The Heart is a Lonely Hunter

Carson McCullers

'The way I need you is a loneliness I cannot bear'

Making its twenty-three-year-old author an overnight literary sensation, this story of isolated, lost lives intersecting in a small town in the American South is a masterpiece of humane sensitivity.

Ten new titles in the colourful, small-format, portable new Pocket Penguins series

  • Penguin Classics
  • Published 4th August 2016
  • 384 Pages
  • 111mm x 181mm x 22mm
  • 221g
  • £5.99