“A Girl I Knew,” paralleled Anne Frank’s life, even though an English version of her diary had yet to be released.
Visitors to Philip Roth’s library in Newark, will be able to see all 3,500+ of his volumes, including the 15 books he found most influential in the first half of his life.
The phonies in Hollywood are making a movie about J.D. Salinger. Here’s what you need to know.
For $585,000, you can buy a studio in Manhattan or J.D. Salinger’s house in Cornish, New Hampshire. Contemplating a move, Adam Langer ventures to the faraway land where Salinger lived in seclusion after attaining unwanted fame.
Not every kid wanted to be Holden Caulfield. Sometimes associating yourself with him or Salinger, could be risky. The author of ‘The Salinger Contract’ explains.
Is J.D. Salinger over-exposure possible? Based on the late author’s reclusive life you would think not, but the flurry of upcoming Salinger-iana might change your mind.
Recluse? What recluse? All we needed was the 1940 census to tell us where the uber-private J.D. Salinger lived that year. Trouble is, we didn’t have access to the 1940 census until yesterday. On April 2, the government opened up the personal details of 132 million people, after keeping them confidential for 72 years.