WorldCat Linked Data Explorer

http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/346771

The Heart is a Lonely Hunter (Oprah book)

Typescript, undated.

Open All Close All

http://schema.org/about

http://schema.org/alternateName

  • "Kokoro wa kodoku na kariudo"
  • "Great Gatsby"
  • "Heart is a lonely hunter"
  • "Heart is a lonely hunter"@he
  • "Widaehan Gaech'ŭbi"

http://schema.org/contributor

http://schema.org/description

  • "Typescript, undated."@en
  • "The scene is a small Southern mill town; the central figure is a mute, a quiet, tolerant man to whom four people turn to express their individual hopes and beliefs. His very silence endows him in their eyes with a godlike quality; his human fallibilities are shut within his silence. There is a Negro doctor, struggling for the elevation of his race; there is an agitator, trying to show the world the injustices of the capitalistic system; there is an appealing girl of twelve, whose gift for music is frustrated by poverty and ignorance."
  • "With the publication of her first novel, THE HEART IS A LONELY HUNTER, Carson McCullers, all of twenty-three, became a literary sensation. With its profound sense of moral isolation and its compassionate glimpses into its characters' inner lives, the novel is considered McCullers' finest work, an enduring masterpiece first published by Houghton Mifflin in 1940. 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 on McCullers), finds solace in her music. Wonderfully attuned 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. Richard Wright praised Carson McCullers for her ability "to rise above the pressures of her environment and embrace white and black humanity in one sweep of apprehension and tenderness." She writes "with a sweep and certainty that are overwhelming," said the NEW YORK TIMES. McCullers became an overnight literary sensation, but her novel has endured, just as timely and powerful today as when it was first published. THE HEART IS A LONELY HUNTER is Carson McCullers at her most compassionate, endearing best."@en
  • "Mick Kelly, an adolescent girl, forms a kinship with John Singer, a deaf-mute. Provides a haunting look into the abyss encountered by human beings in their attempts at love."@en
  • "Rondom een doofstomme zilversmid in een van de zuidelijke staten van Amerika groeperen zich verschillende geestelijk eenzame mensen die hem beschouwen als de enige die hen begrijpt en hun vertrouwen ten volle waard is."
  • "At the novel's 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."@en
  • "Oprah book club."@en
  • "Story centers around a deaf-mute in a southern town, who, because of his affliction, must "listen" and so receives the confidences of many."@en
  • "As they each attempt to overcome their loneliness, an adolescent girl, a boisterous reformer, and a Negro patriarch all look to Singer, a deaf mute, for some answer to what they want from life."
  • "Set in the American South, this is the story of a group of people who have little in common. A young girl, a drunk and a black doctor are drawn to a gentle, sympathetic deaf mute, John Singer, whose presence changes their lives."
  • "The setting is a small Southern town, the cosmos universal and eternal. The characters are the damned, the voiceless, the rejected. Some fight their loneliness with violence and depravity, some with sex or drink, and some -- like the strange young girl, Mick Kelly -- with a quiet, intensely personal search for beauty."
  • "Rondom een doofstomme zilversmid in een van de zuidelijke staten van Amerika groeperen zich verschillende geestelijk eenzame mensen die hem beschouwen als de enige die hen begrijpt en hun vertrouwen ten volle waardig is."
  • "Costco May 04."@en
  • "Story of 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."@en
  • "A new trade paperback edition of McCullers's classic, on the 60th anniversary of its first publication. With the publication of her first novel, THE HEART IS A LONELY HUNTER, Carson McCullers, all of twenty-three, became a literary sensation. With its profound sense of moral isolation and its compassionate glimpses into its characters' inner lives, the novel is considered McCullers' finest work, an enduring masterpiece first published by Houghton Mifflin in 1940. 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. Richard Wright praised Carson McCullers for her ability "to rise above the pressures of her environment and embrace white and black humanity in one sweep of apprehension and tenderness." She writes "with a sweep and certainty that are overwhelming," said the NEW YORK TIMES. McCullers became an overnight literary sensation, but her novel has endured, just as timely and powerful today as when it was first published. THE HEART IS A LONELY HUNTER is Carson McCullers at her most compassionate, endearing best."@en
  • "The town was in the middle of the deep South. The summers were long and the months of winter cold were very few. Nearly always the sky was a glassy, brilliant azure and the sun burned down riotously bright."@en
  • "With the publication of her first novel, The Heart is a Lonely Hunter, Carson McCullers, all of twenty-three, became a literary sensation. With its profound sense of moral isolation and its compassionate glimpses into its characters' inner lives, the novel is considered McCullers' finest work, an enduring masterpiece first published by Houghton Mifflin in 1940. 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 on McCullers), finds solace in her music. Wonderfully attuned 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. Richard Wright praised Carson McCullers for her ability "to rise above the pressures of her environment and embrace white and black humanity in one sweep of apprehension and tenderness." She writes "with a sweep and certainty that are overwhelming," said the New York Times. McCullers became an overnight literary sensation, but her novel has endured, just as timely and powerful today as when it was first published. The Heart is a Lonely Hunter is Carson McCullers at her most compassionate, endearing best."
