Bret Easton Ellis

American novelist
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Bret Easton Ellis is the author of Less Than Zero, The Rules of Attraction, American Psycho, The Informers, Glamorama, and Lunar Park. His work has been translated into thirty languages. He lives in Los Angeles.






  • "Hilarious, horrific, sad. a mad genius." @breteastonellis 's initial reaction 2 @avary 's adaptation of #Glamorama 'specks' shoot in spring

    @TheEllenShow army surplus store 2 mins from @towsonU campus has only 2 clear mens rain coats left in stock

    Paul Allen isn't the only one we saw in london last week @breteastonellis

This is the most Chandleresque of Bret’s books, and the most deeply steeped in L.A. noir.

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This is certain: This novel was ahead of its time.

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An American masterpiece

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A seminal book

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