Jerome Klapka Jerome, an English writer who is mostly known for as the author of the novel 'Three Men In A Boat' and 'The Idle Thoughts Of An Idle Fellow'. Before he became a writer Jerome K. Jerome worked as a journalist, teacher and actor. His first stories were rejected but that didn't stop him. Jerome's stories are full of sardonic humour and often based on his own experience anf feelings. His works were made into a number of films. No matter if you watched any of them or not you will get an outmost pleasure reading Jerom's stories.