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The Outsiders

The Outsiders

The Outsiders by S E Hinton is a ground-breaking, timeless story by a brilliant writer. '...the hand at the back of my neck was strong. I'm drowning, I thought ...' The Socs' idea of having a good time is beating up Greasers like Ponyboy. Ponyboy knows what to expect and knows he... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780141368887
Barcode 9780141368887
Published 3 April 2017 by Penguin
Format Paperback
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Author(s) By Hinton, S. E.
Series The Originals
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ISBN-13 9780141368887
ISBN-10 0141368888
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 7-15 working days
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Penguin Books Ltd
Publication Date 3 April 2017
International Publication Date 4 August 2016
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Hinton, S. E.
Series The Originals
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Interest Age 13+ years
Reading Age 13+ years
Library of Congress Alienation (Social psychology) - Fiction, Young adult fiction - lcsh
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text Young adult
Number of Pages 224
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 14mm
Weight 161g
Dewey Code 813.6
Catalogue Code 692294

Description of this Book

The Outsiders by S E Hinton is a ground-breaking, timeless story by a brilliant writer. '...the hand at the back of my neck was strong. I'm drowning, I thought ...' The Socs' idea of having a good time is beating up Greasers like Ponyboy. Ponyboy knows what to expect and knows he can count on his brothers and friends - until the night someone takes things too far. The original teenage rebel story.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

S E Hinton wrote THE OUTSIDERS, her first book, when she was 17; it was a phenomenal success. Its publication enabled her to attend the University of Tulsa, Oklahoma; she graduated in 1970 with a major in education. S E Hinton was the first recipient of the American Library Association Award for an outstanding contribution to Young Adult Literature. She continues to live in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

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