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Get Me Out of Here PDF º Get Me  PDF or Out of  ePUB Henry Sutton has always had a knack for squeezing the national zeitgeist into tight little narrativesGeoff DyerIt s autumnand Matt Freeman is having a very bad day Stuck in Canary Wharf, he s overwhelmed by shoddy merchandise, hollow corporations and broken promises Later that night, things only get worse when he drops in on his girlfriend, Bobbie, a fashion PR and reality TV show fanaticAs his London life spirals murderously out of control, Matt is forced to seek out old flames and consider North Korean business ventures Sneered at by sales assistants, abused by cabbies and mugged by his own dreams, he searches for a final means of escape Get Me Out of Here is a novel of comic anger, of success and failure, commerce and culture and, fundamentally, belief in a busted city Read half of it I enjoy satire but this was absolutely dull The main character is DULL The plot is DULL The descriptions are DULL Everything about it is boring There s an American Psycho comparison on the back cover Don t be fooled, this is nothing like American Psycho It tries to make light of the recession but fails, utterly It s not funny, or witty, it s just annoying.Why would we need An American Psycho for the 21st century anyway It came out in 1991 You re better off re readi Read half of it I enjoy satire but this was absolutely dull The main character is DULL The plot is DULL The descriptions are DULL Everything about it is boring There s an American Psycho comparison on the back cover Don t be fooled, this is nothing like American Psycho It tries to make light of the recession but fails, utterly It s not funny, or witty, it s just annoying.Why would we need An American Psycho for the 21st century anyway It came out in 1991 You re better off re reading American Psycho than picking up this dreck A really good story which could be seen as the British equivalent of American Psycho Place and business names, sub plots and characters all make it all very believable.The story of an obsessed, paranoid, womanising psychopath who s whole life begins to fall apart at the start of the recession in 2010 that just acts like a trigger mechanism, things start to get worse and then most of the women in his life start to mysteriously disappearDefinitely worth 4.2 stars, maybe , but then agai A really good story which could be seen as the British equivalent of American Psycho Place and business names, sub plots and characters all make it all very believable.The story of an obsessed, paranoid, womanising psychopath who s whole life begins to fall apart at the start of the recession in 2010 that just acts like a trigger mechanism, things start to get worse and then most of the women in his life start to mysteriously disappearDefinitely worth 4.2 stars, maybe , but then again, am I just being paranoid In this ghastly portrait of the current financial crisis, Matt Freeman is an utterly repellent character He s a delusional self absorbed sociopath, a liar, a leech, a lecher and a stalker He s obsessed with fashionable designer labels, fine vintages, other people s weight and body odors He s using an imaginary marketing deal in North Korea to scam money from friends and family And he kills people I kept thinking I would quit reading it, but it was creepily fascinating and fairly short. This book is a waste of time

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