New York Times Best Selling Author
“I enjoy writing about people falling in love, probably because I think the first time you fall in love is the first time that you have to figure out how you're going to orient your life. What are you going to value? What's going to be most important to you? And I think that's really interesting to write about.”
Choices and Results
In His/Her Words
Words for Him/Her
“Looking For Alaska' by John Green is a very great book. I feel like every teenage girl says John Green's 'Fault In Our Stars,' but 'Looking For Alaska' is better.” -Alessia Cara
“John Green was on the set of 'The Fault In Our Stars' the entire time, which is amazing! Wouldn't you want John Green on set the entire time?” -Gayle Forman
1. "John Green." Authors and Artists for Young Adults. Vol. 82. Detroit: Gale, 2010. Biography in Context. Web. 4 May 2016.
This website gives me information on Green's early life.
2. "John Green" Gale Biography in Context. Detroit: Gale, 2011. Biography in Context. Web. 6 May 2016.
This is a picture of John Green. It shows me what he looks like.
This is Gayle Forman's quote. She talked about how amazing John Green would be on set of a movie.
Alessia Cara said that "Looking for Alaska" was better than "The Fault in Our Stars"
This is John Green's official website and tells me why he started to write books.
6. "John Green." The Writer's Directory. Detroit: St. James Press, 2015. Biography in Context: Web. 9 May 2016.
This biography tells me what jobs Green had before he started writing.
7. Hull, Nancy. "The Fault in Our Stars." The Christian Century 129.25 (2012): 24+ Biography in Context: Web. 9 May 2016
This is an academic journal that gives me a brief summary of 'The Fault in Our Stars".
8. Malone, Clare, and Amelia Thomson-Deveaux. "In the outsiders' club: the Fault In Our Stars writer John Green has built an avid Internet following with pep talks on how to be good." The American Prospect 25.4 (2014): 78+. Biography in Context: Web. 9 May 2016
This is an academic journal that tells me that The Fault in our Stars turned into a movie.
John Green's official website gives me information on things like where he lives/ lived and when he was born.
10."John Green." Contemporary Authors Online. Detroit: Gale, 2015. Biography in Context: Web. 9 May 2016
This website gives me a great summary on all of John Green's books.