The Weight of Silence
Publisher: Recorded Books
Date: October 2009
Duration: 10 hours 45 minutes
As Heather Gudenkauf ’s spellbinding debut novel unfolds, the disappearance of two seven-year-old girls dredges up unsettling suspicions and painful secrets in a small Iowa town. Dragged into the dark woods, Calli wants to scream. But she can’t. She hasn’t spoken since being traumatized as a toddler. Soon, her best friend Petra—
Calli’s voice for the last three years—is lured into the same woods.