The outsiders, written by sehinton, follows two rival groups- the socs and the greasers the socs are from the rich side and the greasers are from the poor side of this small town in oklahoma the socs are from the rich side and the greasers are from the poor side of this small town in oklahoma. The outsider is a growing up tale by the wunderkind se hinton (she wrote the novel when she was still in high school) in a small town two gangs are divided along class lines the greasers come from abusive and broken families, and they fight against a society that hates them as a way to identify themselves. Hinton's attempt was to prove that the greasers were human, sensitive youths, deserving understanding and even respect. - the outsiders by se hinton published 1967 published by: puffin books genre: fiction the book the outsiders is the realistic story about this between two very different groups in a town in the united states: the poor greasers from the east side, and the socs, whitch is what the greasers call the socials, the richer boys from the other side.
In the novel the outsiders, there is a gang member named dallas winston who lived in new york at first he was a gangster from new york, but later he moved to another gang called the greasers dallas winston in the outsiders by se hinton was an important character because he was brave, rude, and a wrongdoer. It, but it's the abbreviation for the socials, the jet set, the west-side rich kids it's like the term greaser, which is used to class all us boys on the east side. Book review: 'the outsiders' by se hinton | when author ally carter found out that se hinton had been a teenager when she wrote the outsiders, something inside her clicked it was the first. The outsiders was written by a teenager about teenagersit is told in a first-person narration style, with the narrator being a 14-year-old boy this story deals with issues that are very close to the hearts of teens, whether in the 1960s when this book was written or today.
Susan eloise hinton, the writer of the book 'the outsiders' published this novel under the alias se hinton in order to not be outright dismissed by conservative male reviewers, who happened to be the majority at the time the most interesting fact about this book in particular is that, this. One of my all time favorites read this first in grade school, which inspired the budding reader in me to keep on reading i had read everything by se hinton before i had even finished middle school, and the outsiders remains the best of all her novels. ― se hinton, the outsiders 760 likes can you see the sunset real good on the west side you can see it on the east side too so i figured everyone. 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.
The outsiders is a classic in young adult fiction that revolutionised the genre by presenting adolescent characters that were the opposite of everything a teenager, by adult standards, should have. The outsiders is an american drama series that aired from march to july 1990 on fox based on the characters from the 1967 novel of the same title by s e hinton , the series' executive producer was the 1983 film's director francis ford coppola. Hinton went on to write more books, but none were as successful as the outsiders the ala and the school library journal chose hinton to be the first recipient of. The outsiders study guide contains a biography of author s e hinton, literature essays, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis about the outsiders the outsiders summary. Plot overview ponyboy curtis belongs to a lower-class group of oklahoma youths who call themselves greasers because of their greasy long hair walking home from a movie, ponyboy is attacked by a group of socs, the greasers' rivals, who are upper-class youths from the west side of town.
In conclusion, se hinton does an excellent in job in ensuring that the intended message of the novel does not drive off track in the outsiders, johnny, darry, and ponyboy stand up for what they think is right, emphasizing the importance of fighting for purpose in life. The outsiders: themes / mood / biography / major theme / minor themes by se hinton cliff notes™, cliffs notes™, cliffnotes™, cliffsnotes™ are trademarked properties of the john wiley publishing company. Tthhee oouuttssiiddeerrss s e hinton according to wikipedia, the outsiders is a coming-of-age novel by s e hinton, first published in 1967 by viking press hinton was 15 when she started writing the novel, but.
The outsiders is a coming-of-age novel by s e hinton, first published in 1967 by viking presshinton was 15 when she started writing the novel but did most of the work when she was 16 and a junior in high school. In the book the outsiders by se hinton, the socs are the ones to blame for all of the problems after all they are the cause of the rumble the socs are no good drunk 24/7 idiots who need to turn their ego down, and intelligence up. In her novel the outsiders, se hinton illustrates how ponyboy, johnny, and dally's dysfunctional family situations led them to attach themselves to the greasers while demonstrating how these choices resulted in tragic consequences.
Fourteen-year-old ponyboy curtis is the youngest of three orphaned brothers who live on the north side of town, the wrong side of the tracks sensitive ponyboy used to have a good relationship with his oldest brother darrel, but since darrel became the household caregiver, he is always on ponyboy's case. Part i: answer the following questions to demonstrate your reading comprehension of the first half of the outsiders by s e hinton the questions are not necessarily in the order of the events in the novel. In the novel the outsiders, by s e hinton, ponyboy, the main character, and his family of greasers rise above a life of poverty, stealing, and criminal action to help others, proving that anyone, no matter the obstacle, can become a hero.
The outsiders is truly an incredible book i couldn't put it down it painted such a vivid picture of life in the 1950's-1960's se hinton does a spectacular job in emphasizing each character's feelings about growing up, and the problems they face at home. The outsiders: character analysis - nothing gold can stay - quote by se hinton cliff notes™, cliffs notes™, cliffnotes™, cliffsnotes™ are trademarked properties of the john wiley publishing company. We know the outsiders is set in 1965 because se hinton says so in the faq page of her website (source), but not because there's any indication in the novel (though the slang is insanely outdated) the setting is based on hinton's hometown of tulsa, oklahoma, where she was living when she wrote the.