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The Rules of Attraction

ISBN 10: 067978148X / 0-679-78148-X
ISBN 13: 9780679781486
Publisher: Vintage Books
Publication Date: 1998
Binding: Softcover
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Set at a small, affluent liberal-arts college in New England at the height of the Reagan 80s, TheRules of Attraction is a startlingly funny, kaleidoscopic novel about three students with no plansfor the future--or even the present--who become entangled in a curious romantic triangle. BretEaston Ellis trains his incisive gaze on the kids at self-consciously bohemian Camden Collegeand treats their sexual posturings and agonies with a mixture of acrid hilarity and compassionwhile exposing the moral vacuum at the center of their lives.Lauren changes boyfriends every time she changes majors and still pines for Victor who split forEurope months ago and she might or might not be writing anonymous love letter to ambivalent,hard-drinking Sean, a hopeless romantic who only has eyes for Lauren, even if he ends up in bedwith half the campus, and Paul, Lauren's ex, forthrightly bisexual and whose passion masks ashrewd pragmatism. They waste time getting wasted, race from Thirsty Thursday Happy Hoursto Dressed To Get Screwed parties to drinks at The Edge of the World or The Graveyard. The Rules of Attraction is a poignant, hilarious take on the death of romance.

 

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