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The heart is a lonely hunter [GRPL Book Club] / Carson McCullers.

The heart is a lonely hunter [GRPL Book Club]

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  • ISBN: 9780618526413 (pbk.) :
  • Edition: 1st Mariner Books ed.
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2000, c1967.

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General Note: If you would like to request available book club copies, please call 988-5400.
"A Mariner Book."
Summary, etc.: John Singer and Spiros Antonapoulous are deaf-mutes who have lived together for several years. Antonapoulous becomes mentally ill, misbehaves, and despite attempts at intervention from Singer, is eventually put into an insane asylum away from town. Now alone, Singer moves into a new room in the home of Mick Kelly, a tomboyish girl who loves music and dreams of buying a piano.
Subject: Teenage girls ‡ > Fiction.
Deaf > Southern States > Fiction.
Suicide victims > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Southern States > Race relations > Fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
Southern States > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Psychological fiction.
Bildungsromans.

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