John Green

author of The Fault in our Stars and other books

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About the Author

John Green is an American author of young adult fiction. He was born on August 24, 1977 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. He has a YouTube channel with his brother, Hank Green. They're called the "vlogbrothers". He has wrote seven books including The Fault in Our Stars. His books have been published in more than a dozen languages.

Books Green has written:

  • Looking for Alaska (2005)
  • An Abundance of Katherines (2006)
  • Let it Snow: Three Holiday Romances (2008)
  • Paper Towns (2008)
  • Will Grayson, Will Grayson (2010)
  • The Fault in Our Stars (2012)

John Green & Hank Green

John Green and his brother, Hank Green, have a YouTube channel called the "vlogbrothers". They started their YouTube channel on January 1,2007. The "Project Brotherhood" was the first video they uploaded, which was inspired by the "the show with Zefrank".

Interesting Fact

John Green was working at as a student chaplain in a hospital shortly after he graduated from college. After working there he got inspired to write his book, The Fault in Our Stars. His book was published in 2012. Later on it was made into a movie on 2014.

Awards Won:

John Green has won several awards throughout his career:
  • 2006 recipient of Michael L. Printz Award
  • 2009 Edgar Award winner
  • 2010 Corine Literature Prize
  • 2012 Indiana Authors Award
  • 2013 Children's Choice Book Awards
  • 2013 Los Angeles Times Book Prize
  • 2014 mtvU Fandom Awards

Books in KHS Library

The call letters are "GRE", meaning you can find most of John Green's books in the Non-fiction section under the letter G.