Jd salinger, author of 'catcher in the rye,' dies at age 91 correction to this article the obituary for catcher in the rye author jd salinger misstated the year in which a memoir by his daughter reading the book was often described as a rite of passage for adolescents. Jd salinger, the great poet of post-traumatic stress jd salinger chapman rose and read the most famous passage of the book, in which holden admits, i'd just be the catcher in the rye and all. Amazoncom: american adolescence: jd salinger's the catcher in the rye and bret easton ellis' less than zero (9783640445509): christopher g hn: books. Commentary and archival information about j d salinger from the new the obsessively private author who captured the hearts of several generations with his pitch-perfect knowledge of adolescence and his ear for the mr salinger's the catcher in the rye caused a sensation when. The catcher in the rye is a 1951 novel by j d salinger a classic novel originally published for adults, it has since become popular with adolescent readers for its themes of teenage angst and alienation.
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