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User Review  - lauriebrown54 - LibraryThing

This is a book I picked up because it is considered a classic of modern literature, and I felt I should be acquainted with such. I ended up not being able to put it down. There is not a lot of plot ... Read full review

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User Review  - REINADECOPIAYPEGA - LibraryThing

I saw the film first and it was enjoyable, sort of reminded me of being a school kid in the 70s and there was always a 4 o'clock movie on, and the film version of this novel was very much like that ... Read full review

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User Review  - MaowangVater - LibraryThing

To his friends, John Singer is the perfect confidant, the one person who really understands them; he’s the best listener they’ve ever known. He’s also deaf, and by his own choice, mute. A skilled lip ... Read full review

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User Review  - m.belljackson - LibraryThing

With a promising opening: "In the town there were two mutes and they were always together," the book evolves into an unremitting sense of dread for each character. Mick Kelly falls off roof - or worse ... Read full review

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User Review  - rmckeown - LibraryThing

I dimly remember reading Carson McCullers The Heart is a Lonely Hunter around the time we were reading To Kill a Mockingbird. At the least, my current reading of McCullers reminds me of Harper Lee’s ... Read full review

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User Review  - Romonko - LibraryThing

I heard so many good things about thie book that I couldn't wait to read it. I have to admit that I struggled mightily trying to get through it. I'm so sorry to those of you who absolutely loved it ... Read full review

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User Review  - jody12 - LibraryThing

Last month’s book, The Heart is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers produced a mixed bag of opinions. We went from ‘absolutely wonderful’ to ‘rather indifferent’. These comments were directed mostly ... Read full review

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User Review  - jack2410 - LibraryThing

We are drawn into the lives of certain individuals and in to life in general and the condition of folks in a southern mill town of the 1940’s We witness deep and strong love, Oppression and prejudice ... Read full review

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