Examples Of Phony In Catcher In The Rye

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The book The Catcher in the Rye, written by J.D Salinger, is about a boy named Holden. He was kicked out of a school named Pencey Prep. After he got kicked out of school he couldn’t go home because his parents would be mad at him. So throughout his adventure he met people that where phonies but not everyone he met was a phony. He doesn’t like people that were are phonies because he always ended up lying to them about something. However there are people whom he did admire. Holden admired his sister because she’s bright and honest. For example, he says on page 67, “You never saw a little kid so pretty and smart in your whole life. “This shows that he admires her because he usually does not express how he really feels about someone as much
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