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The Outsiders

The Outsiders
  

When it was first published in 1967, The Outsiders defied convention with its immediate, deeply sympathetic portrayal of Ponyboy and his struggle to find a place for himself in a difficult world.

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ISBN 9780140385724
Published 27 November 1997 by Penguin
Format Paperback
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Author(s) By Hinton, S. E.
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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9780140385724
ISBN-10 014038572X
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Puffin
Publication Date 27 November 1997
International Publication Date 1 September 1988
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Hinton, S. E.
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Award Winning
Australian
Number of Pages 180
Dimensions Width: 114mm
Height: 184mm
Spine: 13mm
Weight 113g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress Gangs - Fiction, Fugitives from justice - Fiction, Young adult fiction, American
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 813.54
Catalogue Code 72430

Description of this Book

Written over forty years ago, S. E. Hintonas classic story of the struggle between the Socs and the Greasers remains as powerful today as it was the day it was written, and it is taught in schools nationwide. Now available in a great new package with an improved trim size, a stunning new cover, and bonus material. Designed with classroom use in mind, the new edition will maintain the same pagination as the previous edition.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

Awards Winner of Virginia Readers Choice Award (High School) 1985
NZ Review a...we meet powerful characters in a book with a powerful message.aa The Horn Book
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 1 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

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. She has also written several picture books, a collection of short stories, and a novel for adults. She lives in Tulsa, Oklahoma--the setting of THE OUTSIDERS--with her husband. When she is not writing, she enjoys riding horses.

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