The Heart Broke In

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: James Meek

Narrated By: John Lee

Publisher: Canongate Books Ltd.

Date: August 2012

Duration: 14 hours 26 minutes


Would you betray your lover to give them what they wanted? Bec Shepherd is a malaria researcher struggling to lead a good life. Ritchie, her reprobate brother, is a rock star turned TV producer. When Bec refuses an offer of marriage from a powerful newspaper editor and Ritchie's indiscretions catch up with him, brother and sister are forced to choose between loyalty and betrayal. The Heart Broke In is an old-fashioned story of modern times, a rich, ambitious family drama of love, death and money in the era of gene therapy and internet blackmail.