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This is by far one of the best books I've read in recent years. I was totally immersed in each character, feeling both empathy and surprise. The plot, setting and characters are so vivid that it was almost like watching from one of the front verandas.

Review: The Heart is a Lonely Hunter

User Review  - Traveller - Goodreads

*10 out of 5 lonely, burning stars, light years apart, yet winking together in a shared cosmos. THIS IS NOT A LOVE-STORY! Not in the romantic sense, in any case. Somehow the title had always made me ... Read full review

Review: The Heart is a Lonely Hunter

User Review  - Bryn Greenwood - Goodreads

This is one those books that I never want to read again. It's a beautiful book, full of wonderful details, but it is a shitty story. Not because McCullers was a lousy storyteller, but because the ... Read full review

Review: The Heart is a Lonely Hunter

User Review  - Will - Goodreads

Considered a Southern Gothic classic, McCullers addresses the struggles of poverty and race in a 1930's mill town, focusing on several characters and explored by way of short episodes. A great deal of ... Read full review

Review: The Heart is a Lonely Hunter

User Review  - Althea J. - Goodreads

Reflecting on this book, I am appreciating it more than I did as I was reading it. The emotionality of the book isn't a reaction elicited from drama or story but built through the development of the ... Read full review

Review: The Heart is a Lonely Hunter

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*10 out of 5 lonely, burning stars, light years apart, yet winking together in a shared cosmos. THIS IS NOT A LOVE-STORY! Not in the romantic sense, in any case. Somehow the title had always made me ... Read full review

Review: The Heart is a Lonely Hunter

User Review  - Karin - Goodreads

Carson McCullers doesn't need to journey down the Congo River to find her heart of darkness. It's right here in the “strangled South, the wasted South, the slavish South” where loneliness and poverty ... Read full review

Review: The Heart is a Lonely Hunter

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Reflecting on this book, I am appreciating it more than I did as I was reading it. The emotionality of the book isn't a reaction elicited from drama or story but built through the development of the ... Read full review

Review: The Heart is a Lonely Hunter

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Deep and heartbreaking! I plan to re0read this one too, right now reading a collection of hers called a Mortgaged Heart on my Kindle and it has raised my interest in her work again. Read full review

Review: The Heart is a Lonely Hunter

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I cannot express the right words to tell you how much this book moved me. I recommend it to anyone Read full review


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