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Merde happens

Author: Stephen Clarke
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury USA, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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In this the third installment of Paul West's hilarious mis-adventures in merde, Paul finds himself in financial trouble. After failing to translate the menu of his English-style tearoom into proper French, the Ministry of Culture levies him with a substantial fine, which he must pay within 6 weeks or risk losing his business. So, he sets off to America, with his French girlfriend in tow, to take part in an  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Humorous fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Clarke
ISBN: 9781596915275 1596915277
OCLC Number: 190843518
Notes: Originally published: United Kingdom : Bantam Press, 2007.
Description: 369 p. : map ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Stephen Clarke.
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In this the third installment of Paul West's hilarious mis-adventures in merde, Paul finds himself in financial trouble. After failing to translate the menu of his English-style tearoom into proper French, the Ministry of Culture levies him with a substantial fine, which he must pay within 6 weeks or risk losing his business. So, he sets off to America, with his French girlfriend in tow, to take part in an international competition to promote Britain as a tourism destination. But as the not-so-dynamic duo stumble toward Los Angeles, via Boston, Miami, New Orleans, and Las Vegas, Paul's well-oiled plans for success, of course, turn to merde.

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