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I read The Outsiders by SE Hinton who at age 16 wrote this book The book contains 156 very well written pages The book would probably be placed in the adventure category The book was written on things that SE Hinton experience in her life as a teenager Almost everything that occurs in this book happened to SE as a kid Let me tell you a little more about this bookIn this book the narrator is a boy named Ponyboy Ponyboy is a fourteen year old living at home with his 2 older brothers Ponys parents were killed in a car accident when Pony was a little boy Ponys hair is light-brown He likes to wear it longer than most boys his age His eyes are a greenish-gray color Pony introduces himself in the book by stating he likes being alone He enjoys going to the movies alone because he feels if he takes someone else it is like having someone read over his shoulder In the book Pony has many things that he states that are very thoughtful He says at one time that watching the sunset makes him feel safe and it makes him happy he lives here but at the same time he wonders if the sunset looks the same to other people that dont have the same kind of life he has With everything he states I conclude that Pony is a very thoughtful kid This makes the story quite interesting for what goes onThe Outsiders takes place in a small town probably 5000 to 8000 people in population In the book the setting sets the mood in one scene by having Ponyboy and his friend Johnny sitting in a park on a cold chilly night The wind is howling and you get a sense that something is going to go wrong which is exactly what happens Pony and Johnny are jumped by a car-full of socs Action is triggered when
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