Readers will armchair travel to the sun-scorched plains of Don Quixote's La Mancha; roam the wild Yorkshire moors with Cathy and Heathcliff; view Central Park through the eyes of J.D. Salinger
's antihero; Explore the lush and languid backwaters of Arundhati Roy's Kerala; the imposing precipice of Joan Lindsay's Hanging Rock; The labyrinthine streets and sewers of Victor Hugo's Paris, and more!
NEW YORK -- One of the book world's greatest mysteries is finally ending: J.D. Salinger
's son says previously unpublished work by his late father will be coming out.
1 marks the centenary of J.D. Salinger
. (To mark the occasion, his four books are being reissued in a boxed set by Little Brown.) A hundred years seems like it ought to be a long time in literary historySalinger is as distant from a child born in 2019 as he himself was from Herman Melville.
"The Hyphenated Ham Sandwich of Ernest Hemingway and J.D. Salinger
: A Study in Literary Continuity." Fitzgerald Hemingway Annual, 1970, Information Handling Services, 1971., pp.
said, "She wasn't doing a thing that I could see, except standing there, leaning on the balcony railing, holding the universe together." And when the "she" in the illustration is a penguin, a great quote becomes unforgettable.
"It could be true, although I have just finished doing a part in a film about J.D. Salinger
She would regularly entertain the Duke and Duchess of Windsor, J.D. Salinger
, Aristole Onassis and many other famous faces, during her time at 1145 Park Avenue.
Nicholas Hoult has been tapped to play author J.D. Salinger
in the drama "Rebel in the Rye."
The Teen Book Group for middle- and high-schoolers will talk about "King Dork" by Frank Portman, a novel that mixes mystery, satire and rock 'n' roll as it tells the story of the socially and musically frustrated Tom, whose world is turned upside down when he finds his dead father's copy of J.D. Salinger
's "The Catcher in the Rye." The program is free.
Students of biography and life writing practices will learn a great deal from this book about biographical subjects' rights to privacy, the distinctions between biographical writing and history, and the way "biography as bloodsport" plays out for the biographers of J.D. Salinger
and James Joyce.
The spirit of J.D. Salinger
, the agency's most famous author, haunted the place and Rakoff.
Washington, April 30 ( ANI ): Danny Strong of the Mad Men fame will make his directorial debut with the upcoming biopic 'Salinger's War' which is based on the life of author J.D. Salinger