Ponyboy lives in the East side of town in Oklahoma, He has two brothers and his parents died in a car crash. He is part of a gang with his buddies
Ponyboy and his friend johnny try to escape town, Ponyboy was getting drowned johnny killed a Soc called bob and the Socs ran away.
Johnny and Pony escaped to Windrixville, where they lived in a abandoned church. Some children were having a field trip and the church burns down. Johnny gets his back broken while saving the children
The Rumble begins greasers and the Socs fight. Greasers win but they broke one of the rules, No weapons, a gang brought a old tube secretly.
Johnny dies and Dally gets shot by the police. Everyone goes home sad, Johnny's death was written on the newspaper
Ponyboy has struggles in school to fix them he writes a book.