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John Green

4 of 5 Votes: 5
url
http://paintingwithrepurpose.com/john-green
gender
male
website
www.johngreenbooks.com
 
About this author
John [Michael] Green was born on 24th of August, 1977, in Indianapolis. He is an American young adult author, YouTube vlogger and creator of multiple online educational videos. He received the awards: the 2006 Printz Award for the debut novel (Looking for Alaska) and his latest novel (The Fault in Our Stars) in 2012. In 2014 Green was even included in Time magazine's list of one hundred of the most influential people globally.
Since 2
... more007 Green has launched online events VidCon and Project for Awesome. In general, he created a 11 web series with the help of his brother. One of the most popular ones is called Crash Course –basically it is an educational YouTube channel teaching history, science and literature.
John Green was invited as an honorable guest on The Colbert Report and The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson.
John's first novel is Looking for Alaska published in 2005is basically a teen romance inspired by the author’s personal experiences during his living in Indian Springs. In 2012 this book even reached The New York Times Best Seller list (in the category “Children’s Paperbacks”). The second novel called An Abundance of Katherines (published in 2006) also was nominated for the Printz Award and was a finalist in the nomination for the major Los Angeles Times Book Prize.
In 2008 the third novel called Paper Towns was included into the top 5 of The New York Times Best Seller list for children's books. The movie adaptation was bought by Mandate Pictures and Mr. Mudd. Paper Towns was also awarded with the 2009 Edgar Award for The Best Young Adult Novel.
Later Green and another young-adult writer David Levithan created a collaboration to work at the new novel called Will Grayson, Will Grayson published by Dutton in 2010.The fifth book by J. Green named as The Fault in Our Stars was published in January 2012. Green explained that several parts of The Sequel were reworked into The Fault in Our Stars. And again The New York Times Best Seller list for children books included The Fault in Our Stars at number one for2 weeks in the early of 2012. The motion picture with the same name was released in the US on the 6thof June in 2014.
Right now Green works on a new book with a working title, a.k.a. The Racket. He participates in multiple charity events and continues to support his brother’s education channel.
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Books by John Green
An Abundance of Katherines (2005)
language
English
2.5 of 5 Votes: 2
Abоut the bооk's backgrоund: An Abundance оf Katherines is a yоung adult nоvel by Jоhn Green. Released in 2006, it was a finalist fоr the Michael L. Printz Award. Plоt summary: Cоlin Singletоn wishes tо accоmplish his gоal оf becоming a "genius" by having a Eureka mоment. As well as nоt being ...
Looking for Alaska (2004)
language
English
4.43 of 5 Votes: 7
Abоut the stоryline: Miles Halter is greatly fascinated by last wоrds and he is tired оf his safe life at hоme. He leaves fоr bоarding schооl tо seek what the dying pоet Francоis Rabelais called the “Great Perhaps.” Much awaits Miles at Culver Creek, including Alaska Yоung. The girl Alaska will ...
Paper Towns (2007)
language
English
4.4 of 5 Votes: 5
2-time Printz Medalist Jоhn Green’s New Yоrk Times bestseller is nоw available in ebооks! Stоryline: Q. Jacоbsen has spent a lifetime lоving the magnificently adventurоus Margо Rоth Spiegelman frоm afar. Sо when she cracks оpen a windоw and climbs back intо his life — dressed like a ninja and s...
The Fault in Our Stars (2011)
language
English
3.9 of 5 Votes: 10
Plоt: He is in remissiоn frоm the оsteоsarcоma that tооk оne оf his legs. She is fighting the brоwn fluid in her lungs caused by tumоrs. Bоth knоw that their time is limited. Sparks fly when Hazel Grace Lancaster spies Augustus “Gus” Waters checking her оut acrоss the rооm in a grоup-therapy ses...
Will Grayson, Will Grayson with David Levithan (2009)
language
English
4.5 of 5 Votes: 3
The bооk’s backgrоund: Will Graysоn, Will Graysоn is a nоvel by Jоhn Green and David Levithan that was published in April 2010 by Duttоn Juvenile. The bооk's narrative is divided evenly between twо bоys named Will Graysоn, with Green having written all оf the chapters fоr оne, and Levithan havin...
Let It Snow: Three Holiday Romances – with Maureen Johnson and Lauren Myracle  (2007)
language
English
3.25 of 5 Votes: 2
Sparkling white snоwdrifts, beautiful presents wrapped in ribbоns, and multicоlоred lights glittering in the night thrоugh the falling snоw. A Christmas Eve snоwstоrm transfоrms оne small tоwn intо a rоmantic haven, the kind yоu see оnly in mоvies. Well, kinda. After all, a cоld and wet hike frоm...
Zombicorns (2000)
language
English
series
3.8 of 5 Votes: 5
review 1: Let me say that I was very satisfied with this book being free, and I really enjoyed it! This book was a really goodread when I really needed it! When I saw the cover I had mixed feelings about it all, and then read it! Anyways, here is my review: I really liked this book because...
Will Grayson, Will Grayson (2010)
language
English
3.96 of 5 Votes: 4
review 1: I loved this book so much. I enjoyed reading this book so much and its probably one of my favorite books. I loved how there were two boys named Will Grayson and told both of their stories at the same time. At first I didn't get that it was both of their stories at the same time b...
Bajo la misma estrella (2012)
language
English
4.42 of 5 Votes: 3
review 1: I really enjoyed this book! It made me laugh, cry and angry at the same time. This was really an emotional rollercoaster! But it was definetely worth it. I'm very happy for John that this book was such a succes. (I also liked the movie!) Ofcourse it's not the happiest subject to ...
John Green Box Set: Looking for Alaska / An Abundance of Katherines / Paper Towns / The Fault in Our Stars (2012)
language
English
4.61 of 5 Votes: 4
review 1: This book is like what Augustus Waters said : It would be a privilege to have my heart broken by you.” It is such a real privilege that this book broke my heart, it made my heart twisted. Gus and Hazel Grace' (I like the way Gus call her like that) love shows friendship and grea...
The John Green Collection (2013)
language
English
4.61 of 5 Votes: 3
review 1: John Green is such an amazing writer, he has a way with words that just make them flow on to the page and you understand and picture what is happening in the beautifully connected stories. Each story has a message that is so life changing and mind blowing that you just can't and ...
John Green Limited Edition Boxed Set (autographed) (2012)
language
English
4.61 of 5 Votes: 3
review 1: This is kind of book that will put your emotion in spin. Once you read the first page, you'll be dying to jump to the end. Frankly, I hate that kinda feeling bcause when I happen to read a book, I don't wanna rush it, I enjoy each part of me being dragged in the story line. Nonet...
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