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The Heart is a Lonely Hunter

The Heart is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers At its center is the deaf-mute John Singer, who becomes the confidant for 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 … Read More The Heart is a Lonely Hunter