And even if I could, I'm not sure I'd feel like it.
Onto our next novel! In J.D. Salinger’s The Catcher in the Rye, we meet the famous literary character, Holden Caulfield who is going from the dorms of Pencey Prep to the streets of New York City. He is an alienated teenager struggling with growing up and heads full speed into a mental breakdown. He is completely obsessed with phonies, sex, and his general discomfort in his own skin. This novel explores themes you can all relate to.... identity, belonging, and growing up.
Teenage Angst Anyone?
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