The Fault in Our Stars

The Fault in Our Stars

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A beautiful foil hardback editon of the multi-million #1 bestseller, now a major motion picture starring Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort. "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 2.6 million Twitter followers, and over 2.1 million subscribers to Vlogbrothers, the YouTube channel he created with his brother, Hank. ** '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 Thief
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Product details

  • 13+
  • Hardback | 336 pages
  • 138 x 204 x 31mm | 418g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Black Edition.
  • 0141359153
  • 9780141359151
  • 206,619

About John Green

John 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, one of the most popular online video projects in the world. You can join John's millions of followers on Twitter (@realjohngreen). John lives with his wife and children in Indianapolis, Indiana.
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CRITICAL ACCLAIM FOR "THE FAULT IN OUR STARS" "Damn near genius . . . "The Fault in Our Stars "is a love story, one of the most genuine and moving ones in recent American fiction, but it's also an existential tragedy of tremendous intelligence and courage and sadness." --Lev Grossman, "TIME" Magazine "This is a book that breaks your heart--not by wearing it down, but by making it bigger until it bursts." --"The Atlantic" "A story about two incandescent kids who will live a long time in the minds of the readers who come to know them.""--People" "Remarkable . . . A pitch-perfect, elegiac comedy.""--USA Today" "A smarter, edgier "Love Story "for the Net Generation.""--Family Circle " "Because we all need to feel first love again. . . . Sixteen-year-old Hazel faces terminal cancer with humor and pluck. But it isn't until she meets Augustus in a support group that she understands how to love or live fully."--Oprah.com, a Best Book selection and one of "5 Books Every Woman Needs to Read Before Her Next Birthday" "[Green's] voice is so compulsively readable that it defies categorization. You will be thankful for the little infinity you spend inside this book."--NPR.org "Hilarious and heartbreaking . . . reminds you that sometimes when life feels like it's ending, it's actually just beginning.""--Parenting "magazine "John Green deftly mixes the profound and the quotidian in this tough, touching valentine to the human spirit.""--The Washington Post " "[Green] shows us true love--two teenagers helping and accepting each other through the most humiliating physical and emotional ordeals--and it is far more romantic than any sunset on the beach." --"New York Times Book Review" "In its every aspect, this novel is a triumph." --"Booklist," starred review "You know, even as you begin the tale of their young romance, that the endo
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2,572,141 ratings
4.25 out of 5 stars
5 53% (1,355,316)
4 28% (726,346)
3 13% (342,588)
2 4% (97,431)
1 2% (50,460)
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