Just a special little birthday shout-out to one of my favorite authors, J.D. Salinger! His birthday was actually yesterday, January 1st, but I thought he deserved a little late recognition anyway. I could read from the perspective of the beloved Holden Caulfield any day. While listening to my The Writer’s Almanac podcast, I learned that Catcher in the Rye is still the 2nd most taught book in American high schools, and also remains the most challenged novel. Continue reading “Happy (Belated) Birthday J.D. Salinger!”
In honor of the great writer’s day, here’s little information about him as well as some fun links inspired by him.
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