The Fault in Our Stars

John Green

“Luminous.”

-Entertainment Weekly

“A pitch-perfect, elegiac comedy…it will linger long and hard in the minds of teens and former teens.”

-USA Today

Does Hazel beat her cancer? Does her relationship last? You will have to read The Fault in Our Stars to find out!

Setting

Most of the book takes place in Amsterdam. Three important locations are: Augustus's house, Hazel's house, and the support group center. The novel is written in present day.

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Summary

The Fault In Our Stars is a book about a young teenage girl who has been diagnosed with lung cancer and attends a cancer support group. Hazel is 16 and is hates to go to the support group, but she soon realises that it was a good idea. Hazel meets a young boy named Augustus Waters. He is very charming. Augustus has had osteosarcoma, a rare form of bone cancer but got undiagnosed recently. Hazel and Augustus start to love, hate, and be friends throughout the book and it's a rollercoaster of emotions. They travel to Amsterdam to find Peter Van Houten the author of An Imperial Affliction. While on their trip Augustus says news to Hazel and both of their worlds fall apart around them.

Trailer for The Book

The Fault in Our Stars Book Trailer

About the Author

John Green was born on August 24, 1977, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. His awards are Michael L. Printz Award (twice); Edgar Award for Best Young Adult Novel; ture; Corine Literature Prize. Green grew up in Orlando, Florida, before attending Indian Springs School, a boarding and day school outside of Birmingham, Alabama. He graduated from Kenyon College in 2000 with a double major in English and Religious Studies. Green lived for several years in Chicago. Green currently resides in Indianapolis, Indiana with his wife, Sarah, his son Henry, and his dog, a West Highland Terrier, named Willy (full name Fireball Wilson Roberts).

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She is a student at Park View Middle School in Mukwonago. The Fault in Our Stars is a novel that she loved reading. She relates to the book easy.