The Catcher in the Rye is a 1951 novel by J. D. Salinger. A controversial novel
originally ..... The book was banned in the Issaquah, Washington, high schools in
1978 as being part of an "overa...
J.D. Salinger's The Catcher in the Rye, by some is considered one of the greatest
books of all time, is also very controversial. It has been banned or challenged ...
The Catcher in the Rye study guide contains a biography of J.D. Salinger,
literature ... to their school boards and had the book banned for a variety of
The Catcher in the Rye has been on the banned reading list for exactly those
reasons. The book was mainly put on disapproval from between 1966 and 1975
Source: Banned Books: Challenging our Freedom to Read by Robert P. Doyle, ...
Reasons for challenges to classics ... The Catcher in the Rye, by JD Salinger.
Jul 17, 2014 ... In 1978, the book was banned in high schools in Issaquah, ... The Catcher in the
Rye is available to purchase from the Guardian Bookshop.
Sep 12, 1989 ... Boron High School students will not be studying "The Catcher in the Rye" this
year because of a recent school board decision to remove the ...
Jan 23, 2011 ... Banned Books Awareness: “The Catcher in the Rye” by J.D. Salinger ... with more
general reasons including sexual references, blasphemy, ...
Sep 3, 1989 ... LEAD: If a group of local parents had let her speak to them before ''The Catcher in
the Rye'' was banned from her high school, Shelley ...
Mar 19, 2010 ... Why J.D. Salinger's 'Catcher in the Rye' still provokes book bans .... Whatever the
reason — or reasons — Salinger's novel seems to have ...