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Ryan Gosling As J.D. Salinger In Upcoming Biopic? OMG Yes Please!

He’s already the subject of  Shane Salerno’s recent documentary, “Salinger,” and now famously reclusive writer J.D. Salinger will be brought to life in a biopic, also written by Salerno. The producers…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 19, 2013 - 10:20 am

A New Book Claims J.D. Salinger’s Missing Ball Was His Driving Force

According to the book Salinger and accompanying documentary opening this Friday, the reclusive author’s driving, creative force were his balls, or lack thereof. A New York Times review of the…

Ami Angelowicz | September 5, 2013 - 1:20 pm

The Inspiration Board: The Catcher In The Rye

One of our favorite things about reading The Catcher in the Rye was falling into a world of old-school aesthetics that J.D. Salinger evoked through his descriptions and characters. Yet,…

Leonora Epstein | January 29, 2010 - 5:30 pm

J.D. Salinger Has Died

Sad face. Earlier today, author J.D. Salinger passed away at age 91. Ever since he published A Catcher in the Rye in 1951, Salinger has been every successive generation’s teenage…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | January 28, 2010 - 5:20 pm