[Ebook] ➦ American Psycho ➥ Bret Easton Ellis – Budi2610.info

American Psycho 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 after almost 36 hours have ticked by, the only word that 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 Despite this book not being very old, Bateman has a certain infamy amongst fictional serial killers and psychopaths He is so wholly devoid of morality, completely disconnected from reality and human emo 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 Despite this book not being very old, Bateman has a certain infamy amongst fictional serial killers and psychopaths He is so wholly devoid of morality, completely disconnected from reality and human emotion, and obsessed with things, reeling off designer name after designer name, 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 isdeserving of a thesis paper than of a measly little review on Goodreads American Psycho is a brilliant book Genius It will no doubt deservingly be remembered as Bret Easton Ellis s masterpiece, his tour de force of sadist misanthropy.I effing HATED it American Psycho is a b 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 isdeserving of a thesis paper than of a measly little review on Goodreads American Psycho is a brilliant book Genius It will no doubt deservingly be remembered as Bret Easton Ellis s masterpiece, his tour de force of sadist misanthropy.I effing HATED it American Psycho is a brutal satire of the American upper middle class, set amongst the yuppies of New York during the boom era of the 1980 s Patrick Bateman is the main character and narrator, a bland upwardly mobile business man whose personality is a terrifyingly blank slate He defines himself solely by the products he uses, the clothes he wears, the places he is seen eating or partying He is also a murderer In the course of the book, he murders a homeless man, a colleague, and numerou 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, in one sense they are, but in another sense they aren t People who like this book should ask themselves why they want to read pages and pages of descriptions of hacking and chopp 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, in one sense they are, but in another sense they aren t People who like this book should ask them 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 loads of money and every now and again some of them disappear never to be heard of again The women, the secretaries and admin staff come out from the UK husband hunting but quickly find they are the This book is TRUE I live on an island of bankers, investment brokers and trust company lawyers and all of them are dru 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 the dozens of intelligent remarks his negative review sparked,both pro and anti this book, and there isn t anything i can add to the discussion that hasn t already been said by people far 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 the dozens of intelligent remarks his negative review sparked,both pro and anti this book, and there isn t anything i can add to the discussion that hasn t already been said by people far wiser than little old me, but because the review made me think about this book, i decided to add my two cents and that s all it is just some thoughts about a book i haven t read in years, but remember really liking and feel, for some reason, compelled to defend the assertions that this book is misogynistic demand a response patrick batelman kills women he also kills men and animals if h 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.Dark masterpiece Very gruesome and descriptive sex violence scenes It was difficult to read at some parts.Also, any sort of animal cruelty leaves me feeling sick I always have and always 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.Dark masterpiece Very gruesome and descriptive sex violence scenes It was difficult to read at some parts.Also, any sort of animal cruelty leaves me feeling 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 contained some bitter but necessary medicine Maybe I m old fashioned, but I would have thought even a disturbing book, movie, song or painting should at least be enjoyable on some level if it s to gain its 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 contained some bitter but necessary medicine Maybe I m old fashioned, but I would have thought even a disturbing book, movie, song or painting should at least be enjoyable on some level if it s to gain its audience s love, and if it can t gain that love then it s certainly not worthy of glowing reviews To me, American Psycho is damn near loveless, its murder scenes especially, and I don t buy the line that there s anything medicinal in those sc 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. This book blew me away First of all, you have to be prepared to be let into the mind of a psychopath That entailsthan 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 misogynistic And about murdering people You like that I know it s not standard, but a protagonist CAN be a villian If you think experiencing or creating something makes you an advocate of it, y This book blew me a


About the Author: Bret Easton Ellis

Bret Easton Ellis is an American author He is considered to be one of the major Generation X authors and was regarded as one of the so called literary Brat Pack, which also included Tama Janowitz and Jay McInerney He has called himself a moralist, although he has often been pegged as a nihilist His characters are young, generally vacuous people, who are aware of their depravity but choose to en Bret Easton Ellis is an American author He is considered to be one of the major Generation X authors and was regarded as one of the so called literary Brat Pack, which also included Tama Janowitz and Jay McInerney He has called himself a moralist, although he has often been pegged as a nihilist His characters are young, generally vacuous people, who are aware of their depravity but choose to enjoy it The novels are also linked by common, recurring characters, and dystopic locales such as Los Angeles and New York


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