“Anyone who’s ever encountered a snooty Parisian waiter or found themselves driving on the Boulevard Peripherique during August will enjoy this book.” (Daily Mail )
“Relentlessly and energetically rude about almost every aspect of French history and culture.” (Mail on Sunday )
“Tremendously entertaining ... will surely shift more copies than all of this years bookish Gallic chronicles combined.” (Sunday Times )
Stephen Clarke lives in Paris, where he divides his time between writing and not writing. His first novel, A Year in the Merde, was a runaway bestseller in 2004. He has published three more bestselling Merde novels since then.
Typically British humour- irreverent but sneakily insightful. A thorough account of 1000 years of the eternal Anglo-French love hate relationshipPublished 12 months ago by Seinstein