There was really no plot in this novel, the characters were not very interesting, it wasn't very funny.
Ellis is an amazing writer and even in the most violent of scenes, and with his most graphic detail of every movement, Ellis's writing is elegant.
I'm not a writer and think Mr. Ellis is really good at what he does, I just didn't really get this book the way it seems other people did.
If your looking for something that arouses as much as entertains, then this is your bookPublished 23 hours ago by Leo
This is one of the ten greatest American novels ever written. It goes to the very core of the soulless savagery of capitalism. Read morePublished 4 days ago by J. Mayland
The book is brilliant in the way it portrays the shallow and damaging aspects of capitalism. Regardless, I doubt I will ever pick up this book again. Read morePublished 4 days ago by Elenia
This book would have been far better as a short story. There are a few pages devoted to the serial killer narrator's self description of WHY he is like he is; which I found the... Read morePublished 5 days ago by Seth B. Weinshenker
Downloaded this to read it again, one of the best books about narcissism and the 80's!Published 12 days ago by M Carlisle
Terrible book!! I'm usually into murders and crime books but this one sucks! (the movie is funny though). Read morePublished 15 days ago by laura hahn
Great book but be warned, this book is not for people with weak stomaches.Published 21 days ago by Mark Cavagnuolo
Excellent writing, truly depraved character, and far more intense than the movie. Very graphic!Published 28 days ago by eoz