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The Catcher in the Rye

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The Catcher in the Rye

Since its publication in 1951, this novel is the coming-of-age story of Holden Caulfield --- whose four-day "odyssey" leaves him broken by society yet still compassionate. Read and cherished by generations, THE CATCHER IN THE RYE is one of America's literary treasures.

The Catcher in the Rye
by J. D. Salinger

  • Publication Date: January 30, 2001
  • Genres: Fiction
  • Paperback: 288 pages
  • Publisher: Back Bay Books
  • ISBN-10: 0316769177
  • ISBN-13: 9780316769174