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American Classics TBR

I’ve been really interested in American classics lately, I can’t seem to get enough! After having recently read and enjoyed To Kill a Mockingbird, The Catcher in the Rye and Of Mice and Men, I have decided I want to delve deeper into American classics and find some more gems, as I have barely scratched the surface! 564 more words

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PHONY!

The Catcher in the Rye / Buffalo Plaid Flannel Hat /  Red Moleskine 

It’s on days I’m feeling particularly angsty (like today) that I think of… 324 more words

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Just Unlike Me

http://www.themillions.com/2014/02/just-unlike-me-on-our-favorite-characters.html

When an older, continuing-ed student, so shy she typically blushes when she has to talk, says that she really liked the parts of Persepolis…

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J.D. Salinger: The Guy Who Understood

“Among other things, you’ll find that you’re not the first person who was ever confused and frightened and even sickened by human behavior. You’re by no means alone on that score, you’ll be excited and stimulated to know. 153 more words

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Salinger.

Days 10-13.

As an English major, you could say that I enjoy reading. Actually, I’m quite obsessed with it. I might go as far to say that I could not live without literature. 588 more words

Quote of the Week

What really knocks me out is a book that, when you’re all done reading it, you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours and you could call him up on the phone whenever you felt like it.

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Daily Trivia : The Catcher in the Rye and J D Salinger

It was on this day that The Catcher in the Rye was published back in 1951. The book is about a 16-year-old prep school boy named Holden Caulfield, who is fed up with all the “phonies” and wants to go live in a cabin in California. 568 more words

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