The Unremarkable Heart
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Date: March 2013
Duration: 4 hours 15 minutes
In this darkly provocative short story, Karin Slaughter delves with harrowing, insightful precision into love, death, and the secrets we keep. Five and a half months ago, high school principal June Connor was dealt a shocking blow-an imminent death sentence due to lung cancer. Now it is her final day, and as she ruminates on the path her life has taken-her marriage to ex-convict Richard, the death of her daughter Grace-June discovers that fate has one final twist in store for her. Winner of the 2013 Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Short Story. A 2013 Anthony Award Nominee for Best Short Story. A 2013 Macavity Award Nominee for Best Mystery Short Story.