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From the Archive: Franny and Zooey

Name: Franny and Zooey

Author: J.D. Salinger

Series: n/a

Released: 2010

Publisher: Penguin Books

Format: Paperback

Pages: 206

Source: Borrowed

Franny and Zooey: A Clueless Review on a Clever Book… 978 more words


The Visionist by Rachel Urquhart

View: I have always been fascinated with Shaker culture and the thought of abandoned children being brought into a community of adults to live in a completely new way has an unique appeal to me. 122 more words

E.B. White on New York's diverse population from his book Here Is New York

The collision and the intermingling of these millions of foreign-born people representing so many races and creeds make New York a permanent exhibit of the phenomenon of one world. 78 more words


from Here Is New York by E.B. White

A block or two west of the new City of Man in Turtle Bay there is an old willow tree that presides over an interior garden. 49 more words


"High school is closer to the core of American experience than anything else."---Kurt Vonnegut

Kurt Vonnegut, American writer, 1922-2007

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I Had

I had a fanatical order of wisdom

In a moment I cannot recall.

He asked me once, then asked me twice

Then ordered me to fall. 81 more words