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Why did SE Hinton decide to sign her books SE Hinton?


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2012-04-07 23:17:15
2012-04-07 23:17:15

many people would not read the Outsiders if they knew a woman wrote it. Most people would assume the author was a man if signed with S.E. Hinton.


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Hinton never had books about teenagers, when she was growing up.

S.E Hinton is a very well-known author who wrote a lot of books including: The Outsiders, That Was Then, This Is Now, and others.

No Jodi Piccoult wrote the introduction for one of SE Hintons books

No, SE Hinton is not related to Nigel Hinton.

S.E Hinton stands for Susan Ellan Hinton.

The book The Outsiders is by S.E. Hinton.

SE. Hinton wrote The Outsiders book at the age of16. She got her information from a group at her school, and some research. This book mostly is about teenagers struggles. In school SE. Hinton was a tomboy and played football with the guys. She did not feel that she wanted to be in any group in school. The Greasers do not have the same names as the people in the book though. SE. Hinton is a girl and put the name SE Hinton so that men too would also read the book without knowing it was wrote by a girl. SE. Hinton wrote many other books besides The Outsiders. This is a great book and I personally think that many people should read it!

Eloise. SE Hinton's full name was Susan Eloise Hinton.

SE Hinton started the Outsiders when she was 15 years old. Your welcome โ˜บ

First of all, S.E. Hinton is a female!

Author SE Hinton had one sibling, a younger sister named Beverly.

Hinton says she is a character writer.

se hinton has not died yet she is still alive

answer to s.ehinton questionSome of the known books that S.E. Hinton wrote were... The OutsidersThat was then, this is nowRumble FishTexTaming the Star RunnerHawkes HarborSome of Tim's Storiesbig david little david

SE Hinton goes by that name because her publishers did not want the people who were going to buy it that she was a girl. They thought that the people thought that she wouldn't know how to describe fights, being a girl, so they just put SE Hinton on the book.

Yes, she is still alive.F.Y.I. her name is SE Hinton because she tough that boys would not be interested in reading her book if it was written by a woman

its because S.E. Hinton is a girl and back then boys were only reading books by boys and girls were only reading books by girls and that's kind of how it is still today, and so she used S.E. Hinton so it didnt sound like a girl name and boys would read her book as much as girls would.

She had friends from each gang, but I don't think she preferred one over the other.

S.E. Hinton played the nurse that helped dally in the movie The Outsiders

S.E. Hinton said that Soda goes to Vietnam in the war and dies there.

S. E. Hinton's initials s. e. stand for susan eloise hinton.

Windrixville as mentioned in the outsiders by se hinton is a city in Oklahoma

S.E Hinton was the author, not a character.

It took S.E Hinton 2 years I believe. She wrote her first novel when she was Sixteen.

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