"Amusing...lots of sex, bondage, drugs, intrigue, and mental decay." -- -- Village Voice
"By turns moving, funny, appalling, and disturbing...There has never been anything like it." -- Rolling Stone
"Clipped, colorful prose that fits the author's larger-than-life personality like a pair of rubber shorts." -- Paper
"Fascinating, sleazy account of his coming of age and ascent into damnation." -- Us
"If the Marquis De Sade had a son in a hard-rock band who wrote a book, this would be the book." -- Christian Science Monitor
"Makes Madonna's infamous Sex seem downright wholesome by comparison." -- Elle
"Nothing short of captivating in all its intentional, over-the-top bad taste." -- Edge
"Repulsive...well-written and uncommonly addictive." -- Chicago Sun-Times
"Unimaginably perverse and demented." -- Newsweek
I couldn't put the book down from the time I began reading it.
So this book is just really wonderful because if you're a person who really wants to know things about people that you admire then this is a great book to look at.
I could not put this book down, it was interesting, funny, sad, intelligent, honest, and very insightful.
Very very interesting book on a moment of time in Brian's life. May he write another one soon. No more words.Published 9 days ago by elizabeth ziegler
I read this book and it made me a lot of respect for Marilyn mason as a person it made me think about religion and how i should be proud to be my own person to roll with the... Read morePublished 12 days ago by Kacie Dahmer
I discovered marilyn Manson when I was a 12 year old middle eastern girl without any knowledge of English and was captivated by his charisma and confidence to put up a front he... Read morePublished 12 days ago by B
Manson really is interesting and very intelligent. This book is a good memoir of his early life and career as an entertainer and an icon.Published 15 days ago by Nick W
Surprisingly good but predictable and not a lot we didn't know. Glad he did it and it was interesting enough to keep me reading it. Read more
Among my favorite biographies. Manson comes out blunt and honest with little room for any sort of veering into drivel. Read morePublished 24 days ago by Outspoknpoet
One of the best autobiographies I've ever read. Incredibly humanizing with some fantastic insights and great stories. The writing is accessible making for a short and easy read. Read morePublished 28 days ago by R. Hussien
Very good read. Excruciatingly dark at times, but that's expected with Mr. Manson. I find him to be somewhat whiny in this book, which is my reason for giving it 4 stars. Read morePublished 28 days ago by DW