The Heart is a Lonely Hunter / by Carson McCullers.
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- ISBN: 0618084746
- Physical Description: 359 pages ; 21 cm
- Edition: 1st Mariner Books ed.
- Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2000.
"A Mariner book."
At its center is the deaf-mute John Singer, who becomes the confidant for all various types of misfits in a Georgia mill town during the 1930s. Each one yearns for escape from small town life. When Singer's mute companion goes insane, Singer moves into the Kelly house, where Mick Kelly, the book's heroine (and loosely based on McCullers), finds solace in her music. Wonderfully attune to the spiritual isolation that underlies the human condition, and with a deft sense for racial tensions in the South, McCullers spins a haunting, unforgettable story that gives voice to the rejected, the forgotten, and the mistreated -- and, through Mick Kelly, gives voice to the quiet, intensely personal search for beauty.
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