The outsiders was book 2 on my september reading challenge high school reading redo list two down, six to go reading this in one day sure made up the time it took me to read rebecca , phew i am back on pace but still have grapes of wrath by john steinbeck ahead so hope i give myself enough time to finish my overdue homework . Be ready on test day: use the outsiders final exam to be prepared get extra support: ask our subject-matter experts any relevant question they're here to help study with flexibility: watch videos on any web-ready device. The review of this book prepared by daniela lo presti this is the story of ponyboy curtis who faces a daily battle with the gangster related culture of 1950's america ponyboy is a greaser and he and his gang have battles with the soc's.
The outsiders : book review fun fact susan eloise hinton only put her initials on her title page because she thought that if readers knew that she was a girl that they wouldn't read her book since her book had tough greasers and hard lifestyles with close to no romance. This book is extremely hard to put down the outsiders is about a gang of greasers, or underprivileged teenagers, living on the east side of tulsa, oklahoma. 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.
The outsiders is about two weeks in the life of a 14-year-old boy the novel tells the story of ponyboy curtis and his struggles with right and wrong in a society in which he believes that he is an outsider. It's unfortunate that francis ford coppola's the outsiders opens on the same day as bad boys that makes the contrast all the more dramatic between the high-energy realism of bad boys and coppola's stylized, over-careful, deadening approach to somewhat similar material. The outsiders introduction: the outsiders by s e hinton is an early novel based on two waring juvenile gangs, divided by economical and social background, the lower east side greasers and the upper west side socs the novel is set in 1966 in tulsa, oklahoma. The central theme of the novel is class conflict the greasers are considered outsiders in their community because they live on the wrong side and don't fit in with the socs, a gang of rich kids.
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. This is going against the point of a book review but i reckon the outsiders still has the potential to be a great movie unlike the one that was made back in the day reply december 26, 2012 - 2:46 am andrew. The outsiders and millions of other books are available for instant access view kindle ebook | view audible audiobook enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free kindle app.
Book report the outsiders by: se hinton(new york: puffin books, 1967) the outsider: the outsiders is about two weeks in the life of a 14-year-old boy the novel tells the story of ponyboy curtis and his struggles with right and wrong in a society in which he believes that he is an outsider. The outsiders by: se hinton the outsiders is a book about two social groups that go back and forth about who is better the main characters are ponyboy, johnny, dally, sodapop, two-bit, and darry other characters are cherry, randy, marcia, steve, and bob. Se hinton, a teenager when she wrote the outsiders, at the bungalow in tulsa, okla, that stood in for ponyboy curtis's home in the 1983 film adaptation of the novel.
The outsiders was a really amazing book, although it was sad because the boys didn't have any parents, overall this was a really interesting and nice book. Few books come steeped in an aura as rich as s e hinton's novel the outsiders, which celebrates its 40th anniversary this year at a time when the average young-adult novel was, in. The outsiders by se hinton is set in oklahoma where ponyboy shows you the rough but true reality of society and how stereotypes can affect people physically and emotionally the moral in this book still applies to life today, making it timeless.
In the outsiders, the curtis boys are part of a clique of greasers, lower-income tulsa residents in perpetual conflict with the socials, or socs, the sweater-sporting affluent kids. The outsiders movie review [join your host, john holliday , in the review column a movie a week as he shares his spoiler-free thoughts on our collection of dvd / blu-ray titles] the featured movie isn't really one that gets mentioned when coming of age movies are discussed but in a lot of ways, it's one of the best. The book i have chosen is the the outsiders- by se hinton the author wrote the story when she was just 16 years old, in the 1950s the book was successful, and it was sold, and still being sold, as a young adult's novel there was a movie and plays made about it, and today there are still many. This book teaches kids about prejudice and violence as ponyboy curtis overcomes so it could get too violent and language wasn't too bad, but i trust the school in giving the book to its students.
Se hinton's the outsiders: summary summary introduction in this book analysis, about the book the outsiders by s e hinton i will discuss character and plot development, as well as the setting, the author's style and my opinions about the book. The outsiders was a good book because of the reading level, the action, and the family the reading level was good for me because it was easy to readi liked the action in the book, because there were many fights between social groups. - the outsiders book review the outsiders was written by susan eloise hinton it is one of her most popular books about foolish gang rivalry existing between the socs, the rich kids from the west side of town, and the greasers, the poor kids from the east side. If you haven't read the book or seen the movie, the outsiders is about a group of greaser boys in 1965 oklahoma ponyboy is a quiet, smart orphan being raised by his older brothers, darrel and sodapop.