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The outsiders, S.E. Hinton

Label
The outsiders
Title
The outsiders
Statement of responsibility
S.E. Hinton
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Outsiders is an outstanding story of teenage rebellion, written when the author was only 17 years old. Youngsters in a small Oklahoma town have split into two gangs, divided by money, tastes and attitude. The Socs' idea of having a good time is beating up Greasers like Ponyboy Curtis. Ponyboy knows what to expect and knows he can count on his brothers and friends - until the night someone takes things too far
Member of
Summary
Three brothers struggle to stay together after their parents' death, as they search for an identity among the conflicting values of their adolescent society in which they find themselves "outsiders."
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for High School, 1985.
  • Great American Read, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
078618
Cataloging source
SALS
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Hinton, S.E
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adolescent
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
750
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The originals
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  • Young adult fiction
  • Gangs
  • Brothers
  • Orphans
  • Teenage boys
  • Identity (Psychology) in adolescence
  • Gangs
  • Brothers
  • Orphans
  • Teenage boys
  • Identity (Psychology) in adolescence
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The outsiders, S.E. Hinton
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published: 1967
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000058618106
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Paperback edition.
Extent
215 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780141368887
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)958807054
Label
The outsiders, S.E. Hinton
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published: 1967
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000058618106
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Paperback edition.
Extent
215 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780141368887
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)958807054

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