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The Catcher in the Rye

The Catcher in the Rye


by J. D. Salinger

The Catcher in the Rye: Where's the Pitcher? True or False

1. Holden's favorite word is: -> Phony
2. What question plagues Holden throughout the book? -> Where do the ducks in the Central Park pond go in the winter?
3. What is Holden's kid sister's name? -> Madame Mix-a-Lot
4. Why does Holden get beat up in the hotel room? -> He insulted the bell boy, with a particularly raunchy "Yo Mamma" joke.
5. What would Holden like to be? -> A batter in the wheat