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The Outsiders

The Outsiders
 

Includes bonus material, a new foreword by the author, and a discussion guide.

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ISBN 9780142407332
Published 20 April 2006 by Penguin
Format Paperback, Platinum ed.
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Author(s) By Hinton, S. E.
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ISBN-13 9780142407332
ISBN-10 014240733X
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Puffin Books
Publication Date 20 April 2006
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback, Platinum ed.
Edition Platinum ed.
Author(s) By Hinton, S. E.
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Number of Pages 180
Dimensions Width: 142mm
Height: 206mm
Spine: 20mm
Weight 227g
Interest Age 13+ years
Reading Age 13+ years
Library of Congress Identity, Identity (Psychology), Family, Brothers, Orphans
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text Young adult
Dewey Code FIC
Catalogue Code 310481

Description of this Book

Includes bonus material, a new foreword by the author, and a discussion guide.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review <b>Praise for </b><i><b>The Outsiders</b> The Outsiderstransformed young-adult fiction from a genre mostly about prom queens, football players and high school crushes to one that portrayed a darker, truer world. <i><i>TheNew York Times</i> </i> Taut with tension, filled with drama. <i><i>The Chicago Tribune</i> </i> [A] classic coming-of-age book. <i><i>Philadelphia Daily News</i> </i> What it's like to live lonely and unwanted and cornered by circumstance...There is rawness and violence here, but honest hope, too. <i>National Observer</i> This remarkable novel gives a moving, credible view of the outsiders from the inside...we meet powerful characters in a book with a powerful message. <i>The Horn Book</i> A<i><i>New York Herald Tribune</i></i>Best Teenage Book<i> </i>A<i><i>Chicago Tribune</i></i>Book World Spring Book Festival Honor Book<i> </i>An ALA Best Book for Young Adults<i> </i>Winner of the Massachusetts Children's Book Award<i>

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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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