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Breakfast at Tiffanys

“Breakfast at Tiffany’s” by Truman Capote

Breakfast at Tiffany's is a novella by Truman Capote published in 1958. The main character, Holly Golightly, is one of Capote's best-known creations. Plot The novel opens in New York during World...
Here is New York

“Here is New York” by E.B.White

Here is New York is an essay written by E.B. White, the author of great children's books such as Charlotte's Web and Stuart Little....
catcher in the rye

“The Catcher in the Rye” by J.D. Salinger

The Catcher in the Rye is a 1951 novel by J. D. Salinger. A controversial novel originally published for adults, it has since become popular with adolescent...

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