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"If you really want to hear about it, the first thing you'll probably want to know is where I was born and what my lousy childhood was like, and how my parents were occupied and all before they had me, and all that David Copperfield kind of crap, but I don't feel like going into it, if you want to know the truth. In the first place, that stuff bores me, and in the second place, my parents would have about two hemorrhages apiece if I told anything pretty personal about them."
His constant wry observations about what he encounters, from teachers to phonies (the two of course are not mutually exclusive) capture the essence of the eternal teenage experience of alienation. --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.
i honestly loved this book even though it based on a kid with depression it still has a great sibling story line I loved itPublished 13 hours ago by Nita Daniels
Holden Caulfield is a bitter, jaded, scared boy looking for adventure in NYC. I have read this book at least ten times and haven't been able to put it down any time! Read morePublished 3 days ago by AJL21
The edition I received has absurdly small print. My high school student with excellent eyesight cannot read it. I'll return this book.Published 3 days ago by Lynda Tison
Have to agree with an earlier review -- The typesetting and size of the font are horrible! The text is extremely small. Read morePublished 4 days ago by tony yyoituko
The Catcher in the Rye is a novel about a man named Holden Caulfield who struggles to find his place in life. Read morePublished 5 days ago by C S
This is not a review of the book. It is a review of the edition. The typesetting and size of the font are horrible. The text is way too small. Read morePublished 5 days ago by Dan417
The issue most readers will take with this book is that Holden is not entirely a likable character. However the outstanding feature of this book to me personally has always been... Read morePublished 6 days ago by Blues Wolf
I'd do 3 and a half stars if I could. My review is mostly for the impact it had on today's lit. Taken today as is, it would be 2.5-3 stars.Published 8 days ago by E. Crockett
Awesome product, great descriptions, real quality, speedy delivery, attentive communication by the seller, and overall great purchasing experience!!!Published 11 days ago by Chrissy