  • "With the publication of her first novel, The Heart is a Lonely Hunter, Carson McCullers, all of twenty-three, became a literary sensation. With its profound sense of moral isolation and its compassionate glimpses into its characters' inner lives, the novel is considered McCullers' finest work, an enduring masterpiece first published by Houghton Mifflin in 1940. 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 on McCullers), finds solace in her music. Wonderfully attuned 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. Richard Wright praised Carson McCullers for her ability "to rise above the pressures of her environment and embrace white and black humanity in one sweep of apprehension and tenderness." She writes "with a sweep and certainty that are overwhelming," said the New York Times. McCullers became an overnight literary sensation, but her novel has endured, just as timely and powerful today as when it was first published. The Heart is a Lonely Hunter is Carson McCullers at her most compassionate, endearing best."@en
  • "A deaf mute who has lost his only friend to a hospital for the insane becomes the recipient of the confidences of several other town residents."
  • "A deaf mute who has lost his only friend to a hospital for the insane becomes the recipient of the confidences of several other town residents."@en
  • "A haunting tale about the lonely, mistreated and rejected people of the world."@en
  • ""Adapted from the novel by Carson McCullers, The Heart is a Lonely Hunter explores a universal longing for connection. At its center is John Singer, a lonely deaf man, who becomes the confidant to a constellation of disparate souls--an angry carnival worker, a crusading physician, the owner of a failing café and a fifteen-year-old girl in love with music--all seeking understanding and compassion from a man desperately in need of understanding himself. Each pours their heart out to Singer, and he in turn changes their disenchanted lives in ways they could never imagine."--Page 4 of cover."@en
  • "The classic originally published in 1940 about an adolescent girl trying to find herself and her love and taking under wing every dysfunctional human in her perimeter in the process."@en
  • "As they each attempt to overcome their loneliness, an adolescent girl, a boisterous reformer, and a Negro patriarch, all look to Singer, a deaf mute, for some answer to what they want from life."@en
  • "John Singer, who is deaf and mute, worries about his best friend, Antonapoulas, also mute. Soon Antonapoulas's strange behaviour lands him in a mental institution. Then Singer, who can read lips, becomes the confidante of several residents of the town - all of whom want answers to their problems. ."
  • "John Singer, a deaf-mute, moves to the Southern town where his friend, a brain-damaged man-child, is institutionalized. Once there, Singer's kindness attracts others who are broken in body or spirit."
  • "When she was only twenty-three, Carson McCullers's first novel created a literary sensation. She was very special, one of America's superlative writers who conjures up a vision of existence as terrible as it is real, who takes us on shattering voyages into the depths of the spiritual isolation that underlies the human condition. This novel is the work of a supreme artist, Carson McCullers's enduring masterpiece. The heroine is the strange young girl, Mick Kelly. The setting is a small Southern town, the cosmos universal and eternal. The characters are the damned, the voiceless, the rejected. Some fight their loneliness with violence and depravity, Some with sex or drink, and some -- like Mick -- with a quiet, intensely personal search for beauty."@en
  • "When she was only twenty-three, Carson McCullers's first novel created a literary sensation. She was very special, one of America's superlative writers who conjures up a vision of existence as terrible as it is real, who takes us on shattering voyages into the depths of the spiritual isolation that underlies the human condition. This novel is the work of a supreme artist, Carson McCullers's enduring masterpiece. The heroine is the strange young girl, Mick Kelly. The setting is a small Southern town, the cosmos universal and eternal. The characters are the damned, the voiceless, the rejected. Some fight their loneliness with violence and depravity, Some with sex or drink, and some -- like Mick -- with a quiet, intensely personal search for beauty."
  • "Literature Online includes the KnowledgeNotes student guides, a unique collection of critical introductions to major literary works. These high-quality, peer-reviewed academic resources are tailored to the needs of literature students and serve as a complement to the guidance provided by lecturers and seminar teachers."
  • "A quiet, sensitive girl searches for beauty in a small, but damned Southern town."
  • "A quiet, sensitive girl searches for beauty in a small, but damned Southern town."@en
  • "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 on McCullers), finds solace in her music."@en

http://schema.org/genre

  • "Genres littéraires"
  • "American fiction"
  • "Americké romány"
  • "Young adult works"@en
  • "Psychological fiction"@en
  • "Psychological fiction"
  • "Romány"
  • "Bildungsromane"
  • "Translations"@he
  • "Translations"
  • "Bildungsromans"@en
  • "Bildungsromans"
  • "Young adult literature"
  • "Love stories"@en
  • "Domestic fiction"
  • "Domestic fiction"@en
  • "General fiction"
  • "Fiction"
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Drama"@en
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Roman américain"
  • "Allegories"@en
  • "Scripts"@en
  • "Adaptations"@en
  • "Powieść amerykańska"

http://schema.org/name

  • "The heart is a lonely hunter Student guide"
  • "The Heart is a Lonely Hunter (Oprah book)"@en
  • "The heart is a lonely hunter : based on the novel by Carson McCullers"
  • "Srdce je osamelý lovec"
  • "The heart is a lonely Hunter"@en
  • "Srce je samoten lovec"
  • "Qhalb, shikarchi tanha"
  • "The Heart is a lonely hunter"@en
  • "The Heart is a lonely hunter"
  • "The heart is a Lonely Hunter"
  • "The heart is a Lonely Hunter"@en
  • "心は孤独な狩人"
  • "قلب، شکارچى تنها"
  • "Srdce je osamělý lovec"
  • "Maŭm ŭn oeroun sanyangkkun"@en
  • "Maŭm ŭn oeroun sanyangkkun"
  • "마음 은 외로운 사냥꾼"
  • "Maŭm ŭn oeroun sanyangkkun = The heart is a lonely hunter"
  • "Magányos vadász a szív : regény"
  • "The heart is a lonely hunter from KnowledgeNotes student guides"
  • "Serdt︠s︡e--odinokiĭ okhotnik"
  • "‏צייד בודד הוא הלב /‏"
  • "Qalb, shikārchī-i tanhā"
  • "Serdt︠s︡e--odinokiĭ okhotnik. The heart is a lonely hunter. Perevod s angliĭskogo"
  • "Maganyos vadasz a sziv"
  • "The heart Is a lonely hunter : with an introduction and notes by Kasia Boddy"
  • "Serdce-odinokij ochotnik"
  • "The heart is a lonely hunter"
  • "The heart is a lonely hunter"@en
  • "צייד בודד הוא הלב"
  • "The Heart is a Lonely Hunter"@en
  • "The Heart is a Lonely Hunter"
  • "Hjertet er en ensom Vandrer : (Overs. efter "The heart is a lonely hunter" af Dorette Uldall)"@da
  • "Kokoro wa kodoku na karyūdo"
  • "The heart is lonely hunter"@es
  • "Tong shi tian ya lun luo ren"
  • "Yalnız bir avcıdır yürek"
  • "Yalnız bir avcıdır yürek"@tr
  • "Kokoro wa kodokuna karyūdo"@ja
  • "同是天涯淪落人"
  • "The heart is a lonely huter"
  • "Serdtse - odinokii okhotnik : perevod s angliiskogo"
  • "Hjertet er en ensom vandrer"@da
  • "Hjertet er en ensom vandrer"
  • "The Heart is a lonely Hunter"
  • "Hjärtat jagar allena"@sv
  • "Hjärtat jagar allena"
  • "Yalnız bir avcıdır yürek = The heart is a lonely hunter"
  • "<&gt"@he
  • "THE HEART IS A LONELY HUNTER"
  • "I kardhia kinigai monachi"
  • "Srce je lovac samotan"
  • "The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter: An Introduction"
  • "Srdce je smutný lovec"
  • "Heart is a lonely hunter"@en
  • "Hjertet : er en ensom vandrer"@da
  • "The Hearth is a lonely hunter"
  • "The Heart is a lonely hunter : full-length novel"
  • "The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter"@en
  • "마음 은 외로운 사냥꾼 = The heart is a lonely hunter"
  • "마음은외로운사냥꾼"
  • "Tsayad boded hu ha-lev"
  • "The hearth is a lonely hunter"@es
  • "The HEART IS A LONELY HUNTER"@en
  • "Hjertet er en ensom jeger"

http://schema.org/workExample