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Jd Salinger Biography

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JD Salinger, The Life of A Gifted Author What does JD Salinger and Michael Bay have in common? Both Creators are excellent at their craft to say the least. Michael Bay for whom may not know, creates action packed, explosion filled movies such as transformers and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. JD Salinger is, to cut a long story short (pun intended) the Michael Bay of 1950s and 60s Literature. JD once said “ I am kind of a paranoiac in reverse, I suspect people to make me happy” in the following 9 paragraphs slammed together in a 6 hour long, red bull fueled rage. One can expect to be happy with this detailed overview of this man's interesting personal life, the many works he's published, and drama concerning his later years as an author.…show more content…
JD started writing as a fifteen year old and published his first book at the age of 21. As a young man he had went to Valley Forge military school, wich he fictionalised in Catcher In The Rye under the name “Pencey Prep.” Salinger served in the military overseas between 1942 and 1946. Salinger was drafted into the infantry and was involved with the invasion of normandy. According to the biography (Salinger, JD 1919-) Works of JD Salinger that are more commonly known are; Raise High The Red Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour, and the fan favorite, Catcher in the
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