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the next chapter

In recent years, Michele Roberts has once again become close to her mother. She has, in a sense, regained her lost paradise and now lives in France for part of the year.

"I'd say that now I've found her again, I've let myself live in France half the year, I've let myself talk French, make more French friends, the moment has changed, it's now about closeness to my mother, and I'm exploring love in a different way, I think. It's a sort of inner experience, an experience of the psyche."
Michele Roberts

Many of her most recent novels have been set in France (Daughters of the House (1992); The Looking Glass (2000))

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