Tender Is the Flesh

Book • 2020 • Horror  

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This book contains 63 potentially triggering events.
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Does the dog die?
145 supporters
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Zuzu
Explicit torture of puppies.
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Unanswered Triggers
Is an animal sad?
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AJP1123
Not for spectacle, no.
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Are rabbits harmed?
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Are there transphobic slurs?
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Is there deadnaming or birthnaming?
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shame
several times in the book there’s pretty vivid scenes of people spoiling themselves, pretty much just that though
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Are there anti-abortion themes?
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Abandonment
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HankT
No, but the book has heavy themes of child loss. specially grieving an infant
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3
shame
there is mention of people abandoning their pets when it first starts
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Abuse
Is someone stalked?
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Is there domestic violence?
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Is someone gaslighted?
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Is a child abused?
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3
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Zuzu
Explicit discussion of sexual assaults trafficking and murder of a teenager.
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Addiction
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Is there addiction?
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Does someone abuse alcohol?
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Animal
Were animals harmed in the making?
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Does a horse die?
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shame
no specific scene, but all animals die
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Does an animal die?
(besides a dog, cat or horse)
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Are animals abused?
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Is there a dead animal?
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Does a cat die?
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Does a pet die?
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shame
main character’s two dogs
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Does a dragon die?
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Are there spiders?
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Are there snakes?
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Are there bugs?
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5
Assault
Is someone drugged?
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Is there pedophilia?
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1
Is someone held under water?
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Is rape mentioned?
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birdsRfake
C5
Part 2 chapter 5, discussion of trafficking and the violent assault of a 14 year old girl.
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Is someone restrained?
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Yes
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grubb
multiple counts of people who are unable to consent being r---ed
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Beez
that just is the equivalent of onscreen in a book
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Bodily Harm
Is there shaving/cutting?
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Does someone struggle to breathe?
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Is there cannibalism?
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Is someone burned alive?
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2
Is someone buried alive?
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Is there body horror?
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Is there amputation?
10 supporters
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Zuzu
Very explicit & disturbing, not just in a way you would expect from the subject matter.
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LexMal
Not squashed but heads are hit with clubs multiple times.
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Is there a hanging?
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Are any teeth damaged?
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Does someone become unconscious?
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Does someone break a bone?
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4
Does someone have a seizure?
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Is there genital trauma/mutilation?
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Is there finger/toe mutilation?
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Is someone tortured?
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12
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Does someone fall to their death?
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Is there eye mutilation?
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Is there excessive gore?
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Children
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shame
no, but one dies (no scene or anything it’s just mentioned)
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Does a kid die?
24 supporters
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grubb
SIDS
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Yes
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shame
s/a of a minor (chapter 5, part 2)
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Death
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1
HankT
a group of puppies are killed brutally. theres also alot of mentions of killing animals (both farm animals and pets)
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Does someone die?
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Disability
Is the r-slur used?
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Family
Is someone kidnapped?
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2
Does a parent die?
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Does someone cheat?
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shame
main character cheats on his wife with 2 women
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birdsRfake
Not exactly a toy but there is a part where the MC burns a crib/cot that belonged to his late son
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HankT
spoilers (both minor and major)
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the main character is grieving his son who died as an infant and later in the book his father passes away
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Fear
Are there jumpscares?
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Is someone possessed?
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Are there ghosts?
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Are there clowns?
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Is there a shower scene?
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3
Are there mannequins?
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Gross
Does someone wet/soil themselves?
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Does someone vomit?
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Is someone eaten?
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EnragedTiefling
The core horror of the novel is the normalization and industrialization of cannibalism.
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Does someone spit?
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Is there audio gore?
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Large-scale Violence
Are there 9/11 depictions?
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5
Law Enforcement
Is there copaganda?
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5
Medical
Is electro-therapy used?
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Are needles/syringes used?
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3
Is there a mental institution scene?
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Is there a hospital scene?
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4
Does someone have cancer?
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6
Mental Health
Does someone suffer from PTSD?
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Does someone self harm?
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4
Is a mentally ill person violent?
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3
Is there D.I.D. misrepresentation?
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3
Yes
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Is there misophonia?
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5
Is there body dysmorphia?
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5
Yes
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5
Are there anxiety attacks?
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3
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4
Is there a claustrophobic scene?
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5
Does someone have an eating disorder?
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4
Is there autism specific abuse?
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Yes
9
No
1
Noxious
Does a baby cry?
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Is there shakey cam?
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7
Is there obscene language/gestures?
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3
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Are there flashing lights or images?
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7
Paranoia
Is someone watched without knowing?
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Pregnancy
Is a baby stillborn?
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Is there childbirth?
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Are there abortions?
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Are there babies or unborn children?
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Does someone miscarry?
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Yes
8
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1
Does a pregnant person die?
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Prejudice
Are there fat jokes?
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4
Does the black guy die first?
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2
birdsRfake
C5
f@g is said in pt 2 ch 5
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Are there "Man in a dress" jokes?
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Is there hate speech?
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shame
yep, a homophobic slur if that counts
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Does an LGBT person die?
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3
Zuzu
People are denied their humanity and there is a lot of talk of lack of intelligence that can be triggering in this context.
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Are there n-words?
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Relationships
Is there a large age gap?
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Sex
Is there sexual content?
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Is someone sexually objectified?
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Are there nude scenes?
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Is there bestiality?
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KaraBelcher
In the context, kind of. Some humans are treated as animals so I feel like it *almost counts as bestiality.
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Are there incestuous relationships?
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Sickness
Yes
5
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1
shame
main character’s father has it
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Social
Yes
4
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1
1
Lmss
No but their are people who live in the “wild”
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Are there fat suits?
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Spoiler
Is Santa (et al) spoiled?
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Does it have a sad ending?
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Vehicular
Does a car crash?
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7
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Does a car honk or tires screech?
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3
Does a plane crash?
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7
Is someone hit by a car?
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5
Violence
Is there a nuclear explosion?
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Is there blood/gore?
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Does someone drown?
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7
Is there gun violence?
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