Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. Palahniuk delivers another entertaining and Try Kindle Countdown Deals Explore limited-time discounted eBooks. “Six hundred dudes. One porn queen. A world record for the ages. A must-have movie for every discerning collector of things erotic.”Cassie Wright, porn. Chuck Palahniuk is the bestselling author of fifteen fictional works, including Fight Club, Invisible Monsters, Chuck Palahniuk Author cover image of Snuff.
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This wild, lethally funny, and thoroughly researched novel brings the huge yet underacknowledged presence of pornography in contemporary life into the realm of literary fiction at last. Maybe it’s more that individual parts were quite effective, but the palanniuk felt somewhat mashed together.
Snuff by Chuck Palahniuk
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Snuff reads as if Chuck Palahniuk simply wanted to see how many faux-adult-film parodies he could title before the end of the book. You can remove the unavailable item s now or we’ll automatically remove it at Checkout. Add to Cart Add to Cart. Unlike some other reviewers of the book, I did not see the “maternal twist” coming. John Dies at the End. Item s unavailable for purchase. Therefore, homosexuality is not a choice or a preference, or something a person is born with, but something that can only be forced upon someone.
It feels like he just randomly threw facts in to sound credible. Thanks for telling us about the problem. The ambulance thing was a total WTF?!? A pale, pale imitation of the things that I know he can do really well.
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Seems to me there is actually a pinch of homophobia in Chuck’s attitude, since according to him, it seems, the only way for someone to possibly become homosexual is to have been molested. Then I’m back at it.
He needs to never have a book published ever again. Want to Read saving…. They just seemed to mostly add length to this already short book.
Everybody in his cult following crowd was young and ultra hip, and obviously has really This is the second snudf book I have ever read. Or at least watched one. Just an author lurching through the motions and stumbling over his own feet. For example, 72 constantly says “I don’t know.
There are guys and you chose to focus on 3 of them? It would take a special kind of writer to do porn or hang around porn stars or watch endless amount of porn for a couple of years ebok then write about it. I don’t know if I can say I’ve even read it because I just cannot bring myself to finish it. The novel is, in fact, a look at a “gangbang,” which for the purposes of this review needs to be explained in a little more detail; because, see, there’s a difference in porn terms between a commercial gangbang something filmed and released all the time in that industry and, say, a group of drunk frat boys doing something unspeakable to a passed-out undergrad in the middle of the night in their rec-room.
I am the original author of this essay, as well as the owner of CCLaP; it is not being reprinted here illegally. Though palahniuuk is short, somewhat predictable at spots, and a bit tame for what it is depicting; it is full of humor, wonderful trivia, plot twists, snurf memorable quotes. I imagine that this is why people like him.
There are a few surprises in store pwlahniuk the reader. There is very little dark humor, instead, the humor in Snuff is much more apparent; not that it’s a bad thing, just a little different than usual. Her words, not mine. Chooses edgy subject matter, highlights contradictions inherent in palahniuj life and capitalism, digresses every 8 This was solidly snufg between a 2- and a 3-star experience, but instead of opting to write a longer review touching more on what Palahniuk might have done with the book, I’m bumping it up to 3 stars and using that half-star raise to excuse myself from a long review.
LOL – guess I was a bit slow on the uptake. Nothing to worry about.
Indeed, chapter 25 alone contains what might just be the ugliest story about sex ever written in human history; and oh, believe me, you’ll know what I’m talking about when you finally read ebbook yourself. Unfortunately, it was just mediocre.
Whether or not it was true, I cannot know, but I’m certainly going to look some things up because it was all very intriguing. You’re on the toilet. I suppose that given the subject matter, that’s kind of a double entendre, but fuck it. The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle.