Bibiography for J.D. Salinger

Prepared for those who wish to study this author, criticism and reviews of his work.
Prepared by Pete Llewellyn

Below is what I believe to be a very comprehensive list of Salinger's works.
Books by J.D. Salinger
The Catcher in the Rye
July 1950

Franny & Zooey
September, 1961

Nine Stories
April 1953

Raise High the Roofbeams, Carpenters & Seymour, An Introduction
January, 1963

Slight Rebellion Off Madison
New Yorker, Dec. 21, 1946

Short Stories by J.D. Salinger

The Young Folks
Story, March 1940

The Hang of It
Collier's, July 12, 1941

The Long Debut of Lois Taggett
Story, Sept. 1942

The Varioni Brothers
Saturday Evening Post, July 17, 1943

Both Parties Concerned
Saturday Evening Post, Feb. 26, 1944

Soft Boiled Sergeant
Saturday Evening Post, April 15, 1944

Last Day of the Last Furlough
Saturday Evening Post, July 15, 1944

Once a Week Won't Kill You
Story, November 1944

A Boy in France
Saturday Evening Post
March 31, 1945

Story, March 1945

This Sandwich Has No Mayonnaise
Esquire, October 1945

The Stranger
Collier's, Dec. 1, 1945

I'm Crazy
Collier's, Dec. 12, 1945

A Young Girl With No Waist At All
Mademoiselle, May 1947

The Inverted Forest
Cosmopolitan, Dec. 1947

A Perfect Day for Banannafish
New Yorker, Jan 31, 1948

A Girl I Knew
Good Housekeeping, Feb. 1949

Uncle Wiggley in Connecticut
New Yorker, March 20, 1948

Just Before the War with the Eskimos
New Yorker, June 5, 1948

Blue Melody
Cosmopolitan, September 1948

The Laughing Man
New Yorker, March 19, 1949

Down at the Dinghy
Harper's, April 1949

For Esme, with Love and Squalor
New Yorker, April 8, 1950

Pretty Mouth and Green My Eyes
New Yorker, July 14, 1950

De Daumier's Smith Blue Period
World Review, May 1952

New Yorker, July 31, 1953

New Yorker, Jan. 29, 1955

Raise High the Roofbeams, Carpenters
New Yorker, Nov. 19, 1955

Man-Forsaken Man
New York Post, Dec 9, 1955

New Yorker, May 4, 1957

Seymour, An Introduction
New Yorker, Feb. 1960

Hapworth 16,1924
New Yorker, June 19, 1965

Other writings by J.D. Salinger

The Skipped Diploma
Ursinus College 1938
A series of nine columns in the College student newspaper.

Criticism and collections

J.D. Salinger (Modern Critical Views)
Harold Bloom, Ed. William Golding

The Absurd Hero in American Fiction: Updike, Styron, Bellow, Salinger
David Galloway

The Complete Uncollected Short Stories of J.D. Salinger
No author or publisher
Critical Essay on Salinger's the Catcher in the Rye
(Critical Essays on American Literature)
Joel Salzberg, Ed.

Desperate Faith: a Study of Bellow, Salinger, Mailer, Baldwin and Updike
Howard M. Harper

In Search of J.D. Salinger
(A biography)
Ian Hamilton

J.D. Salinger: An Annotated Bibliography, 1938-1981
(Garland Reference Library of the Humanities, Vol. 436)
Jack R. Sublette

Studies in J.D. Salinger: Reviews,
Essays, and Critiques of the Catcher in the Rye, and Other Fiction
Marvin, Ed.

J.D. Salinger
(Twayne's United States Authors Series, No. 40)
Warren T. French

Magazine & Journal Articles about Salinger

The Search for the Mysterious J.D. Salinger: The Recluse in the Rye
Ernest Haverman
Life, November 1961

The Salinger Industry
George Steiner
Nation, Nov. 14, 1959

J.D. Salinger's Closed Circuit
Mary McCarthy
Harper's, Oct. 1962

Eight Fiction Finds
Eloise Perry Hazard
Saturday Review, Feb. 16, 1952

For Rupert, With No Promises
Gordon Lish
Esquire, June 1980

What I Did Last Summer
Betty Eppes
Paris Review, July 24, 1981


The Catcher in the Rye Homepage

The Winona Riders Page
(music related to J.D.Salinger)

The Banannafish Homepage
Opinions, stories, what's new, characters, strangeness

Films based on Salinger stories

My Foolish Heart, April 1950
Based on Uncle Wiggley in Connecticut