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The End Of Alice

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  • Posted June 18, 2010

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    THIS SHOULD BE AN EBOOK!!

    I have a Nook and I want this book on it. ): It is not in either of the two library districts and it would be so much cheaper to just have it as an ebook instead of getting a hard copy and having to wait for it in the mail.

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted July 21, 2009

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    Just a Thought

    The ephebophile title to go along with the main male character is accurate. [To confirm and add creditability to what was earlier stated in a pervious review.]

    The book itself is truly intriguing and given the proper reader can be a worth while experience for someone daring enough to dive deeper into a darker reality. First stumbling across this book in my high school library last year, many of my peers questioned if a Sophomore should be reading such a deeply evolved book- still A.M Homes truly captured my attention and gave me much to think about. Maturity level is something to keep in mind here, the story plot is hard to accept for anyone easily disconcerted.
    Obviously the twisted intellectual mind of the main male character is captivating in a horrifying way that questions your morality as you discover his past- and even possibly find sympathy for the doomed man.

    A great read, but keep in mind the content and be ready for that risk.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 17, 2009

    Wow..

    I first was introduced to this book by a friend and I have to say, I have never read anything like this before. I understood afterward why some people mentioned that the book should be read by an older crowd. I'm a junior in high school and I have to admit this book scared me a little. The writing style of the book was impressive and allowed me to easily slip into the story line. The story line itself was shocking, several times I found myself questioning why I was reading it, but I had to find out what happened. I do recommend this book and I don't. I recommend it to people who have an open mind and can appreciate well written works, but I don't recommend it to those who have a hard time separating the intensity of the actual story line.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 23, 2000

    Azamingly disturbing, tittilating provacative...

    This was the first AM Homes Book I read, and it surely won't be the last. Homes focuses on aspects too dirty for voicing, and she does it brilliantly. However in some ways it appears that her sole purpose for writing the novel was to reveal her own dirty fascinations. Either way, the novel is exceptional and I highely reccomend it!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 26, 2000

    Thought Provoking- deep and moving.

    The story is fast paced and beautifully written- the insights are scary but deliciously tantalizing- I kept turning pages.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 27, 2000

    Deeply disturbing and provocative

    This book caught me by surprise and I'm glad it did. The End of Alice is dark, and daring. I spears you with it's sharp twists and provocative prose. It scared me, intrigued me, and over-all changed my views on the world and humanity.

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    Posted January 30, 2010

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