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Book of the Week: The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger

It is the story of sixteen-year-old Holden Caulfield, who wants to desperately find himself, but who goes underground for forty-eight hours, when he is overwhelmed by perplexing circumstances of his life.

Read the first page-and you will not be able to stop until you have completed this wild and magic adventure with him.

J.D. Salinger was born in New York City in 1919, attending public schools, military academy and three colleges. From 1942 to 1946 he served in the Army. This was his first novel.


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