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TitleAmerican Psycho
AuthorBret Easton Ellis
ISBN0679735771
ImprintBret Easton Ellis Ltd
Rating
Sales rank4.5
LanguageEnglish
FormatPaperback
Pages399

Description

Patrick Bateman is twenty six and he works on Wall Street, he is handsome, sophisticated, charming and intelligent He is also a psychopath Taking us to head on collision with America s greatest dream and its worst nightmare American Psycho is bleak, bitter, black comedy about a world we all recognise but do not wish to confront.

Reviews

brian

American Psycho By Bret Easton Ellis

jason, an old high school buddy, knew i was in manhattan for a few nights and asked to meet up for dinner fuck it, i m a sentimental guy, and it s nice to catch up even with a wall street douchebag jason told me that lisa, another old friend, would be joining here s the conversational breakdown at d... (Sign in to see more)


Stephen

American Psycho By Bret Easton Ellis

UnholyShite This may be the only book I ve rated 5 stars that I have NO intention of EVER reading again Ever After finishing this, I was forced to wait until my brain had cooled down and re congealed before I could cogitate sufficiently to put my experience with this novel into words And yet, even a... (Sign in to see more)


Lauryl

American Psycho By Bret Easton Ellis

I actually read this book a few years ago, but I stumbled across the Goodreads reviews of it, and felt I needed to add my voice, because it is such a difficult piece of lit in a lot of ways,and honestly, it probably is deserving of a thesis paper than of a measly little review on Goodreads Ameri... (Sign in to see more)


Paul Bryant

American Psycho By Bret Easton Ellis

another update incorporating comments about BEE s latest novel apparently he s still at it Before we start a quote by Norman Mailer about Bret Easton Ellis How one wishes this writer was without talent People think the pages and pages of descriptions of hacking and chopping up women are ironic Well,... (Sign in to see more)


Emily May

American Psycho By Bret Easton Ellis

This book shocked me Though not for any of the reasons I might have expected.Not shocking fact 1 This book is about a psychopath.Yes, how very astute of me I hadn t seen the movie before I picked American Psycho up, but most people who know a bit about books know a bit about Patrick Bateman D... (Sign in to see more)


karen

American Psycho By Bret Easton Ellis

THIS IS FULL OF SPOILERS FULL TO THE BRIM THESE ARE SOME MUSINGS THAT IN NO WAY RESEMBLE A BOOK REVIEW YOU CAN READ IT, BUT I AM TELLING YOU STRAIGHT UP THERE WILL BE SPOILERS actually, it s not that bad.paul bryant recently reviewed revised his review of this book hi, paul bryant and i read it and ... (Sign in to see more)


Petra X

American Psycho By Bret Easton Ellis

This book is TRUE I live on an island of bankers, investment brokers and trust company lawyers and all of them are drunken, mad psychopaths with Jack Nicholson laughs and a propensity for getting into a lot of trouble at weekends.They drink and they snort and they screw and they sail and they make l... (Sign in to see more)


F

American Psycho By Bret Easton Ellis

Loved this book One to give me a book hangover Didn t want it to end.Always loved the film and the book is really not far off I felt the referencing to brand names was a bit OTT but I totally understand why it was being done Just bored me after a while and I just skimmed over those description parts... (Sign in to see more)


Ben Winch

American Psycho By Bret Easton Ellis

I don t usually bother giving negative reviews here, but I feel it s time to nail my colours to the mast and identify a few problematic titles Problem 1 American Psycho.It s funny how many people qualify their glowing reviews of this book with the words I didn t enjoy it but, as if it contain... (Sign in to see more)


Dan Martin

American Psycho By Bret Easton Ellis

This book blew me away First of all, you have to be prepared to be let into the mind of a psychopath That entails than murder, which a lot of people reviewing this book completely miss Watch out for these two types of brainless reviews Its worth the boring stuff for the violence or It s misogynisti... (Sign in to see more)


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