The Catcher in the Rye

Jerome David Salinger

The Catcher in the Rye Character List

The characters in ‘The Cather in the Rye’ by J.D. Salinger are mostly young, vibrant, and fleeting. They pass in and out of Holden’s life as he drifts from place to place.

The Catcher in the Rye Quotes

Within J.D. Salinger’s The Catcher in the Rye, the main character and narrator, Holden Caulfield, deals with his own emotional stability as he transitions from childhood to adulthood.

The Catcher in the Rye Review

Over the decades since its publication in July of 1951, ‘The Catcher in the Rye’ has transitioned from being a novel aimed primarily at adults to one enjoyed by a spectrum of readers.