Book :: Naked Lunch

Naked Lunch
By: William S. Burroughs
Pages: 289
Published: 1959
Genre(s): American
Literary Fiction
Abuse
Rating: (6)

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A 50th anniversary edition of the influential 20th-century work finds an unmoored addict making his way through a nightmarish wasteland, a tale that offers insight into period taboos. By the author of Nova Express.

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forline forline

ehh....I don't see the fascination.

Feb 20th, 2018

kireinekokun kireinekokun

Excellent.

Feb 13th, 2018

red13x red13x

The most interesting part of this book is the appendix which describes the effects of many of the drugs mentioned throughout the book. I couldn't really get into the stories, some did make me laugh, but most of the time I just couldn't wait to finish it.

Sep 10th, 2017

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Jul 25th, 2014

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Jul 30th, 2013

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