A Year In The Merde

Talk to the Snail: Ten Commandments for Understanding the French

Author: Stephen Clarke

Paul West, a young Englishman, arrives in Paris to start a new job – and finds out what the French are really like. They do eat a lot of cheese, some of which smells like pigs’ droppings. They don’t wash their armpits with garlic soap. Going on strike really is the second national participation sport after pétanque. And, yes, they do use suppositories.In his first novel, S….Read More

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