That Was Then This Is Now by S. E. Hinton(Click for more information about the author)
Hinton's followup to the groundbreaking novel, The Outsiders,
this title aims higher in both content and audience.
It is a mature story for more experienced readers,
universally accepted as recommended reading for
high schools across the nation.
Some critics tagged That Was Then This Is Now as "disturbing" and "sometimes ugly," but everyone agrees that the story is "absolutely real and completely unforgettable." Check out this short video teaser to get some clues about what you can expect to find. HINT: Important information is in the background music, so listen while you watch!