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Suggestions for Further Reading

Daly, Jay. Presenting S. E. Hinton. Boston: Twayne Author Series, 1989.

Forster, H. M. “A Book, a Place, a Time: Using Young Adult Novels in a Reading Workshop.” English Journal 84, no. 5 (1995): 115119.

Harris, Laurie, ed. Biography Today: Profiles of People of Interest to Young Readers (Author Series, Vol. 1). Detroit: Omnigraphics, 1995.

Hinton, S.E. Rumble Fish. New York: Delacorte, 1975.

———. Tex. New York: Delacorte, 1980.

———. That Was Then, This Is Now. New York: Viking, 1971.

Kjelle, Marylou Morano. S. E. Hinton: Author of the Outsiders. Berkeley Heights: Enslow Publishers, 2007.

Kovacs, Deborah, ed. Meet the Authors: 25 Writers of Upper Elementary and Middle School Books Talk about Their Work. New York: Scholastic, 1996.

Miklowitz, Gloria. The War Between the Classes. New York: Laurel Leaf, 1986.

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Eye color important!

by jmm0411, September 02, 2012

Eyes represent the way Ponyboy feels about certain characters! For example Darry has icy blue ices because Ponyboy feels least comfortable with him.


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Good Book!

by harrygirl320, September 13, 2012

For once, I actually recommend really reading this book...its pretty interesting


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The Outsiders

by Shooby698, May 12, 2013

Sodapop kinda acts like there mom.Darry kinda acts like the dad.


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