View Full Version : Agatha as Mary Westmacott

04-17-2007, 01:51 PM
Has anyone read Christie's works under the pseudonym Westmacott? They aren't mysteries but rather are angsty heartwrenching novels that are semi-autobiographical in that they express how she felt about certain aspects in her life.

04-17-2007, 02:32 PM
I have a copy of the first volume of the collected works of Agatha christie as Mary Westmacott I dont think Ive finished any of the stories in it properly but as I rember they were all incredibly depressing... like the husband who realises that he doesnt love his wife and never will but he has to keep it a secret from her or was it the other way round? :confused:... I might dig those out tonight when I get home.

04-17-2007, 09:25 PM
It IS depressing because she wrote that one around the time her husband started falling out of love with her and into love with someone else...while they were still married.