1940. Made the best-seller lists in 1940. Time Magazine included the novel in its TIME 100 Best English-language Novels from 1923 to 2005.
The book has been adapted for the stage, motion pictures, and television.
The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter, 1940
The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter
The Member of the Wedding, 1946
"The Heart is a Lonely Hunter", 1940
Unnamed typical Southern community, from "The Member of the Wedding", 1946
Site of the wedding, from "The Member of the Wedding"
Author of The Heart is a Lonely Hunter; 1917-1967