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  • New book explores the psychology of being duped

    Daniel Simons portrait.

    Illinois psychology professor Daniel Simons studies visual cognition, perception, attention and memory. He is the co-author, with Christopher Chabris, of “Nobody’s Fool: Why We Get Taken In and What We Can Do About It.”

    Photo by Shannon Silfer


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  • Editor’s notes:

    To reach Daniel Simons, email

    To reach Christopher Chabris, email

    “Nobody’s Fool: Why We Get Taken In and What We Can Do About It” is available from Basic Books.

    Members of the media may contact Liz Wetzel or Katherine Robertson to request a review copy of the book.  

    To reach Liz Wetzel, call 212-364-0661; email

    To reach Katherine Robertson, call 212-364-0559; email

     Hardcover: 336 pages
     ISBN-10: 1541602234, ISBN-13: 978-1541602236
     Kindle: ASIN: B0BLNDRL8V
     Audible: ASIN: B0BLXBGWRB
     Audio COULD: ISBN-10: 1668635984, ISBN-13: 978-1668635988