How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days: The Universal Don't of Dating (Paperback)

The Universal Don't of Dating

By Michele Alexander, Jeannie Long

Bantam, 9780553380071, 144pp.

Publication Date: October 6, 1998



How can anyone possibly doom a relationship in just 10 days?

Here is a laugh-out-loud, dead-on send up of all of those bad habits members of the dating game need to break in order to get a life--er, ...a relationship. If these sound familiar, you too can be a member of the club, because you are halfway to losing your guy

Do you: Have sex on the first night you meet?Start calling him your boyfriend the next morning?Maybe drive by your house?Ask him if you are fat?Stalk him more?Memorize all the words to his favorite CDs?Call all his friends for advice (on the second day of your "relationship")? Rules, Schmules--this is what really goes on between men and women in the 90's. Here is everything you need to know to go all the way--in just 10 days.

About the Author

Having survived approximately 100.5 failed relationships collectively, Michele Alexander and Jeannie Long finally put their flawed dating techniques to good use in their 1998 book, How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days. This book became the basis of the hit movie of the same name starring Kate Hudson and Matthew McConaughey. The movie went on to gross over $177 million worldwide.