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The End Of Alice

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 4, 2008

    Disturbing novel, not for the faint of heart...

    I have enjoyed nearly all of Ms. Homes' writing, but 'The End of Alice' was titillating to extremes, tauntingly horrifying and it goes to dark desires that may lurk behind the average teen and the nearly average psycho-sadistic pedophile's mind. I do not recommend this book for anyone who is not of college age--and I mean juniors and seniors in college or older readers. The level of comprehension required is not well developed in younger readers, and it is much too disturbing for anyone without a strong stomach.

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  • Posted April 27, 2014

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    I don't know how to review this book. I don't have the slightest

    I don't know how to review this book. I don't have the slightest clue about what I could possibly say.

    This book isn't for everyone. Really, I'm not sure if this book is for anyone at all. There's the disturbing subject of pedophilia for one. However, I've read Tampa, so that's not something I've exactly shied away from. The End of Alice is different, though. Besides the disturbing subject, it's just foul. I can't count the number of times I had to stop reading for a few moments simply because of how disgusting this book was. And really, that's the only term I can think of to adequately describe how I felt about this book. Disgusted.

    Aside of being thoroughly disgusted, the book is well written. It always boggles my mind how an author can write a book like this. How can a book with this subject matter be so well written? How can anything this gross be worth reading? I'm not sure if I'll ever figure it out, but it happens. This is one of those instances. Well written, disturbing, and worth reading if you can handle the subject matter.

    You can check out my reviews on my blog, KDH Reviews.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 5, 2007

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    This book was very horrifying in many ways. This book was extremely, I don't know the word for it but, wrong. Disturbing, yet gripping. It let me fall into the world of the narrator and his corrupted mind. His obsession with little girls and sexual pleasure and desire- it really disturbed me to where my jaw hung to the floor for about ten minutes after I finished reading this shocking novel. I still shudder at the thought of what his childhood was like with his pyschopath mother and her horrific ways with her little son. Please, don't read this unless you think you can handle it. I seriously think the author needs help. I probably shouldn't judge her since I haven't read any of her other books, but by just this one novel, my mind has reached places I never needed to know about. I had nightmares after I read her book. It was truly sick and twisted.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 10, 2007

    woah.

    This book was amazingly scarey. The whole concept is troubling, and most of the events are disturbing. Never the less, this book was wonderfully written. The author is very talented and goes into such discrption that at some very dirty parts I had to put the book down and watch some cartoons to get my mind off what I'd read. Over all, the author has some amazing talent this book is raw and unqiue.

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