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The fault in our stars

Author: John Green
Publisher: New York : Dutton Books, [2012] ©2012
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Sixteen-year-old Hazel, a stage IV thyroid cancer patient, has accepted her terminal diagnosis until a chance meeting with a boy at cancer support group forces her to reexamine her perspective on love, loss, and life. 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
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Romance fiction
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Authors' autographs (Provenance)
Love stories
Authors autographs (Provenance)
Fictional Works
Juvenile fiction
Fiction
Named Person: A Andrae
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Green
ISBN: 9780525478812 0525478817 1451740832 9781451740837 9781480649705 1480649708 9780142424179 014242417X 9780141355078 0141355077 9780670077526 0670077526 9780147513731 0147513731
OCLC Number: 738336589
Awards: Winner of Young Reader's Choice Award (Senior/Grades 10-12) 2015
Winner of California Young Reader Medal (Young Adult) 2015
Winner of Garden State Teen Book Award (Fiction (Grades 9-12)) 2015
Winner of Buckeye Children's Book Award (Teen) 2014
Winner of Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Award (Young Adult) 2013
Winner of Virginia Readers Choice Award (High School) 2014
Winner of Keystone to Reading Book Award (High School) 2014
Winner of Georgia Peach Book Award for Teen Readers 2013
Target Audience: Young Adult.
Description: 318 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: John Green.

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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  Read more...
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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 Read more...

 
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There is a FAULT in this star

by $tarlightPa55 (WorldCat user published 2014-06-20) Poor Permalink

Predictable plot.

John Green is crap

I hate this book

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Bittersweet and darkly humorous

by booksonthebeach (WorldCat user published 2012-03-27) Excellent Permalink

I still am not sure how I made it through this achingly funny, poignant book without sobbing. Maybe because most of it really is humorous, even the tragic parts. Dark humor sometimes, true, but witty.

Hazel Grace Lancaster is sixteen years old and slowly dying of cancer when she...
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