Salinger

by David Shields and Shane Salerno

Salinger

Hardcover, 698 pages, Simon & Schuster, List Price: $37.50 | purchase

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David Shields and Shane Salerno draw on extensive research and exclusive interviews to share previously undisclosed aspects of the enigmatic writer's life, from his private relationships and service in World War II to his legal concerns and innermost secrets.

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2 weeks on NPR Hardcover Nonfiction Bestseller List

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Salinger, seen here at right with his friend Donald Hartog in 1989, was sorry he ever wrote Catcher, says Salinger co-author Shane Salerno. AP hide caption

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