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The Game

Penetrating the Secret Society of Pickup Artists

Neil Strauss

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In the mid-2000s, nightclubs in cities like New York, Los Angeles, London, and Melbourne became packed with well-dressed, toned, and tanned men, all spouting the same pickup lines. For these self-proclaimed pickup artists, the goal was not just to take home girls, but to become the world’s leading guru in the art of seduction...

Book Cover for "The Game"

PREVIEW

In the mid-2000s, nightclubs in cities like New York, Los Angeles, London, and Melbourne became packed with well-dressed, toned, and tanned men, all spouting the same pickup lines. For these self-proclaimed pickup artists, the goal was not just to take home girls, but to become the world’s leading guru in the art of seduction...