That Was Then, This is Now

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That Was Then, This is Now

By S. E. Hinton

Penguin Putnam Books for Young Readers, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780140389661, 159pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 1998

Another classic by S.E. Hinton, author of "The Outsiders"

Companion to "The Outsiders," "That Was Then," "This is Now" is S. E. Hinton's moving portrait of the bond between best friends Bryon and Mark and the tensions that develop between them as they begin to grow up and grow apart. This latest edition features bonus material, and, like "The Outsiders," will also maintain the same pagination as the previous edition, making it ideal for continued classroom use.

"A mature, disciplined novel which excites a response in the reader . . . Hard to forget." "The New York Times.

About the Author
S. E. Hinton was the first author to receive the Young Adult Services Division/School Library Journal Award for Life Achievement, and has received numerous other awards and honors. Her gritty and powerful novels have also inspired four major motion pictures. She lives in Tulsa, Oklahoma.