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THE HEART IS A LONELY HUNTER

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

A strange and powerful book, standing quite apart from anything I can recall. The scene is a small Southern mill town; the central figure is a mute, a quiet, tolerant man to whom four people turn to ... Read full review

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great book; very intriguing. An interesting, in depth view into relationships and the human mind.

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User Review  - Alex - Goodreads

Carson McCullers' unsentimental novel about social misfits in the Deep South was ground-breaking and controversial upon its publication in 1940. Yet, decades later, its political commentary ... Read full review

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User Review  - Melissa Chadburn - Goodreads

I learned something today. Southern Gothic. I read Carson McCullers' The Heart is a Lonely Hunter and am delighted by it. I'm even more delighted by the writer herself. Her extraordinary face. She ... Read full review

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User Review  - Angus - Goodreads

Disclaimer: This is not a review. This may have spoilers. Read at your own risk. Visit original post at Book Rhapsody. *** Intro I gravitate toward some book titles. Such titles are often the ones ... Read full review

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User Review  - Faith - Goodreads

This is a book about beauty, passion, a longing for the thing that a true artist or lover of the arts, especially music, craves and feels - the fire that burns within. A book that dares to take one ... Read full review

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User Review  - Twiggy - Goodreads

Fireflies, front sitting porches, summer evenings, the Café “Community Center” – it's all part and parcel of the American South, on the eve of the Second World War, along with polio, typhoid, pellagra ... Read full review

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User Review  - Amber - Goodreads

I've been meaning to read this book ever since I saw the movie, "A Love Song for Bobby Long" wherein it plays a critical role. I now have a better understanding of the loneliness of the characters and ... Read full review

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User Review  - Applegarth Books - Goodreads

Although this book would most likely never be classified as a typical mystery/suspense book, I think that it has both mysterious and suspenseful elements in it. Well, at least for me it did! While ... Read full review

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