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J. D. Salinger Biography Coming In January

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On January 25, 2011, Random House will publish Kenneth Slawenski's biography of the late J. D. Salinger. Salinger: A Life was published in the U.K. earlier this year, but the U.S. cover is pictured (click to enlarge).

Slawenski founded the Dead Caulfields website in 2004, a major resource for Salinger fans. Earlier this week, the site posted a BBC video of the reclusive author--we've embedded the YouTube video below.

Read the whole story at GalleyCat

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