Social Anthropologisy Jean Smith, the founder of Flirtology, is to publish her first book with Transworld for February 2018. Rights were acquired by Michelle Signore at Transworld at auction.
Do you want to know how to attract and allure? How to avoid rejection? How to talk to strangers? Then this is the book for you! Flirtology is THE dating guide for the 21st century. It strips away the myths that surround modern dating, enabling you to take control of your romantic destiny, make connections, overcome your fears and conquer rejection.
Jean Smith is a cultural anthropologist who specialises in the science of flirting. For more than a decade, she has helped countless clients to improve their self-confidence, break down barriers and engage in real-life interaction. Her Fearless Flirting tours and Guardian Masterclasses are hugely popular and regularly sell out.
In this book, she presents a fun, efficient and scientifically researched approach to the important skill of flirting. Her simple tasks and challenges will give you surefire ways to avoid those tongue-tied moments, show you how to move on from small talk and build rapport quickly, give you the confidence to speak to anyone, anywhere and get results without ever compromising who you are.
The tools for successful flirting – and paving the way to finding your perfect partner – are at your fingertips already and Jean is here to show you how to put them into action. As one of her many happy clients says: ‘Everyone needs a bit of Jean’s magic in their lives’.
Social and Cultural Anthropologist, Jean Smith, has appeared on TV, radio and in print, commenting on topics ranging from dating, flirting and relationships, to wider social issues. Jean is a TEDx speaker, and has spoken everywhere, from the Royal Society of Medicine to the Royal Festival Hall. She also gives talks internationally, most recently in Signapore and Kuala Lumpur. Her television appearances include BBC Breakfast, Daybreak and ITV’s London Tonight. Print media includes The Telegraph, The Daily Mail and Grazia. She has also been featured in a segment on BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour on the science of flirting. As the founder of Flirtology, Jean teaches people how to make connections with others: romantically, socially and professionally.
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- Gavin Smith’s The Bastard Legion to Gollancz
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