Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Book Review: J.D. Salinger's The Catcher in the Rye

Book Title: The Catcher in the Rye
ISBN: 0316769487
Language: English
Published by: This Little, Brown and Company
Edition: This Little, Brown and Company Edition
Book Format: Mass Market Paperback
Printed: May 1991
Genre: Coming-of-Age Novel (Bildungsroman)
Educational Read: Sociologically yes
Intended Audience: Teens 16 and up

JD Salinger Catcher in the Rye
The Catcher in the Rye Front Cover (1991 Print)

Catcher in the Rye Paperback
The Catcher in the Rye Rear Cover (1991 Print)

A Must-read for Coming-of-age Genre

Book Rating (5/5): 5 Stars

This book is a primarily recommended. A must-read if you’re looking for a coming-of-age genre. Main character’s Holden Caulfield, a teenage boy under social alienation and inferiority complex. Holden wonders to find where the ducks go when the winter falls, that’ll cross your mind if you are under loneliness and tripped on contacting whoever is on your contact list because you don’t whatever else to do.