Queen of Hearts by Kelly McClymer
Approx. 5,450 words.
Published on October 3, 2011.
Joachaela lives in a world where women care for the hearts of their family, literally. She has kept the secrets of her Heart Room safe within herself for many years. But her daughter's wedding brings the risk of exposing those secrets, if Joachaela cannot find a way to display her husband's strong, beating heart and reassure the kingdom that all is well.