Most Disturbing Books

Descrição
Add/vote for books that disturbed you in some way, whether it was the overall tone of the book or just one or two tasteless scenes.
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49,868 membros
747 resenhas
½ 3.7
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13,974 membros
290 resenhas
½ 3.7
9 Members
SqueakyChu, Moomin_Mama, thecoroner, martensgirl, alex68, jeffza, dwherring, Bwoo67, ManWithAnAgenda
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: Rats, cheese and broken glass...
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7,771 membros
79 resenhas
4
8 Members
SqueakyChu, Moomin_Mama, blackdove07, thecoroner, lewbs, martensgirl, alex68, Bwoo67
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: The images in Renton's mind while shagging his sister-in-law were too much for the film version, I guess.
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18,220 membros
451 resenhas
3.9
5
82,375 membros
1,275 resenhas
4.2
6 Members
Moomin_Mama, lewbs, martensgirl, alex68, Bluewolf0411, ManWithAnAgenda
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: "We are the dead".
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13,096 membros
391 resenhas
4.1
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25,974 membros
389 resenhas
4
8
23,009 membros
941 resenhas
3.8
5 Members
Moomin_Mama, lewbs, alex68, Bwoo67, ManWithAnAgenda
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: The overall idea and the sadness of it all.
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11,679 membros
274 resenhas
4.2
5 Members
Moomin_Mama, thecoroner, lewbs, alex68, softsocks
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: Judge Holden
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31,823 membros
565 resenhas
4.1
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19,983 membros
237 resenhas
4
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12,575 membros
222 resenhas
3.9
13
8,157 membros
249 resenhas
½ 3.4
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7,828 membros
396 resenhas
4.1
15
7,646 membros
150 resenhas
½ 3.4
4 Members
Moomin_Mama, martensgirl, alex68, ManWithAnAgenda
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: A new use for a Resusci Anne, and something about a miscarried foetus...
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7,120 membros
204 resenhas
3.8
4 Members
SqueakyChu, Moomin_Mama, blackdove07, alex68
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: Blowing up bunny.
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3,714 membros
76 resenhas
4.2
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54,127 membros
773 resenhas
3.9
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39,276 membros
666 resenhas
3.9
20
36,035 membros
940 resenhas
½ 3.7
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34,578 membros
1,407 resenhas
4.1
3 Members
Moomin_Mama, sipthereader, lewbs
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: Played on my mind long after reading.
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27,763 membros
575 resenhas
½ 4.3
3 Members
Moomin_Mama, alex68, ManWithAnAgenda
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: Moshe the Beadle's story, and the arrival in Aushwitz.
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23,856 membros
467 resenhas
4.1
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6,649 membros
185 resenhas
4.1
25
5,543 membros
151 resenhas
3.9
26
2,474 membros
122 resenhas
½ 3.7
3 Members
Moomin_Mama, blackdove07, Bwoo67
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: When all is revealed to the reader...
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2,142 membros
17 resenhas
½ 3.6
3 Members
Moomin_Mama, thecoroner, martensgirl
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: Shock for the sake of shock, objectifying women in the same way as porno. This is where I stopped reading Irvine Welsh.
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2,091 membros
28 resenhas
½ 3.5
3 Members
Moomin_Mama, martensgirl, Bwoo67
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: The scurfy, flaky skin on the young girl's shoulders and chest - this book is Filth alright.
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1,313 membros
26 resenhas
3.1
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70,128 membros
1,084 resenhas
3.8
2 Members
hipdeep, Bwoo67
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42,589 membros
1,148 resenhas
4.1
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35,654 membros
508 resenhas
3.9
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27,061 membros
779 resenhas
3.9
2 Members
cej1027, ManWithAnAgenda
Explicações
cej1027: The part about mutilating the dead bodies of war enemies freaked me out. Partly because I was in the middle of eating lunch when I got to that bit.
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23,285 membros
453 resenhas
4.1
2 Members
hipdeep, Bwoo67
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22,243 membros
1,546 resenhas
3.9
2 Members
dara85, Bwoo67
Explicações
dara85: How could anyone be so calculating, manipulating and vengeful?
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17,219 membros
317 resenhas
½ 3.7
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15,808 membros
377 resenhas
4.1
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13,703 membros
767 resenhas
4.2
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10,882 membros
277 resenhas
3.8
2 Members
thecoroner, alex68
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9,911 membros
519 resenhas
½ 4.3
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8,845 membros
131 resenhas
½ 3.6
2 Members
thecoroner, alex68
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8,285 membros
93 resenhas
3.9
2 Members
lewbs, softsocks
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7,620 membros
93 resenhas
4
2 Members
thecoroner, alex68
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7,289 membros
173 resenhas
½ 3.6
2 Members
thecoroner, alex68
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6,150 membros
163 resenhas
4
2 Members
thecoroner, Bwoo67
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4,304 membros
57 resenhas
½ 3.6
2 Members
thecoroner, alex68
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4,236 membros
113 resenhas
4.1
2 Members
thecoroner, alex68
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3,737 membros
59 resenhas
3.9
2 Members
Moomin_Mama, softsocks
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: Poor Oyster Boy!
