The renowned comedian and presenter Alexei Sayle proves himself to be a formidable literary talent in this wonderful collection of sleek, dark, and witty short stories.
Alexei Sayle is a comedian, actor, presenter and writer. His television work as a writer and performer includes The Young Ones, Alexei Sayle's Stuff, and The All New Alexei Sayle Show. He has written regularly for the Observer, Indepedent, Time Out, Car Magazine and Esquire and he has appeared in numerous films, from Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade to Gorky Park and Swing
'Brilliant tragedy and brilliant comedy in one stunning sentence!It reminded me most of nothing I'd ever read before.' -- Douglas Adams 'A cracking read!dense with smart ideas, sour observations and loony rants' -- Independent on Sunday 'Arch, desiccated and menacing!brilliant' -- The Times 'Barcelona Plates will put a smile on your face and a chill down your spine.' -- Time Out