Ajay Close is a novelist and dramatist. Her first novel, Official and Doubtful, was longlisted for the Orange Prize. Her latest novel, Trust, will be published by Blackfriars in February 2014.
Ajay's first career was in journalism, where she won many awards. She has written for Scotland on Sunday, the Scotsman, the Sunday Herald, the Herald, the Scottish Review of Books, the Sunday Times, the Independent, the New Statesman, and other publications.