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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 29, 2005

    a truly digusting book

    I don't know where to begin with the horridness of this book. Whomever decided that this was a 'brilliant book' should be thrown into the insane assylum. This book is nothing but pure trash. She obviously did not have enough thought to one even develop a worthy plot, two follow her own thought processes, or three keep out the vulgarity that runs rampant through the book. The book has no visible plot. It just jumps from thought to thought. On top of the lack of plot there is no form of proper sentence structure, adding to the difficulty in even understanding why in the world this woman would write something as horrible as this. Beyond that it goes into graphic details about rape, burning, canniblism, a drunked grandfather who seems to be unable to keep his privates in his pants, and a deeply violent and extremely disturbing relationship of Clare's parents. I would not recommend this book to ANYONE. It is neither an enjoyable or a desireable read. This book was required for my college class and I feel that the time that it takes to get through this book would be better spent doing something that you would enjoy. Spend your time reading something far more worthy of your time and your money. You won't be sorry for not reading this horrendous book.

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