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One of These Things is Not Like the Other
1.  One of These Things is Not Like the Other by D.Travers Scott
The list author says:
  "This is seriously screwy fiction. As you finish the final chapter, you'll just sit there thinking 'w.t.f.?' See my Amazon Review for more."
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3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

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Sarah
2.  Sarah by J. T. LeRoy
The list author says:
  "LeRoy's breathtaking debut. 'Sarah' is a 12 year old boy who wants to be the best hooker in the business. Off-the-wall. And brilliant."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

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The Heart is Deceitful Above All Things
3.  The Heart is Deceitful Above All Things by J.T. LeRoy
The list author says:
  "Even better than 'Sarah', and that's saying a lot. A young boy, mistreated and abused, is dragged from place to place by his drug-addict mother."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

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My Loose Thread
4.  My Loose Thread by Dennis Cooper
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  "Bizarre. Shocking. Fantastic. Murder, rape, incest, drugs. The souless youth of America."
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

Closer
5.  Closer by Dennis Cooper
The list author says:
  "Brutal and original. The first in the five book cycle...each work stands alone, though Dennis Cooper builds on his themes throughout the cycle."
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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Frisk
6.  Frisk by Dennis Cooper
The list author says:
  "The second: is there spirituality in rape, mutilation and murder?"
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3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

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Try (Cooper, Dennis)
7.  Try (Cooper, Dennis) by Dennis. Cooper
The list author says:
  "The third: if you tear away the physical flesh, what remains?"
£8.27   Used & New from: £4.08
3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

Guide
8.  Guide by Dennis Cooper
The list author says:
  "The fourth: pederasty and the emptiness of the 'victims' who consent to torture and death."
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

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Period
9.  Period by Dennis Cooper
The list author says:
  "Concluding the cycle and continuing the underlying themes; intense and completely bizarre."
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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Saul's Book (Penguin Contemporary American Fiction Series)
10.  Saul's Book (Penguin Contemporary American Fiction Series) by Paul T. Rogers
The list author says:
  "A forgotten masterpiece. The bleak, lonely, desolate existence of a hustler boy in New York. Unforgettable."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

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The Rules of Attraction
11.  The Rules of Attraction by Bret Easton Ellis
The list author says:
  "More nihilistic teenagers involved in casual sex and drugs."
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3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (48 customer reviews)

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The Moralist
12.  The Moralist by Rod Downey
The list author says:
  "Just buy it. A powerful novel about the totalitarian oppression of boys and boy-lovers. See my Amazon Review for more."
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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Class Trip
13.  Class Trip by Emmanuel Carrere
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  "The inner world of a psychologically unbalanced child."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

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Happy Baby
14.  Happy Baby by Stephen Elliott
The list author says:
  "''I'm going to run away one more time'': the narrator of this edgy and powerful work spends his life running from an abusive past that he can never escape."
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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War Boy
15.  War Boy by Kief Hillsbery
The list author says:
  "Kief Hillsbery's first book. Absolutely outstanding. A totally unique voice. Unforgettable."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

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What We Do Is Secret
16.  What We Do Is Secret by Kief Hillsbery
The list author says:
  "Kief Hillsbery's second novel: one of the most original works you'll ever read. Dark, intense and breathtaking. See my Review for more detail."
£8.87   Used & New from: £4.00
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Harold's End
17.  Harold's End by J.T. LeRoy
The list author says:
  "Once again from LeRoy, simultaneously disturbing and touching. The love that the child narrator feels for his snail, Harold, is heart-wrenching."
£12.71   Used & New from: £1.21
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

The Sluts
18.  The Sluts by Dennis Cooper
The list author says:
  "Another gem from Dennis Cooper. Seems less hallucenogenic than some of his earlier works, but contains the usual assortment of rape, mutilation and murder..."
£10.04   Used & New from: £7.07
3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

King of Cats: A Life in Five Novellas
19.  King of Cats: A Life in Five Novellas by Blake Fraina
The list author says:
  "Impressive and thought-provoking debut novel, focusing on power-struggles within relationships and the seductiveness of mystery."
£12.95   Used & New from: £2.78
3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

Exquisite Corpse
20.  Exquisite Corpse by Poppy Z. Brite
The list author says:
  "Dark and graphic. An insight into the mind of two gay serial killers."
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3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (72 customer reviews)

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Danny Volume 1
21.  Danny Volume 1 by Chancery Stone
The list author says:
  "Confidently and cleverly constructed novel that transgresses all boundaries. Incest, murder, blackmail. Exceptional characterization. Über-dark, and highly erotic."
£13.01   Used & New from: £0.98
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews)

The Sex Offender: A Novel
22.  The Sex Offender: A Novel by Matthew Stadler
The list author says:
  "Superb work from the excellent Matthew Stadler. 'A Clockwork Orange'-style "rehabilitation" of a teacher who had a relationship with a 12 y o boy, and a stark criticism of the State."
£8.93   Used & New from: £1.52
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Rene's Flesh
23.  Rene's Flesh by Virgilio Pinera
The list author says:
  "Totally off-the-wall and bizarre work about a teenage boy who tries to fight against 'the cult of the flesh'."
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Eden Eden Eden (Modern Classics)
24.  Eden Eden Eden (Modern Classics) by Pierre Guyotat
The list author says:
  "Indescribable. The lack of a single full stop or complete sentence is the least bizarre aspect of this apocalyptic novel of brutal sex and violence."
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

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Drummer of the Eleventh North Devonshire Fusiliers
25.  Drummer of the Eleventh North Devonshire Fusiliers by Guy Davenport
The list author says:
  "Obscure, fascinating, erotic, confusing and beguiling - some of Davenport's best. Short stories and a superb novella set in a Danish boarding school."
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