Join Listal here 
Existing members 
Login here 
Join Listal to create lists, share images, get recommendations and much more

The Heart is a Lonely Hunter

The Heart is a Lonely Hunter
6.4 Rating
(5 ratings)

Your Rating:



Buy at Amazon

Written by


Lists

25 votes
TIME's 100 Greatest Novels: 1923 -- Present (100 items)
list by JxSxPx
Published 5 years, 5 months ago 1 comment
5 votes
Read in 2010 (40 items)
list by isa ♥ nusch
Published 4 years, 3 months ago
3 votes
The 100 best 20th century novels in English (101 items)
list by pavements
Published 4 years, 12 months ago
3 votes
MLA's 100 Best Novels (100 items)
list by JxSxPx
Published 5 years, 2 months ago
Oprah's Book Club from '96-'09 (67 items)
list by Hippie Chic
Published 4 years, 5 months ago

Website: Amazon
Manufacturer: Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group
Release date: 31 December 1983
ISBN-10 : 0553269631 | ISBN-13: 9780553269635
Join Listal to add your own lists, reviews, tags, pictures and videos to this book

Update feed

Raquel Conti rated this 8/10 1 week, 1 day ago
mika_ added this to owned list 6 months, 2 weeks ago
tiina added this to owned list 1 year ago
spiegel rated this 7/10 1 year ago
pavements added this to a list 1 year, 11 months ago
isa ♥ nusch added this to a list 3 years, 8 months ago
Read in 2010 (40 books items)
Hippie Chic added this to a list 4 years, 5 months ago
JxSxPx added this to a list 5 years, 2 months ago
MLA's 100 Best Novels (100 books items)
JxSxPx added this to a list 5 years, 5 months ago
TIME's 100 Greatest Novels: 1923 -- Present (100 books items)

""When Carson McCullers was a teenager, she came to New York City to study piano at Juilliard. She never matriculated; she lost the purse with her tuition money in it. Such small, unredressed tragedies as these are at the silent, solitary heart of McCullers' first novel, which centers on a deaf-mute and a teenage tomboy living in a small Georgia town in the 1930s. McCullers' characters reach out to one another for sympathy and understanding, but not all of them can complete the connection, and th"