The Outsiders

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Speak, 1995 - Juvenile Fiction - 180 pages
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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. Thirty years later, it speaks to teenagers as powerfully as ever.Puffin is proud to publish this contemorary classic for a new generation of readers. Praise for THE OUTSIDERS "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." -- The Horn Book
"Taut with tension, filled with drama . . ." -- The Chicago Tribune

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My favorite elementary school teacher, Mrs. Logan, read this book outloud to my 5th grade class. My son was reading this for school and I enjoyed reading it at the same time he did. The fact that this ... Read full review

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I read this when I was fifteen. This is the only book I ever enjoyed reading for school. I also watched the movie back then, too. The movie wasn't as good as the book, but it had a delicious cast ... Read full review

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S. E. Hinton, the inaugural winner of the Margaret A. Edwards Award, is one of the most popular and best-known writers of young adult fiction. Her novels include That Was Then, This Is Now, Some of Tim's Stories and Rumble Fish. She lives in Tulsa, Oklahoma, with her husband.

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