Other Books about McCullers
- Carr, Virginia Spencer. The Lonely Hunter: A Biography of Carson McCullers. 1975. New York: Carroll & Graf, 1985.
- Savigneau, Josyane. Carson McCullers: A Life. 1995. Trans. Joan E. Howard. Wilmington, MA: Houghton Mifflin, 2001.
- Tippins, Sherill. February House. 2005. New York: Mariner Books, 2006.
If you liked The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter, you might also enjoy:
- Katharine Anne Porter's Pale Horse, Pale Rider, 1939
- Richard Wright's Native Son, 1940
- Alan Paton's Cry, the Beloved Country, 1948
- Dorothy Allison's Bastard Out of Carolina, 1992
If you'd like to read other works of Southern fiction, you might enjoy:
- William Faulkner's The Sound and the Fury, 1929
- Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird, 1960
- Flannery O'Connor's The Complete Stories, 1971
- Olive Ann Burns's Cold Sassy Tree, 1984
The Carson McCullers Project
An extensive collection of information, criticism, and links about Carson McCullers and her life's work.