"J.D. Salinger, the legendary author, youth hero and fugitive from fame whose 'The Catcher in the Rye' shocked and inspired a world he increasingly shunned, has died. He was 91."
-Â By HILLEL ITALIEÂ The Associated Press, via The Washington Post
Did J.D. Salinger's work change you? Change how you felt about reading? Do certain authors change us, change our culture, or both?
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