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The author of The Outsiders, S E Hinton, dedicated the book to Jimmy, her cousin, because he was the inspiration for the book. The Outsiders is a story of gang rival, set in 1965 Oklahoma.

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Who is jimmy in The Outsiders?

Jimmy is not a character in 'The Outsiders'. S.E. Hinton dedicated the book to her cousin Jimmy because he was the inspiration for the story.

Who is The Outsiders dedicated to?

"For Jimmy"- - -I read on this one website that S.E. Hinton dedicated her book to her cousin, as stated above, Jimmy. :)

In The Outsiders the author wrote a dedication to Jimmy who is this?

In the dedication the person the book is dedicated to is her cousin

Who is the book The Outsiders decicated to?

The Outsiders is dedicated to Jimmy. It says it in the first few pages of the book before the actual story starts. Your welcome โ˜บ

Who is Jimmy in the book The Outsiders?

Jimmy is her cousin .

Did Jimmy Carter have any monuments dedicated to him?

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Who is jimmy in the dedication of The Outsiders?

S.E hintons cousin. she said so on her website she was fond of her cousin jimmy :)

Why did SE Hinton begin writing 'The Outsiders'?

Answer S.E. Hinton had a friend who went through something like this (being jumped) and S. E. Hinton didn't like it so she thought that if she could publish a book about it or related to it, everyone would know and understand what her friend went through. Her friend's name was Jimmy, and if you look at the book, it is dedicated to Jimmy.

Where is the Jimmy Carter Library?

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Who wrote so far away song?

The song "So Far Away" was made by Avenged Sevenfold and dedicated to Jimmy "The Rev" Sullivan.

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Who were being outsiders in the novel The outsiders?

In The Outsiders, the greasers would be considered the outsiders. They were not popular or thought of as regular members of society.

Was the song a little piece of heaven by avenged sevenfold dedicated to Jimmy Sullivan?

I think he wrote that song.i'm not suree though but i heardd them mention that somewhere.:)

Greek word for outsiders?

Outsiders = τρίτους

Is The Outsiders fiction or nonfiction?

"The Outsiders" is a fictional story.

Genre of the outsiders?

The Outsiders is a drama novel/film.

How old was Patrick swayze in The Outsiders?

He was 24 in The Outsiders.

What is a thesis for The Outsiders?

courage is a main theme of The Outsiders

What is the seting to The Outsiders?

The Outsiders in set in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Who the anthor of The Outsiders?

S.e Hinton was the author of The Outsiders (:

When was The Outsiders In created?

The Outsiders In was created in 1967-01.

Did ancient China like outsiders?

No, they did not trust outsiders .

What was the budget for The Outsiders?

The Production Budget for The Outsiders was $10,000,000.

Where did the outsiders takeplace?

The Outsiders took place in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Who was the auther for The Outsiders?

the auther of the outsiders is h.s hilton .i think.