John Green is one of the most popular writers of the 21st century. John Green is not an ordinary

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John Green is one of the most popular writers of the 21st century. John Green is not an ordinary writer. What makes his books so popular is the transition from sadness to a content normality that teenagers tend to relate to. Greens books tend to relate to the life of some teenagers today. Greens serious subjects such as cancer, suicide, isolation, and self-discovery, they are often full of humor and abnormal facts. For many reasons John Greens books belong in high schools today. John Green was born in Indianapolis, Indiana. For his last three years of high school, he attended Indian Springs School, a boarding school in Indian Springs, Alabama. After graduating, he enrolled at Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio. He majored in English and…show more content…
These videos are a big help to High School students who are studying for a test or missed a lesson in school. John Green likes to writes young adult novels about teenagers trying to figure out their place in the world, mostly teenage boys. Green is a New York Times bestseller for several of his novels. For example The Fault in Our Stars and Looking for Alaska. The Fault in our stars is Greens fourth novel published in January 2012. The novel is narrated by a sixteen-year-old cancer patient named Hazel Grace Lancaster, who is forced by her parents to attend a support group, where she meets and falls in love with the seventeen-year-old Augustus Waters, an ex-basketball player and amputee. The title of this novel originates from Shakespeare's play Julius Caesar, “ The nobleman Cassius says to Brutus, 'The fault, dear Brutus, is not in our stars, But in ourselves, that we are underlings.” The Fault in Our Stars has received several awards, including #1 New York Times bestseller, #1 Wall Street Journal bestseller and many more. His book Looking for Alaska is another New York Times best seller. Miles Halter is fascinated by famous last words–and tired of his safe life at home. He leaves for boarding school to seek what the dying poet Francois Rabelais called the “Great Perhaps.” Much awaits Miles at Culver Creek, including Alaska Young. Clever, funny, screwed-up, and dead sexy, Alaska will pull Miles into her labyrinth and catapult him

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