How to Win X Factor

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Overview

TV writer Keeley Bolger, who's written about X Factor in The Sun, takes a light-hearted look at the show and offers would-be winners some no-nonsense tips such as:

Practise Crying so as to Appear Genuine . . .

Praise the Other Contestants . . .

USE a Children's Choir if Possible . . .

Imply you are having a...

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Overview

TV writer Keeley Bolger, who's written about X Factor in The Sun, takes a light-hearted look at the show and offers would-be winners some no-nonsense tips such as:

Practise Crying so as to Appear Genuine . . .

Praise the Other Contestants . . .

USE a Children's Choir if Possible . . .

Imply you are having a Relationship with another Contestant (but no Torrid Sex) . . .

And, of Course, be kind to Animals-even Simon Cowell!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781849380591
  • Publisher: Omnibus Press
  • Publication date: 8/1/2010
  • Pages: 144
  • Product dimensions: 5.25 (w) x 7.75 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements 4

Introduction 5

Chapter 1 A Brief History of TV Talent Shows 7

Chapter 2 Making a Good Impression at the Audition 12

Chapter 3 Song Choice 32

Chapter 4 Hometown Glory & Local Support 42

Chapter 5 Never be in a Band 51

Chapter 6 Making Friends with Other Contestants 59

Chapter 7 Sob Stories 65

Chapter 8 Time to Start Crying 79

Chapter 9 Give the Impression of Being a Grafter 92

Chapter 10 Controversies 97

Chapter 11 Be so very Humble . . . But have Passion, Passion, Passion 107

Chapter 12 Don't be too Quirky . . . But don't be too Dull Either 111

Chapter 13 Being the Underdog 127

Chapter 14 Never be "The One to Beat" 134

Chapter 15 Talk in Clichés 140

Chapter 16 And Finally 144

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 31, 2014

    Good luck!!

    Good Luck!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 26, 2013

    Im auditioning 2014

    Wish me luck! Im gonna win it! (Hopefully)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 16, 2013

    Love it. Ki- an.

    Hoping to winn it in year 2015 to 2016. Watch it, usa, ;)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 27, 2013

    X factor uk

    Little mix , unionj, one direction, olly murs , cher lloyd, rebecka ferguson ,ella henderson ALL GOOD SINGERS!!!!!!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 29, 2012

    NICOS INTERVIEW

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 8, 2012

    I love beatrice miller

    She did so good last nite with her goo goo dolls song!!!!!! Totally voting for her!!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 23, 2012

    Simon

    Signed 1D!!!

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