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The Catcher in the Rye Study Guide & Essays

by J.D. Salinger

Although J.D. Salinger has written many short stories, The Catcher in the Rye is Salinger's only novel and his most notable work, earning him great fame and admiration as a writer and sparking many high school students' interest in great literature. The protagonist's adventures and concerns about…

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Posted By anna s #383076 at Aug 27, 2014 3:57 PM

Symbols: Explore the significance of the following?

the ducks, the red hunting
hat, the gold ring, and the museum.

The Catcher in the Rye | Answers: 1

 

Posted By anna s #383076 at Aug 27, 2014 4:04 PM

 

Posted By anna s #383076 at Aug 27, 2014 2:15 PM

what is the significance of each character?

Explain the significance of the following people: Phoebe, Jane Gallagher, Holden’s
parents, Allie, Mr. Antolini, James Castle?

The Catcher in the Rye | Answers: 1

 

Posted By tasia r #334424 at Aug 04, 2014 5:17 PM

Does
 Holden
 fall 
as 
Mr.
Antolini 
suggests?

If 
so, 
does
 he 
keep
 falling
 or 
does 
he
 “hit” 
bottom 
and 
begin
 to 
climb?
 
How
 is 
the 
theme 
of 
“falling” 
played 
out 
in 
the
 novel?

The Catcher in the Rye | Answers: 1