Why Steve Was Late: 101 Exceptional Excuses for Terrible Timekeeping

Author(s): Henry Paker


Why Steve Was Late is a book of hilarious (and even - occasionally - plausible!) reasons for tardiness, handily dreamed up by someone else. Here are 101 real corkers for you to enjoy. And maybe even borrow...* Overcome by the urge to alphabetise my pets * Forgot how trousers work * Became temporarily feral * Got stuck in a romantic montage

Product Information

A laugh-out-loud funny book of excuses for terrible timekeeping.

I love Steve. He's hilarious. -- Michael McIntyre This book should be in itself yet another reason to be late. Brilliant. Stock up on excuses here. -- Al Murray, The Pub Landlord This book is great. Can't say any more. Late for work. -- Jo Brand

Dave Skinner is a comedy writer, actor and comedian who has worked with, among others, Steve Coogan, Rob Brydon, Armando Iannucci, Reeves & Mortimer and Johnny Vegas. Henry Paker is a stand-up comedian and cartoonist whose illustrations have appeared in the Spectator, the Observer and Prospect. He has also written for Mock The Week and 8 Out of 10 Cats.

General Fields

  • : 9781782391852
  • : Atlantic Books
  • : Atlantic Books
  • : August 2013
  • : 164mm X 210mm
  • : November 2013
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Main
  • : 112
  • : chiefly Illustrationsstrations
  • : Henry Paker
  • : Paperback