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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49,567 membros
745 críticas
½ 3.7
2
13,872 membros
290 críticas
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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7,753 membros
79 críticas
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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18,112 membros
448 críticas
3.9
5
81,910 membros
1,270 críticas
4.2
6 Members
Moomin_Mama, lewbs, martensgirl, alex68, Bluewolf0411, ManWithAnAgenda
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: "We are the dead".
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13,036 membros
390 críticas
4.1
7
25,873 membros
387 críticas
4
8
22,812 membros
938 críticas
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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11,565 membros
272 críticas
4.2
5 Members
Moomin_Mama, thecoroner, lewbs, alex68, softsocks
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: Judge Holden
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31,692 membros
563 críticas
4.1
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19,874 membros
237 críticas
4
12
12,458 membros
219 críticas
3.9
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8,097 membros
248 críticas
½ 3.4
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7,801 membros
396 críticas
4.1
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7,610 membros
150 críticas
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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7,074 membros
200 críticas
3.8
4 Members
SqueakyChu, Moomin_Mama, blackdove07, alex68
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: Blowing up bunny.
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3,697 membros
75 críticas
4.2
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53,877 membros
772 críticas
3.9
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39,028 membros
662 críticas
3.9
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35,870 membros
939 críticas
½ 3.7
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34,404 membros
1,406 críticas
4.1
3 Members
Moomin_Mama, sipthereader, lewbs
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: Played on my mind long after reading.
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27,555 membros
572 críticas
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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23,710 membros
466 críticas
4.1
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6,623 membros
184 críticas
4.1
25
5,499 membros
151 críticas
3.9
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2,463 membros
121 críticas
½ 3.7
3 Members
Moomin_Mama, blackdove07, Bwoo67
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: When all is revealed to the reader...
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2,134 membros
17 críticas
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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2,079 membros
28 críticas
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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1,305 membros
25 críticas
3.1
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69,522 membros
1,078 críticas
3.8
2 Members
hipdeep, Bwoo67
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42,248 membros
1,138 críticas
4.1
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35,501 membros
507 críticas
3.9
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26,981 membros
775 críticas
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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23,156 membros
453 críticas
4.1
2 Members
hipdeep, Bwoo67
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22,076 membros
1,542 críticas
3.9
2 Members
dara85, Bwoo67
Explicações
dara85: How could anyone be so calculating, manipulating and vengeful?
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17,128 membros
315 críticas
½ 3.7
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15,663 membros
377 críticas
4.1
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13,557 membros
761 críticas
4.2
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10,864 membros
274 críticas
3.8
2 Members
thecoroner, alex68
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9,757 membros
511 críticas
½ 4.3
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8,824 membros
131 críticas
½ 3.6
2 Members
thecoroner, alex68
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8,318 membros
93 críticas
3.9
2 Members
lewbs, softsocks
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7,589 membros
93 críticas
4
2 Members
thecoroner, alex68
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7,250 membros
172 críticas
½ 3.6
2 Members
thecoroner, alex68
45
6,142 membros
162 críticas
4
2 Members
thecoroner, Bwoo67
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6,068 membros
98 críticas
½ 4.3
2 Members
thecoroner, alex68
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4,282 membros
57 críticas
½ 3.6
2 Members
thecoroner, alex68
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4,220 membros
113 críticas
4.1
2 Members
thecoroner, alex68
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3,729 membros
59 críticas
4
2 Members
Moomin_Mama, softsocks
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: Poor Oyster Boy!
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3,545 membros
77 críticas
½ 3.5
2 Members
thecoroner, alex68
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3,294 membros
128 críticas
3.9
2 Members
thecoroner, alex68
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2,191 membros
40 críticas
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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1,837 membros
54 críticas
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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1,376 membros
12 críticas
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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1,359 membros
12 críticas
3.8
2 Members
Moomin_Mama, martensgirl
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: About the damage wreaked by sexual abuse. Pulls no punches.
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1,192 membros
31 críticas
½ 3.7
2 Members
alex68, softsocks
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950 membros
79 críticas
½ 3.4
2 Members
thecoroner, Bwoo67
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946 membros
14 críticas
3.8
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532 membros
3 críticas
4.1
2 Members
thecoroner, alex68
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522 membros
10 críticas
½ 3.7
2 Members
KimarieBee, Bwoo67
Explicações
KimarieBee: It was the afterword that was truly disturbing
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450 membros
12 críticas
4
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370 membros
11 críticas
½ 3.6
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348 membros
11 críticas
½ 3.4
2 Members
Moomin_Mama, Bwoo67
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: The hot poker, and the lasting psychological damage to all involved.
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172 membros
4 críticas
½ 3.5
65
25 membros
3 críticas
4.2
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35,555 membros
541 críticas
3.8
Member
alex68
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22,448 membros
273 críticas
4
Member
alex68
68
17,385 membros
153 críticas
4.1
Member
cej1027
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14,399 membros
192 críticas
4
Member
alex68
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12,642 membros
257 críticas
3.8
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12,515 membros
155 críticas
4.1
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alex68
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8,456 membros
301 críticas
3.9
Member
dara85
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7,477 membros
327 críticas
4.1
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6,346 membros
216 críticas
3.9
Member
dara85
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6,306 membros
187 críticas
½ 3.5
Member
alex68
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5,999 membros
87 críticas
4.1
Member
alex68
77
5,050 membros
123 críticas
3.9
Member
alex68
78
4,883 membros
177 críticas
3.9
Member
alex68
79
4,564 membros
60 críticas
3.9
Member
cej1027
Explicações
cej1027: The demon imagery here bugged me for weeks.
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4,386 membros
67 críticas
½ 3.5
Member
alex68
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3,818 membros
112 críticas
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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3,665 membros
161 críticas
3.8
Member
cej1027
Explicações
cej1027: I try really hard not to think about this book.
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3,559 membros
97 críticas
½ 3.6
Member
alex68
84
3,478 membros
66 críticas
½ 4.4
Member
alex68
85
3,111 membros
35 críticas
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 críticas
3.8
Member
alex68
87
2,583 membros
59 críticas
3.9
Member
alex68
88
2,373 membros
67 críticas
4.2
Member
alex68
89
2,348 membros
33 críticas
4.1
Member
alex68
90
1,922 membros
53 críticas
½ 3.6
Member
alex68
91
1,808 membros
27 críticas
½ 3.7
Member
cej1027
Explicações
cej1027: I stopped reading when I got to the incest part.
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1,791 membros
23 críticas
4
Member
cej1027
Explicações
cej1027: I stopped reading when it insinuated that casual sex is empowering to women.
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1,551 membros
79 críticas
4
Member
alex68
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1,388 membros
30 críticas
4.1
Member
alex68
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1,204 membros
59 críticas
½ 3.4
Member
alex68
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1,079 membros
47 críticas
½ 3.7
Member
dara85
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940 membros
48 críticas
½ 3.7
Member
alex68
98
867 membros
18 críticas
½ 3.5
Member
Moomin_Mama
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: Vile, vile, vile man, childish, self-absorbed and selfish.
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693 membros
20 críticas
½ 4.3
Member
Moomin_Mama
Explicações
Moomin_Mama: The poor couple being so badly prepared for nuclear war.
100
620 membros
27 críticas
4.2