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.
A much more disturbing story than you get from the movie.. worth a read if you like psychological thrillers.Published 2 days ago by Eleah Neubauer
A unique character study complimented by a captivating writing style, every book I have read since American Psycho is a complete disappointment. Read morePublished 4 days ago by Eric Kentgen
Ellis must have done his homework on malignant narcissism. I've known people like Bateman and it's scary that he protrayed him so accurately. Read morePublished 8 days ago by L-Mo
Bateman is so pathetic that you'll feel good about yourself. The ensemble is strong and Ellis transports you to a different time and place. Read morePublished 10 days ago by K. P. Klima
It's a little monotonous reading about every article of clothing everyone in the room is wearing and a 10 page review of Hewy Louis and the News but it plays into the methodical... Read morePublished 12 days ago by Jay McD
"American Psycho" begins with the usual disclaimer. "This is a work of fiction. All of the characters...are imaginary and are not intended to refer to any living persons... Read morePublished 15 days ago by Ken
Disturbing, as expected. The book has a lot of great qualities, and I did enjoy reading (most of) it. But I have to say that the movie was better for me. Read morePublished 22 days ago by Tonya N Cook