Sequel to Catcher in the Rye ‘banned in USA


A book billed as the sequel to JD Salinger’s The Catcher in the Rye has been banned from release in the US, according to reports…

According to the late author’s lawyers, the book – published in the UK in June 2009 – was “a rip-off, pure and simple”.

The Swedish author claimed his book – which features a character based on Salinger’s anti-hero Holden Caulfield – was a literary commentary and not a sequel….MORE http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-12181223

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