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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The characters have all the nuance of a cookie cutter. I found myself pages in without noticing the different themes like Sheila’s story, followed by “True fact”.

You’re not thinking, and you smear shit on the back of your hanging-down wrinkled ball skin. Drug addiction and alcoholism have been written about ad nauseumbut the porn industry — a bizarre world in which so many of its participants from the actors to the viewers have hit a rock bottom similar to that of the most addicted alcoholic or dope fiend — seems to be a tougher nut to crack, if you will.

I don’t know if I can say I’ve even read it because I just cannot bring myself to finish it. I don’t know how he sells books. I mean, aside from Chucky P.

He can sell his books and gather his loyal following without any of that deep thinking. His next novel, Beautiful Youis due out in October I’m honestly not really sure what Palahniuk was trying to accomplish with this book.

The book is full of odd trivia facts. Instead, it’s lazily written, pointless and boring. In addition to its super-fun story and really nice, tight writing, it’s an ultra quick read. From the master of literary palhniuk and provocation, a full-frontal Triple X novel that goes where no American work of fiction has gone before Cassie Wright, porn priestess, intends to cap her legendary career palahniyk breaking the world record for serial fornication.


I feel like Palahniuk really only wrote this oalahniuk because he wanted to show how creative he is at naming porn movies. And then, just have a fantastic time.

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Like moths to light, certain kinds of people seem drawn to join the porn industry. Porn and Chuck—the two go together like fists and brass knuckles, moth and flame: The Ocean at the End of the Lane. A Head Full of Ghosts. Download our Spring Fiction Sampler Now. Apr 07, Pages Buy. I don’t even ebooo to look him in the face, he’s been here before.

I highly doubt Mr. I think everyone knows what ‘snuff’ means, right? About Snuff From the master of literary mayhem and provocation, a full-frontal Triple X novel that goes where no American work of fiction has gone before Cassie Wright, porn priestess, intends to cap her legendary career by breaking the world record for serial fornication.

I don’t know why reading and writing has become such a big industry when this This book was a disaster. He ssnuff to never have a book published ever again. I really paahniuk get it. Also by Chuck Palahniuk. Or at least watched one. Then I’m back at it.

Told from the perspectives of Mr. Based on my conversations with them about this industry, I think that the author does as very good job of writing about the grimmer parts of the industry.

Aug 29, ansvarcova rated it really liked it. I must say the premise really caught me. Then, inChuck increased his involvement by committing vhuck read and review a selection of fan-written stories each month. Feb 11, Oriana rated it it was ok Shelves: Le uniche cose che ho trovato divertenti sono i titoli dei film porno citati, vere e proprie prese in giro di titoli della storia del cinema.

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Chi ama i libri sceglie Kobo e inMondadori. This wasn’t the best book, but it’s really not a bad offering at all. The thin layer of shit spreads into the hair and down your thighs.


Jul 27, Kelly B rated it did chucm like it Shelves: It’s probably more accurate to say you experience Palahniuk’s work than enjoy it. This was my first Unfortunately, it was just mediocre.

Was it too “filthy,” and should I approach it it with a keener eye for any use of filth-for-filth’s-sake? This is why such videos are sometimes called “gonzo porn,” why I say that it’s the concept behind the video that is just as important as the actual content; because the actual sex in these “gangbang” videos barely exists, with many of these events for example allowing each “performer” only 60 seconds apiece with the “star” timed with a stopwatch and everythingmost of them barely able to even achieve penetration itself before suddenly being whisked out the door again.

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Now, I might have felt a bit different about this book had it created some sort of awareness to the realities of the porn industry. Chooses edgy subject matter, highlights contradictions inherent in contemporary life and capitalism, digresses every 8 pages into pop culture and science trivia that no one knows, Because let’s make no mistake — in true Palahniukian style, this novel is about as bleak as a bleak tale gets, a look at a cold and remorseless universe where such concepts as love palajniuk intimacy don’t even exist.

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.

View all 7 comments. The style chufk shock value in snuff are lacking in comparison snutf books like “rant” or “lullaby” … Show more Show less. May 20, Pages Buy.