5/5 Wilkie's first child with Martha Rudd is born and Caroline returns to Gloucester Place.
5/5 Emma Jung trains as an analyst and begins to find fulfilment on her own terms.
4/5 After Collins finds success with The Woman in White, another woman enters his life.
4/5 Emma gives Carl an ultimatum - and threatens a scandalous divorce.
3/5 Wilkie meets Caroline Graves in unusual circumstances.
3/5 As Carl's fame grows, Emma begins to struggle.
2/5 Following the death of his beloved father William, Wilkie embarks on a memoir.
2/5 After her marriage to Carl, Emma Jung moves into the asylum.
1/5 Peter Ackroyd charts Wilkie Collins's life from childhood.
1/5 Carl meets Emma and breaks down her resistance to marriage - a seduction by intellect.