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S.E. Hinton

The Outsiders author on 50th anniversary: 'I could never be that un-self-conscious again'

Next year, The Outsiders, S.E. Hinton’s classic novel of Greasers and Socs — which she published at the unbelievably young age of 16 — is celebrating its 50th anniversary. Fortunately, “Nothing gold can stay” doesn’t apply to great literature.

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On the Books: Debut novel bought by Scott Rudin finds publisher for a $2 million contract

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A first-time novelist struck gold with a staggering publishing deal, as well as a film in the works. Meanwhile, Malala Yousafzai’s book has unsurprisingly been banned in Pakistan, and stateside, the U.S. Postal Service worked out a deal with Amazon to deliver packages on Sundays. Read on for more book news:

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