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The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger

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Published by Back Bay Books in New York, USA .
Written in English


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Holden Caulfield, knowing he is to be expelled from school, decides to leave early. He spends three days in New York City and tells the story of what he did and suffered there.

The Physical Object
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9766378M
ISBN 100316769177
ISBN 109780316769174
LC Control Number00108915
OCLC/WorldCa422167144, 974669154, 817220810

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THE CATCHER IN THE RYE. by J.D. Salinger. TO. MY. MOTHER. 1. If you really want to hear about it, the first thing you'll probably want to know is where I was born, an what my lousy childhood was like, and how my parents were. Nov 06,  · The novel "The Catcher in the Rye" by J.D. Salinger was written in However, it is still being read in schools today. Unlike many timeless novels, "The Catcher in the Rye" not only provides a strong message that still resonates today, it also is a fascinating, creative piece of writing/5(2K). The hero-narrator of The Catcher in the Rye is an ancient child of sixteen, a native New Yorker named Holden Caulfield. Through circumstances that tend to preclude adult, secondhand description, he leaves his prep school in Pennsylvania and goes underground in New York City for three days/5(K). Oct 10,  · Perhaps one of the most famous cases in point is J.D. Salinger's "The Catcher in the Rye." While the book has been in print since the early s, Holden Caulfied didn't make his digital debut until , when "The Catcher in the Rye" (along with three other Salinger titles, "Franny & Zooey," "Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters," and "Seymour: An Introduction") was finally released in an e.

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Feb 11,  · The Catcher in the Rye Review: This novel is a great read for teenagers since they would be able to relate to the themes in the book. Holden is every other teenager in the world who goes through ups and downs in his or her high school and college years.5/5(1). Jan 01,  · The catcher in a rye is a good book considering that it was written in The book was interesting when it starts off because it's confusing how he gets expelled then doesn't come back until after Christmas break. I liked how the story progressed because he pretty much told a story of his family and what happened in there lives/5(13). Jul 16,  · In his tough-tender first novel, The Catcher in the Rye (a Book-of-the-Month Club midsummer choice), he charts the miseries and ecstasies of an adolescent rebel, and deals out some of the most acidly humorous deadpan satire since the late great Ring Lardner. Author: Book Marks. The Catcher in the Rye: What to Review about This Book In general, you can touch on anything that has impressed you while reading this book. The book review is .