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Jerome David Salinger was perhaps as well known for his reclusive lifestyle as he was for his writing, despite the fact that 'The Catcher in the Rye' gained instant success when it was published in 1951.   

There are 21 quizzes and 255 trivia questions in this category.

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A Perfect Day for Bananafish

A general quiz on one of J. D. Salinger's most well-known short stories. The quiz contains some spoilers if you haven't read the story. Best of luck.
Average (10 qns)
Nov 04 05
825 plays
The Catcher In The Rye

This quiz deals with one of the more controversial books of the 20th Century. I ask not to use this quiz as a crutch. Read this classic book and fill in the banks this quiz will leave you.
Average (15 qns)
May 08 00
8094 plays
"Just Before the War with the Eskimos" by Salinger

This quiz tests players' knowledge of one of Salinger's unique short stories from the collection "Nine Stories". Best of luck!
Average (10 qns)
Apr 02 08
243 plays
The Glass Family

Some questions about Salinger's endlessly fascinating characters.
Average (10 qns)
Apr 15 09
258 plays
Phonies, flits & hot-shots: Salinger's "Catcher"

If you really want to know about it, you should try this dopey quiz, for god's sakes. It's about "Catcher in the Rye". Old Salinger. He's this terrific WRITER and all.
Average (10 qns)
Aug 06 02
2121 plays
The Catcher in the Rye

"The Catcher in The Rye" is a classic by J. D. Salinger, and is my favorite book.
Average (10 qns)
Jan 05 08
1290 plays
Salinger's "Catcher in the Rye:" minor characters

There is at least one minor character introduced in each of the twenty-six chapters. The following questions are about characters who might have been forgotten.
Tough (10 qns)
Feb 02 10
282 plays
Holden as the "Catcher in the Rye"

Hey everyone! I hope this "Catcher in the Rye" quiz is challenging and fun for everyone.
Average (25 qns)
Jun 10 03
2316 plays
The Catcher in the Rye: The Beginning

"The Catcher in the Rye" is definitely a literary masterpiece. Take a look at some of what happens in the first chapters of J.D. Salinger's book. Good luck!
Average (10 qns)
Sep 26 13
1002 plays
"Franny and Zooey"

"Franny and Zooey" is a book written by J.D. Salinger, a prolific writer of the 60's known for his characters searching for something more to life and spirituality.
Average (10 qns)
Feb 03 03
693 plays
'Catcher in the Rye' Quiz

Hey Everyone! Are you ready to test your knowledge of 'Catcher in the Rye'? Have Fun!
Average (10 qns)
Mar 08 02
2913 plays
Holden Caulfield: The Man, The Myth, The Legend

Holden Caulfield, the protagonist in J.D. Salinger's "The Catcher in the Rye" has many sides to him. Let's see how well you know everyone's favorite rebel.
Average (10 qns)
May 14 11
297 plays
Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters

This is a quiz about J.D. Salinger's story "Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters"
Tough (10 qns)
Sep 08 08
216 plays
The Catcher in the Rye

A quiz on the classic novel by J.D. Salinger.
Average (10 qns)
Jun 11 08
606 plays
The Catcher in the Rye

J.D. Salinger's novel sparked controversy in the 1950s with its profanity and pessimistic outlook on life. Did you pay attention in school, if you were allowed to read the book?
Tough (10 qns)
Aug 21 00
2922 plays
The Catcher in the Rye

"The Catcher in the Rye" by J.D. Salinger has become a permanent staple not only in the 7th Grade English Curriculum, but also in a generation of people that know exactly what it is trying to say.
Difficult (25 qns)
Oct 21 04
1308 plays
"The Catcher In the Rye" for the Hardcore

How many times have you read J. D. Salinger's "The Catcher in the Rye"? Here's a quiz for true Holden Caulfield aficionados.
Average (10 qns)
Nov 09 05
1197 plays
Works of J D Salinger

Come out of seclusion, J D!
Average (10 qns)
Mar 01 01
897 plays
What Would Seymour Do?

Seymour Glass: poet, visionary, tragic hero, and a key character in JD Salinger's Glass family stories. See how much you know about him.
Very Difficult (10 qns)
Jul 28 13
363 plays
Catcher In The Rye

This is a quiz on the best book ever written. Have fun!
Tough (10 qns)
Jul 03 02
2142 plays
Dead Author Tribute- J.D. Salinger

This is a quiz on the works of J.D. Salinger.
Difficult (20 qns)
Feb 27 12
132 plays
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