Escondido, CA, USA
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  • Lunar Park

  • By: Bret Easton Ellis
  • Narrated by: James Van Der Beek
  • Length: 11 hrs and 23 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 409
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 208
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 210

Imagine becoming a best-selling novelist, and almost immediately famous and wealthy, while still in college, and before long seeing your insufferable father reduced to a bag of ashes in a safety-deposit box, while after American Psycho your celebrity drowns in a sea of vilification, booze, and drugs.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Addicting....haunting........disturbing.

  • By Miad on 11-02-05

Not Mainstream Crap

5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-20-06

This is not a pretty novel. Like the Less Than Zero and American Psycho movies, I empathized with the main characters making me feel unclean throughout the whole novel. I found it even difficult to blink, afraid I would miss something, even though I was listening to the book. I haven't been a fan of Bret Easton Ellis simply because I haven't payed attention to who he was but I am now.

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