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In the book "The Outsiders" what was johnny's relationship with his parents...

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ben10 | Student, Grade 9 | eNotes Newbie

Posted October 10, 2007 at 4:58 AM via web

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In the book "The Outsiders" what was johnny's relationship with his parents like?

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renelane | High School Teacher | (Level 3) Educator

Posted October 30, 2007 at 2:36 AM (Answer #2)

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Johnny is beaten by his father, a drunk, and ignored by his mother. Johnny stays around for his friends, the adult world has no use for him. Even his teachers think he is ignorant.

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miss-brit | Student, Grade 9 | Honors

Posted February 16, 2008 at 10:32 PM (Answer #3)

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did you read the book.??

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