Iodine: A Novel
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Date: August 2008
Duration: 8 hours 35 minutes
Brilliant,unconventional college senior Trace Pennington has eked out an impoverished,solitary, but highly functional existence in the years since she ran away fromher abusive home. But when Trace finds love with a much older man, her life isupended and she is forced to face herself and her past. After recovering ahorrific, long-suppressed memory, she discovers that much of her present-daylife is a carefully constructed delusion. With equal parts genius andpsychosis, Trace copes with the fallout from a brutal, bizarre childhood in aheart-stopping story that explores both the terror and wonder of mentalillness.