Shot in the Heart Mikal Gilmore, brother of Gary (who became an American celebrity when he was executed in 1977), tells the story of his brother and his troubled… Shot in the Heart Mikal Gilmore, brother of Gary (who became an American celebrity when he was executed in 1977), tells the story of his brother and his troubled… Memoir Nonfiction True Crime
Book Review

Book Review: 'Shot in the Heart'

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Mikal Gilmore, brother of Gary (who became an American celebrity when he was executed in 1977), tells the story of his brother and his troubled family in the lean prose of a first-rate detective novel. A

Originally posted Sep 08, 1995 Published in issue #291 Sep 08, 1995 Order article reprints