‘Tis the season for fun Holiday reads! I meant to read Let it Snow last winter but unfortunately never got a chance. So when December approached this time around, I just knew this would be a must read! Let it Snow is made up of three short stories by three authors – John… Read more »
Author: John Green
John Green's first novel, Looking for Alaska, won the 2006 Michael L. Printz Award presented by the American Library Association. His second novel, An Abundance of Katherines, was a 2007 Michael L. Printz Award Honor Book and a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. His next novel, Paper Towns, is a New York Times bestseller and won the Edgar Allen Poe Award for Best YA Mystery. In January 2012, his most recent novel, The Fault in Our Stars, was met with wide critical acclaim, unprecedented in Green's career. The praise included rave reviews in Time Magazine and The New York Times, on NPR, and from award-winning author Markus Zusak. The book also topped the New York Times Children's Paperback Bestseller list for several weeks. Green has also coauthored a book with David Levithan called Will Grayson, Will Grayson, published in 2010. The film rights for all his books, with the exception of Will Grayson Will Grayson, have been optioned to major Hollywood Studios.
In 2007, John and his brother Hank were the hosts of a popular internet blog, "Brotherhood 2.0," where they discussed their lives, books and current events every day for a year except for weekends and holidays. They still keep a video blog, now called "The Vlog Brothers," which can be found on the Nerdfighters website.
Will Grayson, Will Grayson was the choice for our August book club meeting. As a huge fan of John Green’s The Fault in Our Stars as well as a couple collabs David Levithan had previously written with other authors, I couldn’t wait to see what they could do together! My initial reaction from… Read more »