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American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis
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Apr 23, 2012

did not like it
bookshelves: 2012, library, nook, 1001-books-to-read
Read from April 23 to 29, 2012

I really hated this book. And it wasn't the subject matter that was bothering me, it wasn't the bloody gruesome scenes or the ease of killing. It was the writing itself. If I wanted to read a fashion magazine, I'd pick one up. I couldn't stand it. Same goes for music reviews. Did Mr. Ellis write essays on Genesis and Whitney Houston and couldn't get them published anywhere else so he decided to stick them in a novel?

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04/23/2012 page 60
15.0% "So far it feels like I'm reading some fashion magazine: nothing but labes, who wears what, who got what where. A little annoying. Hope it will get better."

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