Friday, January 29, 2010

for Salinger fans

At this point everyone knows of the passing of J.D. Salinger yesterday. Honoring the literary great, The New Yorker has published the 13 stories which it ran from 1946 - 1965. Note, you do need to subscribe online to access the texts.

J. D. Salinger has died. From 1946 to 1965, Salinger published thirteen stories in The New Yorker, including such classics as “A Perfect Day for Bananafish” and “Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters.” There will be much more to come online and in next week’s magazine, but for now, read Salinger’s stories, available to subscribers through our digital edition:

Slight Rebellion Off Madison” (December 21, 1946)

A Perfect Day for Bananafish” (January 31, 1948)

Uncle Wiggly in Connecticut” (March 20, 1948)

Just Before the War with the Eskimos” (June 5, 1948)

The Laughing Man” (March 19, 1949)

For Esmé—With Love and Squalor” (April 8, 1950)

Pretty Mouth and Green My Eyes” (July 14, 1951)

Teddy” (January 31, 1953)

Franny” (January 29, 1955)

Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters” (November 19, 1955)

Zooey” (May 4, 1957)

Seymour: An Introduction” (June 6, 1959)

Hapworth 16, 1924” (June 19, 1965)

Read more:

hat tip: Rachel Maddow

1 comment:

CAP said...

All of these were published as For Esme - With Love and Squalor (1953) or as Raise High The Roofbeam, Carpenters (1963) or Franny and Zooey (1955)- so no surprises there.