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The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger

Goodreads Synopsis

I picked this book up per my best friend Hannah’s recommendation. I’m not really into classics at all. But, she really loves this book and she brought it to me. 782 more words


The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger

Title: The Catcher in the Rye
Author: J.D. Salinger
Published: July 16, 1951
Genres: Classic, fiction

Goodreads synopsis: Since his debut in 1951 as The Catcher in the Rye, Holden Caulfield has been synonymous with “cynical adolescent.” Holden narrates the story of a couple of days in his sixteen-year-old life, just after he’s been expelled from prep school, in a slang that sounds edgy even today and keeps this novel on banned book lists. 302 more words

Book Review

The Catcher in the Rye

The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger

The Catcher in the Rye is an unforgettable novel. It’s a very simple story of a boy trapped in an existential void. 95 more words


An Introduction to 'The Catcher in the Rye'

This novel, first published on this day, 16th July in 1951, by the enigmatic J. D. Salinger, belongs to a category of fiction made popular by writers as diverse as Dickens and Joyce.  2,470 more words


The Catcher in the Rye, 65 today

J.D. Salinger's landmark novel of disaffection, The Catcher in the Rye, was published on this day in 1951. pic.twitter.com/qfDH4hFMBc

— Rhys Tranter (@RhysTranter) July 16, 2016


Censorship in Salinger’s ‘The Catcher in the Rye’

On the 16th of July 1951, The Catcher in the Rye, a novel by J. D. Salinger was published by Little, Brown and Company in the United States. 661 more words


A Thursday Quote For Thought, #23, 2016

“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. 41 more words