In 1951, his novel The Catcher in the Rye was an immediate popular success.
His depiction of adolescent alienation and loss of innocence in the protagonist Holden Caulfield was influential, especially among adolescent readers. The success of The Catcher in the Rye led to public attention and scrutiny.
magazine in 2006, where he proudly showed off his new wife Kim, daughter Hailie and an endearingly ill-fitting lounge suit, Marshall Bruce Mathers III was in a strangely reclusive mood when he began his long-awaited return to the public eye three months ago.
The 36-year-old white rapper, better known as Eminem but occasionally styling himself Slim Shady, turned up at the launch of his autobiography, The Way I Am, at a sports shop in Manhattan wearing the uncomfortable look of a man to whom fame and fortune have brought little in the way of happiness – and a healthy dose of insecurity.
As he returns with a new album, Guy Adams travels to Detroit to find the truth behind the tales of breakdown, paranoia and tortured genius 1.
GUESS WHO'S BACK For a man whose last public act was to splash his wedding across the pages of Hello!
But, despite intense curiosity from the world’s media, and recent rumours of a Hollywood biopic produced by James Cameron, he has never elaborated, not even to his biographer, Masha Gessen. In the end, I got myself a Hyundai and parked outside Perelman’s building. Perelman’s face was focused in concentration as I repeated the question, and I thought that he might answer it. I watched them approach their entrance and retreat into the darkness of the vestibule. Follow SEVEN on Twitter @Telegraph Seven The Big Short, the film adaptation of Michael Lewis' book of the same name about the causes of the financial crisis, opens in UK cinemas this weekend.
Book-signing was out of the question, since Eminem doesn't "do" autographs.A source reveals to ET that Rob Kardashian's family is "in shock" that the reclusive 28-year-old dating Tyga's former fiancee, Blac Chyna, adding that the relationship has been going on "for two weeks." In case you're not caught up on Blac Chyna's history with the Kardashian family -- which goes way, way back -- she has a baby with Tyga -- who is now seeing Kylie Jenner on and off -- and is Kim Kardashian's former BFF.A source close to Rob confirmed to ET on Tuesday that he and Blac Chyna are currently dating, after Rob made a rare (although increasingly less rare) Instagram post sharing a meme of Blac Chyna carrying a car seat, with the caption: "Blac Chyna probably out shopping rite now as she plan to give birth to the only next generation of the Kardashian Name!Salinger became reclusive, publishing new work less frequently.He followed Catcher with a short story collection, Nine Stories (1953); a volume containing a novella and a short story, Franny and Zooey (1961); and a volume containing two novellas, Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour: An Introduction (1963).