Published October 30, 2005
by Center for Learning .
Written in English
Center for Learning Curriculum Units
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The Catcher in the Rye Plot summary. From what is implied to be a sanatorium, Holden, the narrator and protagonist, Interpretation. The Catcher in the Rye takes the loss of innocence as its primary concern. Publication and initial reception. The . The Catcher in the Rye is a story by J. D. Salinger, partially published in serial form in – and as a novel in It was originally intended for adults, but is often read by adolescents for its themes of angst and alienation, and as a critique on superficiality in society. It Author: J. D. Salinger. The Catcher in the Rye: J.D. Salinger and his Controversial Novel. Since its publication in , The Catcher in the Rye has spurred controversy and discussion. Everything from the author himself to the actual subject matter of the novel has intrigued and sparked debate among teachers and students alike. For example, J.D. Salinger was a very 5/5(1). "The catcher in the rye, romney is the David, salinger the only a novel, it pointed out the objective and deeply teenagers growing up into a facing problems. Novel published has caused great dispute, but still got the large number of readers alike.
The Catcher in the Rye is J.D. Salinger’s novel of post-war alienation told by angst-ridden teen Holden Caulfield. Controversial at the time of publication for its frank language, it was an instant best-seller, and remains beloved by both teens and adults. Read a character analysis of Holden, plot summary, and important quotes. 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 occupied and all before they had me, and all that David Copperfield kind of crap, but IFile Size: KB. The Catcher in the Rye is set around the s and is narrated by a young man named Holden Caulfield. Holden is not specific about his location while he’s telling the story, but he makes it clear that he is undergoing treatment in a mental hospital or by: J.D. Salinger's The Catcher in the Rye is one of the most frequently studied books in American literature. The novel's protagonist, Holden Caulfield, distrusts adults and resents the seeming falseness of life, which he refers to as "phony."Author: Esther Lombardi.
J.D. Salinger's The Catcher in the Rye, Holden Caulfield recounts the days following his expulsion from Pencey Prep, a private school. The hero-narrator of The Catcher in the Rye is an ancient child of sixteen, a native New Yorker named Holden Caufield. 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 : Little, Brown and Company. Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month of results for Books: "The Catcher in the Rye" Skip to main search results. "The Catcher in the Rye" was first published in by Little, Brown, and Company. While a perennial favorite in many a high-school English class, this classic homage to teen angst is also one of the most challenged books of all time—routinely finding itself on banned books lists for its controversial themes and : Esther Lombardi.