The Catcher In The Rye

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J. D. Salinger wrote one of the most famous books ever written, The Catcher in the Rye. Salinger wrote many stories and, in 1941, after several rejections, Salinger finally cracked The New Yorker, with a story, "Slight Rebellion Off Madison," that was an early sketch of what became a scene in "The Catcher in the Rye." The magazine then had second thoughts in part because of World War II in which Salinger was in combat, and held the story for five years before finally publishing it in 1946, buried in the back of an issue. ...

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Brenda C

May 31, 2017

Description of conditions are not the same for the item we received. The book has writing marks on each page.

mickey

Mar 14, 2016

WONDERFUL CLASSIC

This was a very entertaining book and I thoroughly enjoyed it.

Betsaida P

Oct 28, 2014

Pebalon

Excelente servicio. Buen servicio, prontitud y garantía. Lo recomiendo.

Anthony M

May 1, 2014

Not what I expected!

I never read this "classic" in high school and now that I'm in my sixties I'm trying to catch up on some of the reading I should have done had I chosen to be a better student. Boy was I disappointed! Page after page, I kept expecting the nugget of wisdom to appear, but it never did. Instead, I found it to be nothing more than the trivial ramblings of a confused kid, Perhaps a more youthful reader would have better understood the author's style and found it to be the "profound" work so many have said it is over the years. As far as I'm concerned, it stunk!

Joanna W

Apr 4, 2014

My favorite cover of this book! i love it. I have read this book so many times and it never gets old. Hopefully everyone enjoys it as much as I do

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