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The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter

The Clocks Have All Stopped

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Mar 20, 2012, 12:45pm Top

To give everyone time to locate a copy of The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter, let's aim for an April 7th start date. I have a lot of material about Carson McCullers floating around somewhere on my laptop. I will search for it.

Mar 20, 2012, 1:18pm Top

Sounds good.

Mar 21, 2012, 6:55am Top

Can't wait to get started!

Mar 21, 2012, 9:26am Top

I put something up on my blog about it. I hope no one minds a little publicity.

Mar 21, 2012, 12:54pm Top

School us with your laptop, U.!

4> I've been meaning to do the same thing, Marie. Thanks!

Mar 23, 2012, 12:12pm Top

New member of this group! I'd love to join! :)

Mar 23, 2012, 12:41pm Top

Welcome, Melissa! Looks as though I should welcome you to LT, too. Urania1 always runs a good group read. Should be fun. Glad you're joining us.

Mar 23, 2012, 1:30pm Top

Urania is the bomb. Glad you're here for the read along, Melissa!

Mar 25, 2012, 6:30pm Top

Saw this on BostonBiblophile's blog post an look forward to reading along! Going to purchase the book this week!

Edited: Mar 25, 2012, 7:30pm Top

Welcome, Gonzalo!

BostonBibliophile's got quite the influential blog going.

Hope U. doesn't mind this for an appetizer: The Carson McCullers Project

Mar 25, 2012, 7:48pm Top

Hi Gonzalo! Welcome to the read and to LT.

Mar 26, 2012, 12:13am Top

I have dug up my copy.

Mar 26, 2012, 7:50pm Top

Thank you!

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Apr 4, 2012, 9:26pm Top

Hi I also saw this great idea on the Bostob Bib blog. Sounds like fun. When is the first post date?


Apr 4, 2012, 10:05pm Top

Welcome Mmawn! I think we begin reading and discussing on the 7th.

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Edited: Apr 4, 2012, 10:27pm Top

I'm only able to post one line at a time. Anybody else having this trouble here?

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Apr 5, 2012, 2:09pm Top


Not me.

Apr 8, 2012, 9:29am Top

It's the 8th. I have to go milk goats and garden. I'll be back with Carson McCullers material in a nonce ... this evening.

Apr 11, 2012, 10:42pm Top

Hi all. Anybody out there reading? I knew that I was going to out of town around the start of this group read, so I began it early. I should finish it tomorrow or the next day. Impressions so far?

Apr 13, 2012, 3:12pm Top

I am rereading slowly, limiting myself to a chapter a day so I can absorb more. I am struck by how much I've forgotten since my last reading. I didn't remember at all the drunken man at the bar/diner, for instance.

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