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Jim
Mar 07, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Recommended to Jim by: SARAH
This book seemed to me to be an amalgamation of Psycho and Fatal Attraction. We are introduced to Francie, an Irish lad, and are held as a captive audience as he descends into madness. Except that he doesn't really descend; it might to be more appropriate to say he sidesteps into madness...he was pretty close to the starting point when he was at his best.

Francie is the product of a drunken, abusive, layabout father and a submissive and suicidal mother. He has few friends, only one really, but he
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Nov 14, 2008 marked it as to-read
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Melody
Jun 20, 2007 rated it really liked it
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Mar 03, 2015 rated it it was amazing
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Sep 24, 2007 rated it it was amazing
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Mar 22, 2015 marked it as to-read
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Lucinda
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Bette
Jul 15, 2010 rated it it was ok
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Jul 02, 2009 marked it as to-read
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