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A Few Of My Favorite Things: July 2015

July is almost gone and the summer weather has finally hit Chicago. Hooray! I am embracing this 90 degree weather with lots of hope that the sunshine is here to stay. 374 more words


FINISHED: The Catcher in the Rye ➜ J.D. Salinger.

The Catcher in the Rye || J.D. Salinger || 277 pages
Top 3 Genres: Classics / Young Adult / Fiction

Synopsis: “…the first thing you’ll probably want to know is where I was born and what my lousy childhood was like, and how my parents were occupied and all before they had me, and all that David Copperfield kind of crap, but I don’t feel like going into it, if you want to know the truth. 743 more words

Book Reviews

The Catcher In The Rye

Upon noticing the above novel on my bookshelf last week I decided that at the age of 21 it was about time I read the quintessential young adult novel. 677 more words

Book Clubs

“She was terrific to hold hands with. Most girls if you hold hands with them, their goddam hand dies on you, or else they think they have to keep moving their hand all the time, as if they were afraid they’d bore you or something.

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Motivational Monday: 'The Catcher In The Rye'

I’m currently reading The Catcher In The Rye and it makes me kind of sad how little I read in high school. I made a little challenge to myself to read some of the classics. 81 more words


To Kill a Mockingbird: Books in the Blood # 11

* TINY SPOILER ALERT. If you haven’t heard ANYTHING about Go Set a Watchman and don’t want to – read no further.

What books did you read at school? 885 more words


63 Years Ago, We Knew That 'The Catcher in the Rye' Was Insufferable and Overrated

The New York Times‘ first review of The Catcher in the Rye (which is written in the style of the novel itself and will annoy the hell out of you) doesn’t actually have much to say about the work that would become a worldwide phenomenon and one of the most commonly cited “favorite books” of all time. 501 more words

63 Years