The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers

Written in Charlotte, North Carolina in a house on East Blvd, it is about a deaf man named John Singer and the people he encounters in a 1930s mill town in the U.S. state of Georgia.

The 256th greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 11th on El Pais Favorite Books of 100 Spanish Authors (El Pais)
  2. - 11th on The Best Southern Novels of All Time (Oxford American)
  3. - 17th on The Modern Library | 100 Best Novels (Modern Library)
  4. - 35th on Harvard Book Store Staff's Favorite 100 Books (Harvard Book Store)
  5. - 90th on Entertainment Weekly's Top 100 Novels (Entertainment Weekly)
  6. - 100 Life-Changing Books (National Book Award)
  7. - The 100 Greatest American Novels, 1893 – 1993 (Jeff O'Neal at Bookriot.com)
  8. - TIME Magazine All Time 100 Novels (TIME Magazine)

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter/ The Member of the Wedding Hardcover 3070685 $475.50 $120.74 2011
The Heart is a Lonely Hunter - Acting Edition Paperback 2595114 $23.61 $39.55 2011
Complete Novels: The Heart is a Lonely Hunter/Reflections in a Golden Eye/The Ballad of the Sad Cafe/The Member of the Wedding/The Clock Without Hands (Library of America) Hardcover 57939 $13.00 $10.11 2001
The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter Paperback 29082 $3.79 $0.90 2004
The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter (Oprah's Book Club) Library Binding 821589 $25.80 $4.99 2001
The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter Kindle Edition 14350 $9.39 2010
The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter (Modern Library) Hardcover 56515 $7.88 $0.01 1993
The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter Audio CD 635954 $18.59 $10.29 2004
The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter Paperback 869418 $1.13 $0.01 2004
The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter (French Edition) Mass Market Paperback 1209893 $6.79 $1.11 2006
Heart Is a Lonely Hunter Mass Market Paperback 1774485 $25.00 $0.01 1983
The Heart is a Lonely Hunter (Signet Classical Books) Paperback 8920330 $3.96
The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter Paperback 1199335 $1.55 $0.01 1983
The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter Paperback 1298509 $6.67 $0.01 2000
Heart Is a Lonely Hunter (Modern Classics) Paperback 9918001 $1.81 1986
Heart Is a Lonely Hunter Paperback 1918663 $7.06 2004