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Sebastian Michael was born in Manchester, UK, into a Swiss family who flew him to Basel in a red wicker basket, when he was just six weeks old.

He grew up in Basel, where his first two plays, Sentimental Breakdown... and Dialog were performed while he was still at school and university. At the age of 21, Sebastian moved back to England, making his favourite city in the world, London, his home.

Sebastian has written several stage plays, among them The Power of Love, Love Hurts and Time After Time, which together now form the Love Trilogy and each of which individually reached the shortlist, long list and final ten respectively of the Verity Bargate Award in separate years. His play Elder Latimer is in Love was staged to critical acclaim at Ar
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I arrive back in Paris, and see it “properly” now “for the first time.” These mark the “last few days of a fantastic holiday,” and “those few days were wonderful.”


I feel that glow now, it expands beneath my ribs and makes my breath seem warmer. “I think my favourite building in the world for its originality is the Centre Pompidou,” I tell myself on The Tape, and for a long time, I remember, th...

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I've read this book many, many times, not least because I wrote it.

So I can't review it, nor can I in that sense 'recommend' it. I certainly can't 'rate' it. I can only commend it to you.

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