***I’LL BE SENDING A CHECK TO THE WOUNDED WARRIOR PROJECT BASED ON OUR SALES THROUGH TOMORROW, SEPTEMBER 30, SO IF YOU WANT A COPY OF “THE REAL HOLDEN CAULFIELD,” NOW IS THE TIME TO BUY AND HELP A GOOD CAUSE***
THE REAL HOLDEN CAULFIED is a short e-book published to mark the 60th anniversary of The Catcher in the Rye on July 16, 2011.
The book has been excerpted at The Awl (Holden Caulfield’s early stories), The Rumpus (standard reactions to Holden Caulfield) and Berfrois (the challenges of publishing, censoring and translating Holden), and mentioned on Andrew Sullivan’s Daily Dish, Bookslut, 3 Quarks Daily and (even) Reader’s Digest.
You can read the whole book for $1.99 through PayPal.
And it’s for a good cause — in tribute to Seymour Glass, Sergeant X, Babe Gladwaller and Salinger himself, who was hospitalized for “Battle Fatigue” — or PTSD — after World War II, half of the proceeds from sales of “The Real Holden Caulfield will be donated to The Wounded Warrior Project.