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BKLYN BookMatch Read-alikes for Charles Bukowski, Tropic of Cancer, Michel Houellebecq and more

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Are you loathsome tonight?

Poppy Z. Brite. |

Similar to American Psycho.

The American woman in the Chinese hat

Carole Maso. |

Similar to Tropic of Cancer

The childhood of Jesus

J.M. Coetzee. |

Fans of Michel Houellebecq may also enjoy this.


Francine Prose. |

If you like Brett Easton Ellis, try this.


Yasutaka Tsutsui ; translated by Andrew Driver. |

For fans of Murakami.

River of smoke

Amitav Ghosh. |

Similar to Salman Rushdie