10 Facts about S.E. Hinton

By: Lily Boovy

Born?

She was born on July 22, 1948 (67yrs.) in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Family?

She is married & she has one child named Nick Inhofe.

Books & other facts

Fact: PonyBoy's gang was inspired by a true life gang

Why she writes books..

She writes books to express her feelings & to stretch her imagination.

Fact: She was trained to be a teacher but decided to become an author because she was to emotionally attatched to the children

Where did outsiders take place?

The book outsiders took place in her hometown buy it does not share that in the book.