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 did most of
the work when she was 16 and a juni...
Mar 13, 2014 ... In fact in the 1980s in Ohio the book was banned from public school systems ...
S.E. Hinton's book The Outsiders has also been challenged and ...
The novel “The Outsiders” has been banned from some schools and public
libraries because of its portrayal of gang violence, strong language, family ...
Apr 29, 2015 ... The Outsiders was a controversial book at the time of its publication and is ... 
This book has been banned from some schools and libraries ...
Sep 29, 2010 ... It blows my mind that people want to ban The Outsiders. Sure, it's ... I also taught
this book when I was a middle school language arts teacher.
The Outsiders. 2001. Challenged at Eleanor's (WV) George Washington Middle
School due to objections to the focus on gangs and gang fights. Held at Marshall
The question is asked the wrong way. Not why shouldn't it be banned, but why
should it? ... Why is "The Outsiders" banned in schools? Why are a large number
Sep 24, 2011 ... But I don't see where it should be banned. In fact, in this case, I think it should be
taught in schools. This novel makes the important point that no ...
Sep 28, 2012 ... I read The Outsiders for the first time when I was in seventh grade, listening to an
audio book and following along in a school copy of the book.
May 18, 2015 ... Some book titles find themselves on a banned book list for a reason that seems ...
Should The Outsiders be banned from schools or libraries?