Who says you should always tell the truth? With this handy informational guidebook you can con your way through life -- from finessing your resume, to lying about your age, to getting a date. Whether you've decided to cheat out of sheer desperation or the need to get ahead, The Art of Cheating provides essential tips and guidelines for how to be the ultimate swindler, and how to spot the con artists among us. You'll learn what it takes to be a great cheater, and the pros and cons to every swindle. As a newly minted master of deception, you'll be able to cheat:
¥ On a diet
¥ On your spouse or significant other (or both!)
¥ On your taxes
¥ On standardized tests
And more! With clever illustrations and humorous deadpan delivery, The Art ofCheating will have you sleeping your way to the top, faking an illness, and forging someone else's handwriting -- without batting an eye.
Jessica Dorfman Jones has been a lawyer, a literary agent, a book packager, a publicist, an editor, a ghostwriter, and a lifelong New Yorker. She is the author of Klonopin Lunch and The Art of Cheating. While she has never cheated on her income tax or her resume, she has been known to fake injuries to get better service in restaurants and is no longer welcome in Las Vegas. She lives with her husband and poorly behaved dog on the Upper East Side of Manhattan.