I have been a fan of se hinton since grade school having read all of her novels (way, way back in the day) and thought i would revisit her works with rumble fish not as popular as the outsiders, i always liked rumble fish and even now in my forties can see the brilliant insight hinton has when it comes to adolescence. Se hinton on the book: rumble fish is the book i'm most proud of in a literary way - read it again at age twenty-five it's the easiest to read, the hardest to. The classic ya novel rumble fish, written by celebrated novelist se hinton and immortalized by legendary film maker francis ford coppola, now available as an ebook for the first time.
These are the things that could have replaced the trespassing scene, but overall the book was fast-paced and exciting, just like se hinton's other book, the outsiders report abuse print image. Readers who enjoyed se hinton's much-loved the outsiders usually want to read the rest of her books -- and rumble fish stands as one of her best efforts this spare portrait of a juvenile delinquent who has no desire to better his life lets readers see rusty-james as he cannot see himself. Book review - rumble fish by se hinton our oldest son, max, was assigned the outsiders to read for his high school english class soon after, that prompted us to buy the movie and watch it as a family.
Rumble fish the classic ya novel rumble fish, written by celebrated novelist se hinton and immortalized by legendary film maker francis ford coppola, now available as an ebook for the first time. Title: rumble fish author: se hinton date of publication: 1975 genre: fiction biographical information about the author: se hinton is the author of nine books and has received over 25 awards from those books. In rumble fish, rusty-james has a series of violent and formative experiences in his youth he's stabbed early in the novel, and his brother, motorcycle boy, is shot by police while trying to free. Rumble fish is a 1975 novel for young adults by s e hinton, author of the outsidersit was adapted to film and directed by francis ford coppola in 1983.
Detailed plot synopsis reviews of rumble fish se hinton books note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s) 2 ways to search or. Like hinton's groundbreaking classic the outsiders, rumble fish was adapted into a movie by francis ford coppola and remains as relevant as ever in its exploration of sibling relationships, the importance of role models, and the courage to think independently. S e hinton wrote her first novel, the outsiders, when she was 16 she was the recipient of the ala's first margaret a edwards award, which honors authors whose books have provided young adults with a window through which they can view their world and which will help them to grow and to understand themselves and their role in society. Rated 4 out of 5 by michelinee from another great novel by se hinton #plumreview if you like se hinton's works, then i suggest you read rumble fish date published: 2017-03-19 rated 5 out of 5 by amym from good read classic s e hinton, interesting and tough, and a captivating read. Librarything review user review - elizaking - librarything not as good as i thought it was going to be my sister loves se hinton's books and i thought (with my odd greaser kick lately) that i would try them out and rumble fish just let me down.
I read the book, rumble fish, by se hinton this story is about a boy, named rusty-james, and his brother, the motorcycle boy rusty-james is a fourteen year old boy who grew up in a gang. Rumble fish is a trade paperback from the best-selling author of the outsiders, se hinton, whose novels are as relevant as ever, exploring sibling relationships, the importance of role models, and the courage to think independently. Buy a cheap copy of rumble fish book by se hinton a junior high school boy idolizes his older brother, the coolest, toughest boy in the neighborhood, and wants to be just like him. About s e hinton s e hinton wrote her first novel, the outsiders, when she was 16 she was the recipient of the american library association's first margaret a edwards award, which honors authors whose books have provided young adults with a window through which they.
Rumble fish by s e hinton from the author of the international bestseller the outsiders comes a stylistically superb novel that packs a punch that will leave readers of any age reeling (slj, starred review. Rumble fish is a great book for teens to read it is a book about younger teens joining gangs the main character in the book is rusty-james who is a high school boy that is in a gang and likes to get into fights. I purchased rumble fish to complete my daughter's collection of se hinton novels i read them all as s teenager and was pleased that she enjoyed them just as much as i did highly recommend all of se hintons books.