The Game

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Canongate Books, Sep 29, 2011 - Biography & Autobiography - 512 pages
588 Reviews
"The funniest book I have read this year." Tony Parsons The Game recounts the incredible adventures of an everyday man who transforms himself from a shy, awkward writer into the quick-witted, smooth-talking Style, a character irresistible to women. But just when life is better than he could have ever dreamed (he uses his techniques on Britney Spears, receives life coaching from Tom Cruise, moves into a mansion with Courtney Love and is officially voted the World's Number One Pickup Artist) he falls head over heels for a woman who can beat him at his own game.

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Well written and entertaining story telling. - Goodreads
hmmm dangerous territory writing about this book. - Goodreads
The book was well written and easy to read. - Goodreads
This, let me remind, is a writer saying this. - Goodreads
Interesting, heart warming, and I dare say educational. - Goodreads
Like the bible for men, and full of insight for women - Goodreads

Review: The Game: Penetrating the Secret Society of Pickup Artists

User Review  - Matt Holmes - Goodreads

"How to talk to girls" for the socially damaged. An interesting little tale that puts forth the hypothesis that women, like most higher animals, respond in relatively predictable ways to specific ... Read full review

Review: The Game: Penetrating the Secret Society of Pickup Artists

User Review  - Matteo Tonelli - Goodreads

If it was for the cliches, the hypersinplification, the picture of women given by this book, I'd give it one star. If you enjoy the source of inspiration of the Barney's character in HIMYM, and read ... Read full review

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About the author (2011)

Neil Strauss has written for the New York Times and Rolling Stone, and has previously co-written bestselling books with Mötley Crüe (The Dirt), Marilyn Manson (The Long Hard Road Out Of Hell) and Jenna Jameson (How To Make Love Like A Porn Star: A Cautionary Tale). He lives in Los Angeles.Check out the sites:,

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