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The fault in our stars / John Green.

Green, John, 1977- (author.).
Book Book ([2012])
Description: 318 pages ; 22 cm
Publisher: New York : Dutton Books, [2012]
47 of 71 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
1 of 3 copies available at Danvers.
0 current holds with 71 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Danvers Adult Fiction (2nd Floor) Fic / Green (Text to Phone) Checked out 04/02/2019
Danvers Stairwell (Ground Floor) Green (Text to Phone) Available -
Danvers Stairwell (Ground Floor) Green (Text to Phone) Long Overdue 03/07/2018

  • ISBN: 9780525478812 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0525478817 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1451740832 (PBD)
  • ISBN: 9781451740837 (PBD)
  • ISBN: 9781480649705 (PawPrnts)
  • ISBN: 1480649708 (PawPrnts)
  • Edition: First edition.
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 Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support Group, Hazel's story is about to be completely rewritten.
According to author John Green, The Fault In Our Stars was inspired by his friendship with Esther Earl, who "redefined the process of dying young for me." (December 2012 Good Reads interview, He cautions his readers not to take the novel too literally however, stating that he doesn't "want people conflating Esther with Hazel (they're very different), and it's extremely important to me that I not claim to be telling Esther's story. Esther's story belongs to Esther and to her family." (John Green's tumblr, August 2, 2012 Esther's story is told in the 2014 posthumous memoir This Star Won't Go Out : the Life and Words of Esther Grace Earl.
Target Audience:
Young Adult
Study Program Information:
Accelerated Reader 5.5
Citation: Green, John. "The fault in our stars." New York : Dutton Books, 2012.

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