Franny and Zooey Paperback / softback
A funny, poignant snapshot of young adulthood from the much-loved author of The Catcher in the RyeFranny Glass and Lane Coutell are the ideal campus couple: beautiful, intelligent, their whole lives ahead of them.
But one weekend amid the excitement of the big Yale game, something goes wrong and tensions begin to surface.
Are they really such a perfect match after all?Zooey is Franny's older brother.
They come from a sophisticated yet highly eccentric family, all seven siblings former child stars, all strange and enchanting and damaged in their own way. And when Franny's anxiety spirals into a more serious breakdown, Zooey is the only one who might be able to save her.
A novel in two halves, Franny and Zooey brilliantly captures the emotional strains and traumas of entering adulthood.
It is a gleaming example of the wit, precision and poignancy that have made J.D.
Salinger one of the most beloved American novelists of the twentieth century.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 160 pages
- Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 04/03/2010
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780241950449
- Hardback from £10.25