She has a unique storytelling style that is unpretentious, which I am particularly drawn to.
The one qualm I have with this book is that most of the stories seemed incomplete and when they ended, I felt as though the issues had not really been resolved.
I bought it b/c it contains the story on which the movie Secretary is based, but overall I loved the whole book.
Not as prolific as I expected. I've had this book on my wish list for months and after reading the reviews I thought I was in for an absolute treat, but the stories were flat,... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Afieya Kipp
I got this book because it was on a book list I made for myself to read. The reviews seemed good so I was excited. It was a depressing read. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Book M Lover
I loved and cringed at the movie Secretary (a movie based upon a short story written by Ms. Gaitskill). I did a little research and found Mary Gaitskill's Bad Behavior: Stories. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Mellie
At times in her collection of short stories entitled “Bad Behavior,” author Mary Gaitskill soars to great heights. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Paige Turner
I read the first story and when I was done I was like... What did I just read. And didnt care to go on, it just wasn't for me.Published 7 months ago by desiree
If you are a fan of great literature, this is the book for you. Gaitskill is a fabulous author who really takes you into the mind of her characters. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Sara Claire
I loved all of these stories. Gaitskill handles the perverse nuances of romance and relationships masterfully. Read morePublished 17 months ago by H. Combs