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.
The struggle of three brothers to stay together after their parent's death and their quest for identity among the conflicting values of their adolescent society.
Number of Pages: 188
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Age Range: Teen
Author: S. E. Hinton
Street Date: April 1, 1967
Item Number (DPCI): 248-35-5212