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  • So yes, I like the idea of J.D. Salinger more than I like most of his writing.

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  • To call J.D. Salinger an American original is to engage in the gross understatement.

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  • I for one hope that there's a manuscript somewhere, the last words of J.D. Salinger, that is currently being fondled by a publisher.

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  • It also features an author named "J.D. Salinger" who contends with his character's enduring fame.

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  • Other fours, according to the enneagram website, are Prince, Thomas Merton, and J.D. Salinger---all men of great artistic ability unlike me who looked for deeper meaning in a solitary manner, sometimes fanatically so.

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  • The previous biographies of J.D. Salinger were placeholders until someone with the sensitivity of Kenneth Slawenski arrived to create a convincing portrait of a man haunted by his own egoism.

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  • The subject of "J.D. Salinger: A Biography" Random House, 464 pages, $27 was no saint—and he knew it.

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  • The success of J.D. Salinger's 1951 novel, "The Catcher in the Rye," signaled a public restlessness with the comforts and supposed "phoniness" of middle-class life.

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  • Joyce Maynard was an adorable though anorexic gamine who subsisted on ice cream and apples; J.D. Salinger was a 53-year-old health fanatic who praised her writing and seduced her.

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  • Occasionally, the translators consulted Mr. Murakami, who lives outside Tokyo and has translated several American writers into Japanese, including J.D. Salinger, F.

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