The outsiders is a coming-of-age novel by s e hinton, first published in 1967 by viking presshinton was 15 when she started writing the novel but did most of the work when she was 16 and a junior in high school hinton was 18 when the book was published the book details the conflict between two rival gangs divided by their socioeconomic status: the working-class greasers and the upper. The rivalry between two gangs, the poor greasers and the rich socs, only heats up when one gang member kills a member of the other. All credit goes to warner brothers this feature is not available right now please try again later.
S e hinton is the author of a number of bestselling and beloved books for young adults, including that was then, this is now rumble fish, tex, and of course, the outsiders, which was written when she was just 16 years old. This is a sad story but i want to share my uncle was burned when he was young and had a rough life afterwards he recently passed away in early october of 2015 after a battle with substance abuse.
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Buy the outsiders: read 2041 movies & tv reviews - amazoncom. Praise for the outsiders the outsiders transformed young-adult fiction from a genre mostly about prom queens, football players and high school crushes to one that portrayed a darker, truer worldthe new york times.
Teen rivalry in a small southern town sets the stage for this dramatic interpretation of the novel by se hinton directed by francis ford coppola, the outsiders tells the story of the ongoing.
This feature is not available right now please try again later. The outsiders is about two weeks in the life of a 14-year-old boy the novel tells the story of ponyboy curtis and his struggles with right and wrong in a society in which he believes that he is an outsider.