Barr and drawn by Jim Aparo. We learn that Ponyboy and his brothers lost their parents recently in a car accident. They are both smart and like poetry and sunsets. Summary The Outsiders is narrated by the main character, Ponyboy Curtis. He is twenty-years-old, and works two jobs in order to support his younger brothers.
A rumble between gangs is vividly described, but is mild compared with the gore teens encounter in media today. Roy Harper is saved by from , and was sent to when it was reformed. They just use Tim's gang as backup when they need them--although Dally and Tim are close. Johnny decides to turn himself in, but the boys then notice that the church has caught on fire and several children are trapped inside. He also describes the relationships between his gang members, and the relationships within his own family. Building on prior knowledge to achieve mastery level with our students is important. A physically intimidating man known as the Butcher leads the Axe Clan.
Like the other Greasers, Ponyboy's hair is on the long side. He doesn't like anything about Buck, including his taste in music. So, turns out, the story we've been reading is really Ponyboy's English homework. Bob wears several rings on his hands and he uses them to beat Johnny very badly. He works two jobs to hold the family together. Sandy leaves Sodapop and moves to Florida.
Batman: The Brave and the Bold. He is ''movie star handsome'' and easy-going. Student Instructions Create a plot diagram for an original story that takes ideas from The Outsiders. Reference to Literature Throughout the novel the author uses to literature such as Gone With the Wind and Great Expectations. Series publication information Schedule Monthly Format Genre Publication date vol.
Barr, with most issues penciled by. He lived as a serious criminal in New York City for a while. However, his English teacher says he will pass him if he writes a decent essay. He wants to marry his girlfriend Sandy, even when he finds out she is pregnant by another man, but she rejects him. Dally looks for trouble and does not care about anyone, except Johnny. The Socs Cherry Valance is Bob's girlfriend. He also says that the Greasers and Socs have agreed to settle their turf war with a major rumble.
Ponyboy is relatively unscathed and spends a short time in the hospital. Bourassa: Forager is a lot of fun. He had gray eyes and a wide grin, and he couldn't stop making funny remarks to save his life. He is sixteen-years-old, and has a close relationship with Ponyboy. He and Black Lightning traveled to Markovia to free captive from who killed the country's ruler, King Viktor. Tim is likable, but his gang is violent and more uncontrollable than Ponyboy's.
Steve is a seventeen-year-old greaser who works with Sodapop at the gas station. After Bob dies, Randy wants the fighting to stop forever. Sherri Cherry Valance A cheerleader and the girlfriend of Bob, the Soc who is killed. While trying to stop Jardine's unauthorized space-shot in South America, Metamorpho is blasted into space and is forced to escape from the where seemingly-brainwashed astronauts from around the world are building a giant weapon. It was the principle of the thing.
Ponyboy and Johnny find Dally, who gives them money and a loaded gun and tells them to hide in an abandoned church. In the first series, they were re-imagined by the show creators as teenage versions of , and the former two have new outfits. Pony likes him because he is both funny and realistic. Ponyboy returns to school, but his grades drop. She now has abilities similar to Halo's, calls herself Spectra and joins with Dervish and Windfall. When Dally comes to get them, he reveals that the fights between the rival groups have exploded in intensity since Bob's death. Dallas does, but leaves in a huff.