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The second of four brothers, Manni grew up in Yorkshire and Berkshire. He studied Latin American history and culture at Edinburgh University and then travelled in South America before finally settling in Andalucia, Spain. Manni now lives between Dorset and a tiny Spanish town called Archidona and works as a private guide in Spain and around the world. brother.do.you.love.me., Manni’s first book, is published by Little Toller Books. Illustrated by his brother Reuben who has Down’s Syndrome, the book has an extraordinary emotional pull as it tells of the two brothers’ journey to help Reuben recover from the trauma of lockdown.