Love, Life, and Death in The Fault In Our Stars by John Green

558 WordsJan 31, 20182 Pages
The Fault In Our Stars is an emotionally moving story about love, life and death. The Fault In Our Stars is about a girl named Hazel Grace. Hazel is 16, and forced by her parents to attend support group. At support group Hazel meets Augustus. They become friends, and share their favorite books with each other. Hazel shares her favorite book An Imperial Fliction, and they both wonder about the unsolved ending. Hazel and Augustus fall in love, and go to Amsterdam together to visit the author of An Imperial Fliction. During the end of the trip Augustus informs hazel that his cancer has returned. After that the Fault In Our Stars ends with an unpredictable tragic ending. The central idea of The Fault In Our Stars is about facing obstacles in life and finding ways to overcome them. Hazel and Augustus both have cancer, but they don’t let it stop them from making the best out of their life. They keep moving forward no matter what life throws at them, and they find ways to cope with despair. For example in chapter eight Hazel is upset, so she call Augustus, and tells him that she is upset because “I wants to go to Amsterdam, but I can’t……, and because there is an old abandoned swing set in my yard that my father built for me”. Augustus notifies her that the swing set is 90 percent of the problem. They make a funny add to sell the swing set “Desperately Lonely Swing Set Needs Loving Home”. Throughout the entire story you will find that these friends stay close together in both
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