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Apr 21, 2021
The Catcher in the Rye talks about Holden Caulfield, a teenage student in New York who has just been expelled. We follow Holden’s brief stay in New York, where he expresses his dissatisfaction with society without the supervision of…
Apr 13, 2021TEENREVIEWBOARD rated this title 4 out of 5 stars
I am sure most of you are familiar with the Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Sallinger- if not, you have at least heard of this award-winning book. Us high-school students must read this for one of our English assignments. Whilst the main…
Apr 08, 2021CMLibrary_DJeffrey rated this title 3.5 out of 5 stars
Holden's obnoxious but he makes a few good points.
Mar 30, 2021AlexaLe rated this title 5 out of 5 stars
A lauded literary classic, JD Salinger depicts the story of young narrator Holden Caulfield after getting kicked out of school. It shows two days in the life of this 16-year-old boy, embarking on an expedition to find the truth in life,…
Mar 24, 2021
Being someone who doesn’t often read I found the book The Catcher In The Rye to be quite enjoyable. The main reason I chose to read the book is because my younger sister is named after the character Phoebe, who in the book is the perfect…
Mar 08, 2021
The Catcher in the Rye, written by J.D Salinger follows Holden Caulfield’s journey of his own emotions after being kicked out of a major Preparatory school. This story is written in a way where it seems like Holden is talking directly to…
Jan 30, 2021
Catcher in the Rye is a good book to read. It is very enjoyable to read. The characters are well written and you feel like you know the main character very well. Catcher in the Rye is set in 1950s New York city and Pennsylvania. The main…
Jan 17, 2021dschan rated this title 3.5 out of 5 stars
I really liked this book when I read it as a teen in high school. I read it again in my middle age, and found Holden to be an annoying whiner. The book hasn't changed, I have.
Jan 15, 2021nityarjnd rated this title 4.5 out of 5 stars
The Catcher in the Rye by JD Salinger is a coming-of-age novel featuring the main character, angsty 16 year old Holden Caulfield, and his depressing, sarcastic outlook on life. The book is entertaining to read through the lens of his…
Nov 22, 2020
The Catcher in the Rye Book Review When Holden Caulfield gets expelled from another school right before the Christmas break, he is challenged to spend a few days on his own without his parents finding out about his expulsion. Holden jumps…
Nov 12, 2020LycheeLily rated this title 4.5 out of 5 stars
If I had to describe this book with one word, I would say “intriguing.” Having read this book in my English class and being a sucker for deep analysis, I enjoyed this book quite a bit because of all the metaphors and hidden meanings the…
Oct 27, 2020alexqise rated this title 4.5 out of 5 stars
Holden Caulfield is a young man undergoing treatment in a mental hospital in the 1950s. The story begins after Holden’s classes at Pencey in which he already failed four out of five. He is being expelled and is scheduled to go back to…
Sep 28, 2020dgiard rated this title 4 out of 5 stars
I was in high school when I first read J.D. Salinger's "The Catcher in the Rye" - about the same age as the narrator Holden Caufield. I did not have much in common with Caufield. I have never attended or even visited a private boarding…
Aug 21, 2020blackarrows7954 rated this title 4.5 out of 5 stars
The Catcher in the Rye by Salinger J.D. is about 16 year old Holden Caulfield. In the first few chapters, I was convinced that Holden was a typical rebellious teenager who believes what everyone else says is incorrect. Holden is like a…
Aug 18, 2020karyn8787 rated this title 3 out of 5 stars
The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Sallinger is a coming of age novel that tells the story of a 16 year old boy, Holden Caulfield. After flunking out of his fancy prep school, Holden decides to go to New York to escape the phoniness and…
Jul 28, 2020
Catcher in the Rye is about Holden Caulfield, a 16 year old boy with a sour view about life. He thinks everyone around him are “phonies”, or people who are not genuine. Holden is eventually kicked out of his school, Pencey Prep, because of…
Jul 24, 2020
The novel details two days in the life of Holden Caulfield after being expelled from a prestigious prep school. Holden travels to New York City all alone and rents a room in a hotel. There, he encounters situations that make him feel…
Jul 07, 2020gippy011 rated this title 4 out of 5 stars
Catcher in the Rye Review Catcher in the Rye is a novel written by J.D. Salinger and it follows a young man named Holden as he wanders around New York City and learns about himself and his place in the world. The story may seem small in…
Jun 30, 2020Arnavb1 rated this title 4 out of 5 stars
The novel The Catcher in the Rye by J.D Salinger is an American Classic which sets the stage for millions of future coming of age stories while creating believable characters living in a cruel world. The novel follows a teenager named…
Jun 30, 2020gurleen03 rated this title 4 out of 5 stars
One significant teen book that is impactful in their youth is “The Catcher in the Rye” by J.D Salinger. Holden Caulfield, a 16-year-old, is expelled from his preparatory school as a result of failing his classes. He is a very smart…
Jun 25, 2020kaitoryn rated this title 5 out of 5 stars
I went into this book without knowing much about it. All I knew was that it was, and still is, considered a classic and it revolves around a teenager. Not even my copy of the book had a summary or a page dedicated to the author, and I took…
Jun 04, 2020jpedone21 rated this title 4 out of 5 stars
The novel Catcher In The Rye​ is a coming of age story that takes place in New York in the 1950s. The novel is narrated by sixteen-year-old Holden Caulfied. Catcher in the Rye is the recollection of events that Holden experienced after his…
May 08, 2020
J.D. Saligner takes a new twist in his coming-of-age novel, told through the eyes of Holden Caulfield, a cynical teenager. After getting kicked out of his school, Holden decides to take a few days to wander around New York and try to…
May 04, 2020
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Mar 26, 2020anne1212li rated this title 3.5 out of 5 stars
I'd heard that the Catcher in the Rye was one of the best books to read. Ever. Yet, reading the book leaves a certain hole in areas. It is a fantastic book with amazing writing and a very indepth main character, but a flair is missing.…