Merde Happens

Paperback | November 6, 2007

byStephen Clarke

not yet rated|write a review
Englishman Paul West is in deep financial merde.

His only way out of debt is to accept a decidedly dodgy job touring America in a Mini, while pretending to be typically British.

Also in the car is Paul’s French girlfriend, Alexa, and his American poet friend, Jake, whose main aim in life is to sleep with a woman from every country in the world. Preferably in the back of Paul’s Mini.

But as the little car battles from New York to Miami, and then heads west, leg-room turns out to be the least of Paul’s troubles. His work is being sabotaged, his tour plans are in tatters and his love life becomes a Franco-American war zone.

And as Paul knows better than anyone, when you mix love and war—merde happens…

Pricing and Purchase Info

$19.04 online
$21.00 list price (save 9%)
In stock online
Ships free on orders over $25
Prices may vary. why?
Please call ahead to confirm inventory.

From the Publisher

Englishman Paul West is in deep financial merde. His only way out of debt is to accept a decidedly dodgy job touring America in a Mini, while pretending to be typically British. Also in the car is Paul’s French girlfriend, Alexa, and his American poet friend, Jake, whose main aim in life is to sleep with a woman from every country in...

His first novel, A Year in the Merde, originally became a word-of-mouth hit in Paris in 2004. Since then it has been published all over the world, and earned Stephen a nomination for the British Book Award for Best Newcomer. The follow-up, Merde Actually, went to number one in the Bookseller chart. In 2006, he published his guide to un...

other books by Stephen Clarke

A Year In The Merde
A Year In The Merde

Paperback|May 31 2006

$20.59 online$20.95list price
God save la France
God save la France

Paperback|Aug 7 2006

$12.95

see all books by Stephen Clarke
Format:PaperbackDimensions:384 pages, 8.24 × 5.56 × 0.79 inPublished:November 6, 2007Publisher:Penguin CanadaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0143056093

ISBN - 13:9780143056096

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of Merde Happens