by Green, John, 1977-

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Format:
Paperback
ISBN:
9780141345659
Published:
03 January 2013
Publisher:
Penguin
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The perfect gift to give this Mother's Day."I fell in love the way you fall asleep: slowly, then all at once."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.Insightful, bold, irreverent, and raw, The Fault in Our Stars is award-winning author John Green's most ambitious and heartbreaking work yet, brilliantly exploring the funny, thrilling, and tragic business of being alive and in love.** A thought-provoking love story from the New York Times bestselling author of Looking for Alaska, An Abundance of Katherines, Paper Towns and - with David Levithan - Will Grayson, Will Grayson.** John Green has over 1.2 million Twitter followers, and almost 700,000 subscribers to Vlogbrothers, the YouTube channel he created with his brother, Hank. ** The Fault in Our Stars will capture a crossover audience in the same vein as Zadie Smith, David Nicholls' One Day and Before I Die by Jenny Downham. ** 'Electric . . . Filled with staccato bursts of humor and tragedy' - Jodi Picoult** 'A novel of life and death and the people caught in between, The Fault in Our Stars is John Green at his best. You laugh, you cry, and then you come back for more' - Markus Zusak, author of The Book ThiefJohn Green is an award-winning, New York Times bestselling author whose many accolades include the Printz Medal, a Printz Honor, and the Edgar Award. With his brother, Hank, John is one half of the Vlogbrothers (youtube.com/vlogbrothers), one of the most popular online video projects in the world. You can join John's 1.2 million followers on Twitter (@realjohngreen) or visit him online at johngreenbooks.com and fishingboatproceeds.tumblr.com. John lives with his wife and son in Indianapolis, Indiana.

  • The Fault in Our Stars / Drama / Sunday / 12 Jan 2014

    Film special 2014 - Adapted from the book by John Green › Read full review

  • The fault in our stars / Review: children / Spectator / Friday / 29 Nov 2013

    Star Rating: 3 Stars

  • The fault in our stars / Feature / Guardian / Saturday / 25 May 2013

    Guardian Children's Fiction Prize 2013 longlist

    Star Rating: 3 Stars

  • The fault in our stars / Column / Daily Telegraph / Saturday / 04 May 2013

    Column: A child in time - Sophie McKenzie chooses her five favourite contemporary books for teens

    Star Rating: 3 Stars

  • The fault in our stars / Interview / "Sunday Business Post, Ireland" / Sunday / 24 Feb 2013

    Headline: John Green was devastated. His writing career was over before it had even begun.

    Star Rating: 3 Stars