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The Fault in Our Stars

Green, John (Book - 2012 )
Average Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5.
The Fault in Our Stars
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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.
Authors: Green, John, 1977-
Title: The fault in our stars
Publisher: New York : Dutton Books, c2012.
Characteristics: 318 p. ;,22 cm.
Summary: 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.
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ISBN: 9780525478812
Statement of Responsibility: John Green
Subject Headings: Cancer Fiction. Terminally ill Fiction. Love Fiction. Cancer in adolescence Juvenile fiction. Terminally ill Juvenile fiction. Terminally ill children Juvenile fiction. Love stories. Young women Conduct of life Juvenile fiction. Conduct of life Juvenile fiction. Friendship Juvenile fiction. Sick Juvenile fiction. Physicians Juvenile fiction. Youth Death Juvenile fiction.
Genre/Form: Dust jackets (Bindings)-2012.
Authors' autographs (Provenance)-Green-2012.
Topical Term: Cancer
Terminally ill
Love
Cancer in adolescence
Terminally ill
Terminally ill children
Love stories.
Young women
Conduct of life
Friendship
Sick
Physicians
Youth
LCCN: 2011045783
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List - Books I've read! by: Johna A Large Oct 04, 2012

I laughed, I cried. Count on John Green for a heartfelt read.


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I feel like John Green lacks new content or fresh material.His book are based on the same things.A Nerdy Teenage Girl with thoughts and vocabulary teens don't use.I like how John Green says this isn't a cancer book because cancer book sucks.However this revolves around cancer itself.Hazel and Gus are the living side effects but the things is:If you take the cancer away you get two dull teens.Just think if Hazel and Gus didn't have cancer we would have lifeless characters.So in a sense this is a cancer book.

Jul 31, 2014
  • anna7066 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

love this book

Jul 31, 2014
  • ehuang0811 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

This book is so beautiful. I think because it's such a beautiful story, that it hurts so much!

This was the best and saddest book ever! It was SO good and I love the author so much. I recommend this book to EVERYONE! This book has a good storyline and I love how you get to attached to the characters so quickly. Please read this!!!

Jul 30, 2014
  • Horse_lover23 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

This is by far one of my favorite books I have ever read. You can connect with the characters . Green has a well developed plot with relateable content.

Jul 29, 2014
  • randomlyreading rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

This book was very well written and the characters well developed, but I felt that the overall plot was a bit lacking.

For the most part, it was extremely predictable, depressing and at times even boring. To be honest, I had some trouble finishing it.

Overall this book was just meh.

Jul 29, 2014
  • runner_chick rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Loved this book!! It had me both laughing and crying. Characters and plot are amazing.

Jul 29, 2014
  • red_crocodile_191 rated this: 1 stars out of 5.

"it was moving."
"It was heart wrenching"
"It was amazing." They told me.
However, this book does not live up to its reviews. It is overated and boring. Its not even sad, just about a boy and girl who die of cancer together then have sex in the end. No point. Oh then the boy dies. Not a book worth reading unless your a teen girl who wants to read a "sad" chick flick.

Jul 24, 2014
  • sdceng1 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

This book is amazing , I love it very much and it was so emotional . Best romance book ever .

John Green has really reached the top with his successful novel "The fault in our stars" and understandably so.

The book throws you into the life of a cancer patient named Hazel after she meets a handsome young amputee named Augustus. This story is fairly predictable but still very enjoyable as the author finds ways to involve you in the story.

Inspiring and heartbreaking, The Fault in Our Stars is a MUST READ for any teenager with a passion for books.

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Jul 30, 2014
  • AdrianaPaola rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

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Jul 21, 2014
  • books_are_portals rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

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Jul 18, 2014
  • qzhou123 rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

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Pretty_in_Pink thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 13 and 11

Jul 17, 2014
  • TahneeWaddle rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

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Jul 21, 2014
  • Kaylenp1006 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

A girl with cancer meets a boy who also has cancer. They gone on this marvelous adventure together.

Jul 14, 2014
  • SupahHotFire rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

This is a romantic, but very real and heart breaking story. It will bring you to tears. You have Hazel then you have Gus. Hazel has cancer. Gus is in "remission". They are in love. There the perfect couple.Until you hit the reality that they have both have cancer. If you want to know what happens to this young couple you will have to read the book to find out.

Hazel Grace expects to die of cancer. At a support group she meets a guy called Augustus Waters. He makes her life better and they fall in love. Then Augustus' cancer comes back and Hazel is scared for them. What will happen? Find out in The Fault In Our Stars

Jul 14, 2014
  • Katherine2003 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Hazel has a type of lung cancer. After meeting Augustus at a support group, Augustus and her fall in love. But they're in for a roller coaster of emotions as they battle their cancer.

