Editorial Reviews. Review. You’ve probably heard that this love story about two Exquisite Corpse – Kindle edition by Poppy Z. Brite. Download it. Blood-soaked sheets, cannibalism, rotting, half-dissected corpses: this Exquisite Corpse. Poppy Z. Brite, Author Simon & Schuster $ (p) ISBN. Exquisite Corpse by Poppy Z Brite – book cover, description, publication history.

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Now, I’m not squeamish, so the gore and sociopathy described in the book didn’t bother me at all. Nov 22, Noah Soudrette rated it really liked it Recommends it for: I swore it was from having the book on my bed while I slept. And what the HELL does that clrpse about me?

Kind of book a 17 year old goth boy would write. Please exquisiite an email address. Some of the most shocking things I have ever read.

And so it is possible to get sucked into the morass. It’s the most obscene and grotesque thing I have ever read.

Poppy Z. Brite ‘Exquisite Corpse’ Review

So this is a novel recommended to all 15 year old goth boys. Scenes of an erotic nature are not simply presented alongside the carnage, but rather intertwined until the devouring of intestines becomes sexual and a shared kiss becomes gore.


Soon even this outlet isn’t enough, and Lucas, sensing that death is approaching, becomes fixated on reconciling with Tran. Trivia About Exquisite Corpse. Exquisite Exquieite by Poppy Z. What the book did not do was give me any understanding of why or how the protagonists’ behaviors satisfied their sexual and emotional needs.

Maybe it was that comparison though, that corpe the book less effective. Wow, that sounded cheesy! Dec 25, Brian Williams rated it it was amazing.

And the only prose that’s purpler is Anne Rice’s. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The exchange of semen signifies a fantasy of restored intimacy, of essential sharing of the self with another. This one, I picked up because of all the hype about it being based on Dahmer, and Dahmer was one sick bat nut.

Exquisite Corpse

Byrne too enjoys young men, but unlike the Englishman, he delights in eating his victims. Each week, our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our Pro Connect email alert. Almost everything was there to make this a really captivating story.


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Andrew Compton is an English serial killer in jail for killing 23 boys and young men. With a cast like that, exqusite can you possibly go right? In conclusione perverso, morboso, malato ma a suo modo avvincente, psichedelico, poeticamente delirante. In earlyBrite turned in the finished manuscript of Exquisite Corpse and was informed that Delacorte would be unable to publish the novel due to its violent content.

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Poppy Z. Brite ‘Exquisite Corpse’ Review – Horror Novel Reviews

Is there symbolism here? His style is effective, the characters believable if one has read about serial killers. Still, four stars, for balls if nothing else.