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The "brilliant, funny, meaningful novel" (The New Yorker) that established J. D. Salinger as a leading voice in American literature--and that has instilled in millions of readers around the world a lifelong love of books."If you really want to hear about it, the first thing you'll probably want to k

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Author J. D. Salinger

Pages 288

Publisher Little, Brown

Published Date 2019-08-13

ISBN 0316460001 9780316460002


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nemo_tracey shared a tip "Holden infuriates me."

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lexy_writes shared a tip "I didn't finish this book but that doesn't mean someone won't like it"

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subwayghostrat shared a tip "When I read this for the first time I almost stopped the main character is kinda the worst but it’s a good read non the less"

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explodingtardis10 shared a tip "Holden Caulfield was my first boyfriend."

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MaeDae shared a tip "Another book about a pretentious and annoying kid.. Save yourself the headache and just throw it in the compost bin."

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regina_simmons shared a tip "“Life is a game, boy. Life is a game that one plays according to the rules.”"

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kleeann_bridges shared a tip "Very strong, meaningful & full story & characters. Thought provoking & a read you won’t be able to put down."

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fishsticks77 shared a tip "Deep."

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megan_marie_6288 shared a tip "Funny, yet meaningful! I wish there was a movie adaption cause this book is that good! Beautifully written!"

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Sle4e2p0 shared a tip "Quick read, unique character, well written and leaves you 🤔."

Dominix99 shared a tip "I loved the sense of voice and character in this book and how you slowly chip away at Holden's tough exterior."

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c_Thistle shared a tip "Read it for English class and really enjoyed it."

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blank_16 shared a tip "So far I've been reading a book my sister recommended called girl in pieces"

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sydney_reichel shared a tip "it is a hundreds of pages of a depressive episode i simply don't desire to read it"

colton_6744 shared a tip "Cuz Holden cauforld a g piss on dem phonnies"

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gaby_palomo shared a tip "I get why it was revolutionary for its time but it did feel sort of pointless when I read it."

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shonna_hill shared a tip "archetypal. likeable character. everyday life."

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lila_cochran shared a tip "cause it was a good book"

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evelyn_schlacht shared a tip "Holden Caulfield is, for lack of a better term, a *****. That’s it. That’s my warning."

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abby_cortez shared a tip "Classic book, very funny and Holden Caulfield's perspective in life is very interesting."

mia_6659 shared a tip "terribly boring HOWEVER the overall message of the book is incredible"

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josspeh shared a tip "Interesting plot, great look into the characters mind"

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alex_estevez_3341 shared a tip "Writing that ensnares. Humor that made me literally laugh out loud on my subway rides in Manhattan."

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ishaqsm shared a tip "Too good bruh it solos"

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hanieh_7775 shared a tip "Yes actually I love Veronika decides to die, and I'm currently reading a tree grows in Brooklyn which is really good=]]]"

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Ragazzo_Lupo_Italiano shared a tip "Don't read it all at once, it's meant to be savoured."

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karlie_shea_kennon shared a tip "Also one I would not recommend."

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srntyw shared a tip "a great book to read when starting classics. i loved making personal connections to the story."

hanna_travis shared a tip "This is my favorite book. I haven’t been able to stop thinking about it for three years. I cant find anything like it!"

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rachael_huddleston shared a tip "Amazing read, I felt so emerged in the story :)"

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amortentia shared a tip "amusing while also intense"

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refilwe_carroll shared a tip "@megan_stone I haven’t read any of his other books but I do love the way he wrote this book."

robert_r_robinson shared a tip "Painful but necessary read to understand how this has affected readers."

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lil-farrah shared a tip "7/10"

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brita_luke shared a tip "Honestly the beginning part where he goes to visit Mr. Spencer and discuss life what is yours?"

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laylah_morin shared a tip "It was ok"

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erika_gehrling shared a tip "LOVED the complexity of Holden Caulfield"

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andyy shared a tip "It was kinda slow but I enjoyed it I’ll give it an 7/10"

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jennifer_3590 shared a tip "Yes! It’s amazing!"

richard_j_3222 shared a tip "Great Book, could be difficult to understand but it’s a great book when you get to it’s meaning."

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jadanagberi shared a tip "one of the classics i actually liked??"

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jill_downs shared a tip "Worth it! It's been a long time since I've read it but it was good"

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appletun_is_hecking shared a tip "My favorite book is Black beauty! It is one I can just keep going back to even though I've read it over, and over again!"

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marissa_knieper shared a tip "A good classic"

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gabs_9856 shared a tip "Timeless classic"

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khamila_clark shared a tip "This is, by far, one of my favorite books. I can read it over and over and not get bored of it."

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kerri_braden shared a tip "A classic!"

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aaliyah_wison shared a tip "Good for a quick read"

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