Jul 11, 2014
  • camo_commander rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Review for the fault in our stars- hailey caton

The fault in our stars is a sad cancer story and an excellent love story but it is not any ordinary cancer book. In the Fault in our stars we follow Hazel Grace Lancaster and Augustus waters on an exciting journey of their love. Augustus is in love with hazel but hazel says she is a grenade and doesn’t want to get too close to Augustus. What will happen when Hazel finally falls for Augustus and one of them has bad news?
I thought this was a great book because it tells a really good story that is hard for me to categorize in any type of book genre. The Fault in Our stars maybe a cancer book but it is not an ordinary cancer book its an extraordinary cancer book with a great tale of love and an exciting mini adventure packed in one book and told in about 526 pages.

This is a very good book. A little bit of a twist on a teen love story. Watch out for the sexual references, cursing and the sexual scenes. Otherwise very well written.

Jul 05, 2014
  • sgranvil rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

This is a magnificent love story about two teens with cancer.
It is all about how Hazel Grace Lancaster and Augustus Waters spend their time together as they fall in love.
Through ups and downs and terrifying trips to the ER they are hopefuls.
It shows that just because you have cancer, doesn't mean you are a useless game piece on the board of life.
This story will captivate you from beginning to end, as you experience the roller coaster ride that is their lives.
It is a must read for all.

Jul 04, 2014
  • 22950008513780 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Hazel Grace knows she is nothing if not terminal. Then she meets Augustus Waters and falls in love. She then realizes that some infinites are bigger then other infinites.

Jun 27, 2014
  • ryansavage rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

This heartwarming, yet heartbreaking story displays the beauty of true love, with an extremely sad twist at the end.

Jun 25, 2014
  • The_Snow_Man rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

A heartwarming story about finding love in dark times, The Fault in Our Stars explores the life of Hazel Grace. Hazel, who suffers from cancer, attends a cancer support group weekly, where she meets Augustus Waters. Hazel and Augustus quickly become friends but will their friendship survive and potentially become something more in the face of hardship?

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Jul 04, 2014
  • 22950008513780 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Frightening or Intense Scenes: talks about cancer and death

Jul 04, 2014
  • 22950008513780 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Sexual Content: some teen sex and sexual jokes

Jul 04, 2014
  • 22950008513780 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Coarse Language: some swearing but most teens will already be accustomed to that.

Frightening or Intense Scenes: Cancer and death. 10/10 WILL RIP OUT UR HEART

Sexual Content: Jokes and a vague love scene- safe though. 3/10

Coarse Language: S**t is used as well as b***h a** and the f word once in understandable circumstances. 5/10

Jun 23, 2014
  • runner_chick rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Sexual Content: Teen sex

Jun 23, 2014
  • runner_chick rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Coarse Language: Some Swearing

Jun 21, 2014
  • SkylarkShadow rated this: 2 stars out of 5.

Sexual Content: Teen sex

Jun 21, 2014
  • SkylarkShadow rated this: 2 stars out of 5.

Coarse Language: Some swearing

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Jul 25, 2014
  • rastadana rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

Okay

"Sir, there's no smoking on this plane-- or any plane."

"It's a metaphor- he puts the killing thing between his teeth but he doesn't give it the power to kill him."

"Well that metaphor isn't allowed on this flight today."

"I fell in love with him the way you fall asleep...
slowly, then all at once."

"That's the thing about pain. It demands to be felt."

"You don't get to choose if you get hurt in this world...
but you do have some say in who hurts you.
I like my choices."

Jul 23, 2014
  • anj_30 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

"I fell in love with him the way you sleep, slowly then all at once"

Jul 21, 2014
  • books_are_portals rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

"That's the thing about pain. It demands to be felt."

Jul 21, 2014
  • Kaylenp1006 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

"Okay? Okay."

Jul 21, 2014
  • SpringAltman rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Without pain, we wouldn't know joy

Jul 21, 2014
  • blue_dog_9600 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

"some infinities are bigger than other infinities" Peter Van Houten

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Official Movie Trailer

The Fault on Our Stars film trailer

Fault in Our Stars book trailer

Created by the JCL DeSoto Booktrailer Club.

Jul 20, 2012
  • Draw rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

[Book Trailer] The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

Book trailer by "PenguinYoungReaders" or "Penguin teen", song is "Permafrost" by Laurena Segura. Okay? Okay.

Jun 28, 2012
  • PeculiarLeah rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Reading Chapter One of The Fault in Our Stars

John Green: author of TFiOS and co-creator of the Vlogbrothers on youtube reads the first chapter of his newest book #TFiOS #ThisStarWon'tGoOut

Jun 28, 2012
  • pscho rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

John Green interviewed about Fault in the Stars

Nice long interview with the author.

Mar 07, 2012
  • BPLNextBestTeens rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

John Green reading Chapter One

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