Another deceptive collection of short stories that I thought was going to be a novel about LSD-25. There were some outstanding stories but I now know that I much prefer a Welsh... Read morePublished 22 days ago by VirgilCane
What a book. Full of rich language that celebrates the Scottish brogue. A clear, sharp view of post Thatcher Scotland in lyrical short stories.Published 6 months ago by Amazon Customer
This was the second book of Welsh’s that I have read, the first being of course the incomparable Trainspotting. Read morePublished 7 months ago by T. Burrows
Picked up without any expectations, or knowledge of the author, dazzled by interesting architectural arrangements of words while flipping through (LIGHT LIGHT LIGHT LIGHT LIGHT... Read morePublished on June 27, 2012 by friedsparrow
No, really. There is enough body fluid, unconventional sexual relations, witnessing one's parents in flagrante de-latex, and maiming of small animals for amusement in this... Read morePublished on April 15, 2012 by Matthew M. Howell
Though I had never read an Irvine Welsh book from beginning to end I love the movie of The Acid House and I'm forever quoting it. Read morePublished on March 5, 2008 by Inspector Gadget
Although the European drug scene is not necessarily my usual choice of reading material, Welsh's nouveau writing style draws the reader in through its uniqueness alone. Read morePublished on November 4, 2004 by Matthew P. Arsenault
I just wanted to say to the woman who bought this for her son...what were you thinking? the book is called the acid house...that should have been your first clue..
anyway... Read more
I bought this book as a Christmas gift for my 13 year old son, who is an avid reader. I guess I didn't pay enough attention to the info available, because this book is NOT... Read morePublished on January 15, 2004 by "ajohnson295"