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Review: How the Dead Live

User Review  - Wendy - Goodreads

5. How the Dead Live by Will Self 3/5 stars (02.01) 404 pgs I'm not quite sure how I feel about this book. I didn't have to force myself to finish it, but I was eager to be done because I didn't like ... Read full review

Review: How the Dead Live

User Review  - Chris - Goodreads

I can't remember the last time I read a book with such a loathsome narrator. Will Self must be a gifted author to bring such a hateful (and self-hating) character to life, and death, as it were. The ... Read full review

Review: How the Dead Live

User Review  - Andrew Gray - Goodreads

The first Will self book I have read. As I expected, it is very cleverly writing, with lots of words I didn't know the meaning of (I read it in paperback, but I should have got it on kindle so I could ... Read full review

Review: How the Dead Live

User Review  - Tanis - Goodreads

Terrible. like other people have said I like the idea of Will Self based on his gameshow appearances so I think the books will be fantastic but they're just not. They're heavy going because the don't ... Read full review

Review: How the Dead Live

User Review  - Alison - Goodreads

It seems like a lot of people really hate this book, but I thought it was kind of a weird, ugly delight. Sometimes the attempts at being capital L-Literature fall a bit flat and a couple of moments ... Read full review

Review: How the Dead Live

User Review  - Phil - Goodreads

Reading a Will Self novel is a bit like hearing the man give one of his current Radio 4 talks - an annoying drone which seems half-determined to bore you to death, half-anxious to bludgeon you into ... Read full review

Review: How the Dead Live

User Review  - Paul Gelsthorpe - Goodreads

This is the latest in a long line of Will Self novel's I've read 'My Idea of Fun', 'Book of Dave' and also the short story collections 'Liver' and 'Walking to Hollywood'. For what it's worth, I think ... Read full review

Review: How the Dead Live

User Review  - Kath - Goodreads

Great - The story follows Lily Bloom's encounter with the afterlife after dying from cancer. After being transported to new lodgings near Dalston accompanied by her Aboriginal spirit guide Phar Lap ... Read full review

Review: How the Dead Live

User Review  - Vonnie - Goodreads

I love Will Self I really do, but this was absolutely unreadable. Phar Lap Jones irritated the shit out of me with his constant, "Yeh hey" and similar exclamations which were so distracting that I had ... Read full review

Review: How the Dead Live

User Review  - Elisabeth Hagspiel - Goodreads

WOW!!!! I'll never, never want to gain or loose weight!!! Read full review


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