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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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1
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)
Triviaballer
855 plays
2
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)
Oddball
8145 plays
3
"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)
Triviaballer
255 plays
4
The Glass Family

Some questions about Salinger's endlessly fascinating characters.
Average (10 qns)
wylie6
276 plays
5
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)
coolupway
2139 plays
6
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)
portgleep
1314 plays
7
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)
andrea704
2340 plays
8
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)
Lpez
1347 plays
9
'Catcher in the Rye' Quiz

Hey Everyone! Are you ready to test your knowledge of 'Catcher in the Rye'? Have Fun!
Average (10 qns)
SSplash85
2940 plays
10
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)
CaptainThought
294 plays
11
"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)
samarayum
705 plays
12
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)
Teensleuth
306 plays
13
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)
bigox
2952 plays
14
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)
Bernstein
1323 plays
15
"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)
lacraig
1212 plays
16
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)
B.U.
222 plays
17
The Catcher in the Rye

A quiz on the classic novel by J.D. Salinger.
Average (10 qns)
nat_mermaid
624 plays
18
Works of J D Salinger

Come out of seclusion, J D!
Average (10 qns)
hornmafia
984 plays
19
Catcher In The Rye

This is a quiz on the best book ever written. Have fun!
Tough (10 qns)
Blinkgreday
2157 plays
20
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)
Kankurette
378 plays
21
Dead Author Tribute- J.D. Salinger

This is a quiz on the works of J.D. Salinger.
Difficult (20 qns)
neigh101
141 plays
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