Why is Catcher still popular? Read this article. Why do you think it still has resonance today? Would you challenge the article's premise that it does?
Now, either explore the works of art, music or film inspired by the novel which are mentioned in the article - or explore the references to mass murders supposedly influenced by Catcher made in Six Degrees of Separation.
Has the book, in your opinion, been a positive force in the world?
Check point - can you analyse ANY restaurant review now you know the conventions of review writing?
Follow this link to the Guardian Food website. Choose a review and see if you can define 5 features of review writing that you have learnt this week. Can you also see how the presentation and structure of the review has changed as the form of writing has changed?