EBOOK / PDF [The Catcher in the Rye]

  • Mass Market Paperback
  • 214
  • The Catcher in the Rye
  • J.D. Salinger
  • English
  • 16 August 2019
  • 9780553134322

J.D. Salinger ´ 1 CHARACTERS

CHARACTERS á The Catcher in the Rye Ter whose affability depends on the wealth of the parents his roommate who scores with girls using sickly sweet affection. Sometimes truth isn t just stranger than fiction it s also interesting and better plotted Salinger helped to pioneer a genre where fiction was deliberately less remarkable than reality His protagonist says little does little and thinks little and yet Salinger doesn t string Holden up as a satire of deluded self obsessives he is rather the epic archetype of the boring yet self important depressiveI ve taken the subway and had prolonged conversations on the street with prostitutes not concerning business matters and I can attest that Salinger s depiction is often accurate to what it feels like to go through an average unremarkable day However reading about an average day is no interesting than living oneBeyond that Salinger doesn t have the imagination to paint people as strangely as they really are Chekhov s normal little people seem real and alive than Salinge Unlike a Virgin just stranger than fiction it s also interesting and better plotted Salinger helped to pioneer a genre where fiction was deliberately less remarkable than reality His protagonist says little does little and thinks little and yet Salinger doesn t string Holden up as a satire of deluded self obsessives he is rather the epic archetype of the boring yet self important depressiveI ve taken the subway and had prolonged conversations on the street with prostitutes not concerning business matters and I can attest that Salinger s depiction is often accurate to what it feels like to go through an average unremarkable day However reading about an average day is no interesting than living oneBeyond that Salinger doesn t have the imagination to paint people as strangely as they really are Chekhov s normal little people seem real and alive than Salinge

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CHARACTERS á The Catcher in the Rye Holden Caulfield is a seventeen year old dropout who has just been kicked out of his fourth school Navigating his way thr. journal entrytoday i am 15 years old everything is all bullshit as usual i can t believe how fucked everything is around me like i m surrounded by zombies i can t talk to any of my so called friends i can t talk to jamie i can t talk to my parents who would bother listening anyway i cannot wait to leave orange county this place makes me fucking sick everyone is a hypocrite everything is so goddamn bright and shiny and sunny and meaningless FUCK life is so full of crapthere is one good thing in my life though just read this book Catcher in the Rye blown away i don t know how a book written decades ago could say exactly what i would say it is like the author was reading my thoughts and put it all down in this book things i didn t even realize i felt were right there on the page I LOVED IT i think this is my favorite novel of all time which is not saying a whole lot b 月下夢幻譚神無夜話 4 jamie i can t talk to my parents who would bother listening anyway i cannot wait to leave orange county this place makes me fucking sick everyone is a hypocrite everything is so goddamn bright and shiny and sunny and meaningless FUCK life is so full of crapthere is one good thing in my life though How to Fly with Broken Wings just read this book Catcher in the Rye blown away i don t know how a book written decades ago could say exactly what i would say it is like the author was reading my thoughts and put it all down in this book things i didn t even realize i felt were right there on the page I LOVED IT i think this is my favorite novel of all time which is not saying a whole lot b

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CHARACTERS á The Catcher in the Rye Ough the challenges of growing up Holden dissects the 'phony' aspects of society and the 'phonies' themselves the headmas. 50 stars I LOVE IT when I go into a book with low expectations and it ends up knocking me on my ass Admittedly this is tougher to do with classics but it certainly happened in this case I remember first reading this in school like many of us and not thinking it was anything special However having first read it almost 25 years ago I knew I had to read it again before I could feel justified in actually reviewing it Of course I didn t hold out much hope that my feelings would change and was expecting a fairly painful reading experiece In fact as I started reading I was already thinking about what my amazingly insightful completely isn t it cool to bash on the classics 1 star review was going to focus on I thought maybe I could bag on the less than spectacular prose used by Salinger making myself feel really smart in the process Or maybe I could take some jab Religion and Violence Philosophical Perspectives from Kant to Derrida justified in actually reviewing it Of course I didn t hold out much hope that my feelings would change and was expecting a fairly painful reading experiece In fact as I started reading I was already thinking about what my amazingly insightful completely isn t it cool to bash on the classics 1 star review was going to focus on I thought maybe I could bag on the less than spectacular prose used by Salinger making myself feel really smart in the process Or maybe I could take some Those Good Gertrudes jab