Average bloke goes mad and kills someone, and the whole novel is based on his efforts to try and get rid of the body. It's black (BLACK!) humour at it's best You're welcome to borrow it, if you want to.
I have two of his CDs as well...when was lead singer of The Higsons. Good 80's British stuff! (Gervaise isn't the only one who was slim and cute and pop-starry once! )