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3,566 membros
77 resenhas
½ 3.5
2 Members
thecoroner, alex68
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3,316 membros
129 resenhas
3.9
2 Members
thecoroner, alex68
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2,255 membros
25 resenhas
4.2
2 Members
thecoroner, alex68
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2,202 membros
41 resenhas
½ 3.7
2 Members
cej1027, ManWithAnAgenda
Explicações
cej1027: This book will be one of my favorites, but it's still very upsetting. The POV is animal research victims.
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1,856 membros
54 resenhas
3.9
2 Members
Moomin_Mama, ahef1963
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: The threat of execution hanging over the brothers, and the ways in which this was attempted, were horrifying.
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1,381 membros
12 resenhas
½ 3.6
2 Members
Moomin_Mama, martensgirl
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: The scene with the guard dog seemed gratuitous and unnecessary - yeah yeah, I know it's Irvine Welsh but still...
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1,364 membros
12 resenhas
3.8
2 Members
Moomin_Mama, martensgirl
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: About the damage wreaked by sexual abuse. Pulls no punches.
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1,200 membros
32 resenhas
½ 3.7
2 Members
alex68, softsocks
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960 membros
79 resenhas
½ 3.4
2 Members
thecoroner, Bwoo67
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951 membros
14 resenhas
3.8
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534 membros
3 resenhas
4.1
2 Members
thecoroner, alex68
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525 membros
10 resenhas
½ 3.7
2 Members
KimarieBee, Bwoo67
Explicações
KimarieBee: It was the afterword that was truly disturbing
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457 membros
12 resenhas
4
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369 membros
11 resenhas
½ 3.6
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357 membros
12 resenhas
½ 3.5
2 Members
Moomin_Mama, Bwoo67
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: The hot poker, and the lasting psychological damage to all involved.
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173 membros
4 resenhas
½ 3.5
65
25 membros
3 resenhas
4.2
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35,604 membros
545 resenhas
3.8
Member
alex68
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22,543 membros
275 resenhas
4
Member
alex68
68
17,542 membros
153 resenhas
4.1
Member
cej1027
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14,403 membros
192 resenhas
4
Member
alex68
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12,709 membros
257 resenhas
3.8
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12,614 membros
156 resenhas
4.1
Member
alex68
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8,498 membros
301 resenhas
3.9
Member
dara85
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7,679 membros
331 resenhas
4.1
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6,534 membros
223 resenhas
3.9
Member
dara85
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6,371 membros
187 resenhas
½ 3.5
Member
alex68
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6,015 membros
87 resenhas
4.1
Member
alex68
77
5,067 membros
123 resenhas
3.9
Member
alex68
78
4,907 membros
177 resenhas
3.9
Member
alex68
79
4,601 membros
60 resenhas
3.9
Member
cej1027
Explicações
cej1027: The demon imagery here bugged me for weeks.
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4,401 membros
67 resenhas
½ 3.5
Member
alex68
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3,833 membros
112 resenhas
4.1
Member
RuMuse
Explicações
RuMuse: A great and psychologically gripping book that is disturbing as hell to read. Controversial winner of the Booker Prize in 1985.
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3,674 membros
161 resenhas
3.8
Member
cej1027
Explicações
cej1027: I try really hard not to think about this book.
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3,569 membros
99 resenhas
½ 3.6
Member
alex68
84
3,494 membros
66 resenhas
½ 4.4
Member
alex68
85
3,140 membros
35 resenhas
3.8
Member
cej1027
Explicações
cej1027: Not for the reason you'd think. The blonde hair worship really p***ed me off after a while.
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3,014 membros
34 resenhas
3.8
Member
alex68
87
2,590 membros
59 resenhas
3.9
Member
alex68
88
2,396 membros
67 resenhas
4.2
Member
alex68
89
2,357 membros
33 resenhas
4.1
Member
alex68
90
1,953 membros
53 resenhas
½ 3.6
Member
alex68
91
1,812 membros
27 resenhas
½ 3.7
Member
cej1027
Explicações
cej1027: I stopped reading when I got to the incest part.
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1,798 membros
23 resenhas
4
Member
cej1027
Explicações
cej1027: I stopped reading when it insinuated that casual sex is empowering to women.
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1,566 membros
81 resenhas
4
Member
alex68
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1,394 membros
30 resenhas
4.1
Member
alex68
95
1,213 membros
59 resenhas
½ 3.4
Member
alex68
96
1,084 membros
47 resenhas
½ 3.7
Member
dara85
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961 membros
49 resenhas
½ 3.7
Member
alex68
98
867 membros
18 resenhas
½ 3.5
Member
Moomin_Mama
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: Vile, vile, vile man, childish, self-absorbed and selfish.
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695 membros
20 resenhas
½ 4.3
Member
Moomin_Mama
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: The poor couple being so badly prepared for nuclear war.
100
626 membros
27 resenhas
4.2