A Young Holden Caulfield


Last month, three of J.D. Salinger’s unpublished stories were leaked. One of these stories, “The Ocean Full of Bowling Balls,” includes a young Holden Caulfield, and describes his brother’s death, “an incident only alluded to in the novel.” In an essay featured by The Millions, Ian Rogers discusses the importance of respecting Salinger’s wishes to […]