Sweet Dreams

Sweet Dreams
Genre : Fiction
Published : 1 Aug 1973 - Faber & Faber
Heaven, reported St John in Revelation, was a cubical city 12,000 furlongs high made of ‘pure gold, like unto clear glass’. That was 1,900 years ago, and heaven today has changed out of all recognition, as Howard Baker is about to discover when he crosses the Highgate Road against a red light…


Lucidly intelligent, delightful, stylish, extremely funny... I recommend it wholeheartedly

New York Times

May go down in history as one of England's special contributions to the twentieth century

Times Literary Supplement

SWEET DREAMS is a small masterpiece, beautifully written, funny, perceptive, and the most comprehensive satire that Michael Frayn has so far perpetrated.

Christopher Hudson