Possibly the funniest
writer of all time. (With P.J. O'Rourke
running a strong second.) I have embarrass
ed myself in bookshop
s laughing myself sick just at the list of chapter
titles, and had to put the book back. "The Clit-Lick Hilton
" sticks in memory.
Married to stylish lawyer Geoffrey Robertson, him of the hypotheticals, and they have two children. She has a website at www.kathylette.com. Two quotes from that convey a bit of her style:
Kathy Lette divides her time between being a full time writer, demented mother (now there's a tautology) and trying to find a shopping trolley that doesn't have a clubbed wheel.
Kathy says that the best things about being a writer are that you can work in your jammies all day; have affairs and call it research; drink heavily on the job and squander whole afternoons xeroxing your labia.