New J. D. Salinger biography and documentary promise new works by the reclusive author

JD Salinger

Catcher in the Rye author JD Salinger

J. D. Salinger is nearly as famous for his reclusive lifestyle, shunning press and fans of his relatively few titles, as he is for creating the influential narrator Holden Caulfield of Catcher in the Rye. If you’ve already read through Salinger’s body of work and it left you wanting more, you may be in for a treat. According to a new J. D. Salinger biography and documentary by director Shane Salerno and writer David Shields, Salinger left five additional works to be published after his death in 2010, and that some may become available as early as 2015. Read more