of a person's handwriting, you may be interested in the book "Handwriting and personality. The method of determining the character of the handwriting" known in the past graphologist D. Zuev-Insarov. (
The definition of human nature by the hand (palmistry) will not only allow you to "read" people, but to know the past and future of man. Download book on palmistry you can link:
The definition of the type of personality and aura. In the book Pamela Oli "All about the aura. Secret color code for success and happiness" you will find a description of how your aura colors and aura colors surrounding people
"Read" person with mixed techniques: body language, face reading and reading the human aura.

How can you learn, you learn from the book rose Rostri "Language of expressions and gestures, the human aura".

Reference: It is worth noting that this method not only combines reading body language and facial expressions, the human aura, but is very easy to use.
Psycho people also describes the science socionics. So, in the book "Types of people: the 16 personality types" Otto Kroger and Janet Tuson describes the personality types of people. The knowledge of these 16 types will help you understand causes and motives of other people, and also to understand yourself – for example, to determine the inclination for any profession. The link to the book:
And, of course, the science of the human soul - psychology.

Very useful – at least for the purpose of self-education – reading books like the theory and practical psychology. For example, in the book of Arkady Egides "How to learn to understand people" describes the main psycho-types of people – "paranoid psycho", "epileptoid", "isteroid", "hyperchem" and "schizoid". Do not be confused the names of the personality types of people. The book is written in accessible, interesting and in an ironic form, expands the understanding of the basic types of people. Reference: