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John Green

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Born
in Indianapolis, The United States
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January 2013


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John Green's first novel, Looking for Alaska, won the 2006 Michael L. Printz Award presented by the American Library Association. His second novel, An Abundance of Katherines, was a 2007 Michael L. Printz Award Honor Book and a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. His next novel, Paper Towns, is a New York Times bestseller and won the Edgar Allen Poe Award for Best YA Mystery. In January 2012, his most recent novel, The Fault in Our Stars, was met with wide critical acclaim, unprecedented in Green's career. The praise included rave reviews in Time Magazine and The New York Times, on NPR, and from award-winning author Markus Zusak. The book also
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Average rating: 4.07 · 5,659,336 ratings · 322,640 reviews · 42 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Fault in Our Stars

4.24 avg rating — 2,940,335 ratings — published 2012 — 265 editions
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Looking for Alaska

4.06 avg rating — 955,701 ratings — published 2005 — 216 editions
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Paper Towns

3.85 avg rating — 751,920 ratings — published 2008 — 210 editions
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An Abundance of Katherines

3.60 avg rating — 393,676 ratings — published 2006 — 132 editions
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Will Grayson, Will Grayson ...

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3.81 avg rating — 293,980 ratings — published 2010 — 101 editions
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Let it Snow

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3.81 avg rating — 90,538 ratings — published 2008 — 95 editions
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Turtles All the Way Down

4.01 avg rating — 184,038 ratings — published 2017 — 95 editions
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Zombicorns (Zombicorns, #1)

3.73 avg rating — 6,319 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
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Looking for Alaska / An Abu...

4.52 avg rating — 4,857 ratings — published 2011
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John Green the Collection: ...

4.56 avg rating — 2,760 ratings — published 2013 — 3 editions
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October 2017, John Green
"Five years after the publication of The Fault in Our Stars, John Green is back with his most personal book yet. "The story is also about a lot of other things—friendship, the presence of the past, parenthood, and so on—but I most wanted to explore what it's like to feel that your self might not actually be yours," he says." ...More

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The Fault In Our Stars (Literature & Fiction)
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Description: Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorgeous plot twist named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support Group, Hazel's story is about to be completely rewritten.

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John Green and 62 other people liked Tanesha's review of Turtles All the Way Down:
Turtles All the Way Down by John Green
"Simply amazing. Can not share any details yet, but I was blown away by Turtles."
John Green made a comment in the group Ask John Green - January 23, 2013Ask John! topic
" Kat (Le Pauvre Cœur) wrote: "Hey John. Did you know that the first time I found out about your book Looking For Alaska, I literally thought it was abo ...more "
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Ballad of the Whiskey Robber by Julian Rubinstein
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Every Love Story Is a Ghost Story by D.T. Max
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Talking Pictures by Ransom Riggs
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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon
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Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
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“As he read, I fell in love the way you fall asleep: slowly, and then all at once.”
John Green, The Fault in Our Stars

“My thoughts are stars I cannot fathom into constellations.”
John Green, The Fault in Our Stars

“Sometimes, you read a book and it fills you with this weird evangelical zeal, and you become convinced that the shattered world will never be put back together unless and until all living humans read the book.”
John Green, The Fault in Our Stars

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Join us on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 for a special discussion with award winning author John Green. John will be discussing his work, including his ...more



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