What if instead of being adopted by an altruistic athletic billionaire, Robin was Holden Caulfield in J.D. Salinger's The Catcher in the Rye? Andrew Makes Comics has imagined such a pan-textual pairing. See Robin the Boy Wonder become a man.
Is Stranger in a Stranger Land by Robert Heinlein the Catcher in the Rye for the science-fiction set? Yes, I think you could say that about the 1962 Hugo winner in one important sense.