What We Did in the Dark

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I made what may be called a rash and foolish marriage to a man I scarcely knew.

1904: Cathie longs for adventure. A whirlwind romance with soldier and artist Herbert Jackson offers this and more...

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A fictionalised account of Catherine Carswell’s first marriage, What We Did in the Dark is a compelling portrait of a trailblazing Scottish writer, and a story that will resonate with women...

Advance Praise

‘Ajay Close is a terrific writer… Close displays real skill and insight in making something both moving and compelling out of such challenging material. Highly recommended.’ -Carol Birch