The Mortgaged Heart: Selected Writings by Carson McCullers

The Mortgaged Heart: Selected Writings

byCarson McCullers, Margarita G. Smith

Kobo ebook | April 5, 2005

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“Essential reading for any serious beginning writer . . . illuminating.” —San Francisco Chronicle

An absorbing look at the early beginnings of one of America’s finest writers, The Mortgaged Heart is an important collection of Carson McCullers’s work, including stories, essays, articles, poems, and her writing on writing. These pieces, written mostly before McCullers was nineteen, provide invaluable insight into her life and her gifts and growth as a writer. The collection also contains the working outline of “The Mute,” which became her bestselling novel The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter. As new generations of readers continue to discover her work, Carson McCullers’s celebrated place in American letters survives more surely than ever. Edited by McCullers’s sister and with a new introduction by Joyce Carol Oates, The Mortgaged Heart will be an inspiration to writers young and old.

Title:The Mortgaged Heart: Selected WritingsFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:April 5, 2005Publisher:Mariner BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0547346832

ISBN - 13:9780547346830

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