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DEMONOLOGY: Stories

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Bizarre content and rhetorical overkill are the salient features of this oddball gathering of 13 short fictions (some aren't precisely stories), by the young author of Purple America (1997) and The Ice Storm (1994), among others.Moody's characters are casualties of various culture and gender wars, whose private battles are recounted in bursts of staccato sentence fragments ripe with the effluvia ... Read full review

Review: Demonology

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Joe Hartlaub

Rick Moody is best known in the popular mind as the author of THE ICE STORM, which was made into a somewhat flawed, occasionally brilliant film a year or few ago. Moody, however, is more renowned in some circles for his short stories. He is somewhat difficult to get a stylistic handle on, and while this can be occasionally maddening, it is also quite interesting. One never knows what to expect ... Read full review

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Review: Demonology: Stories

User Review  - Trever Pollack - Goodreads

Okay, so admittedly I read pieces of this for less than ten minutes, but I didn't want to read any more. Moody didn't give off a good vibe here. I feel like he was trying to write an imitation of ... Read full review

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All reviews - 92
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