Holden Caulfield. What I liked about her, she didnt give you a lot of horse manure about what a great guy her father was. 18 Peter Beidler, in his A Reader's Companion. Retrieved The Catcher in the Rye can best be understood as a disguised war novel.
Zambesi, stuck his head out of this window in the academic building and told us to go back to the dorm and get ready for dinner. Burger called it "an unusually brilliant novel 23 while James Stern wrote an admiring review of the book in a voice imitating Holden's. Anyway, it was December and all, and it was cold as a witchs teat, especially on top of that stupid hill. Sunny says that Holden looks like the boy who fell off the boat. If you really want to hear about it, the first thing youll probably want to know is where I was born, an what my lousy childhood was like, and how my parents were occupied and all before they had me, and all that David Copperfield. 32 In 1981, it was both the most censored book and the second most taught book in public schools in the United States.