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J.D. Salinger

She wasn’t doing a thing that I could see, except standing there, leaning on the balcony railing, holding the universe together. — J.D. Salinger, from “A Girl I Knew,” Good Housekeeping: February 1948.


Hi-Waisted Modernists #023 - All That David Copperfield Kind Of Crap

Archive show now available! In today’s Hi-Waisted Modernists, DJ GeorgyGirl likes it when somebody gets excited about something. It’s nice. Join her for an excerpt from J. 310 more words

Incidental Music

Book Review - Franny and Zooey by J.D.Salinger

When I was discussing J.D.Salinger books with one of my friends a long time back, she told me that her favourite Salinger book was ‘Franny and Zooey‘ and she liked it more than ‘The Catcher in the Rye‘. 905 more words

Book Review

TAG | The Liebster Award

School is FINALLY starting to wind down, so now I have little to no excuses to not blog!

Ally nominated me for the Liebster award in… 682 more words

The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger| Book Review and Rating

Plot Summary: The book is told through the eyes of Holden Caufield, a sixteen year old native New Yorker who is compelled to quit his high school in Pennsylvania due to the events that unfold in the 1st few pages of the book. 442 more words

The Catcher in the Rye – Book Review

Known as the literary bench-mark of the teenage experience, ‘The Catcher in the Rye’ boasts an indelible cultural legacy as the catalyst for Young Adult fiction. 337 more words

Book Reviews

I Just Read: The Catcher in the Rye

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐☆☆

This is another book – just like The Great Gatsby– that I read for a school assignment, but I’d still like to give my own thoughts and perspective on the writing, characters, and so forth. 972 more words