The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

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Summary: Chp. 1-5 Hazel Grace Lancaster is a seventeen year old girl living with cancer. While she feels that depression is just a side effect of dying, her mother believes that it is a side effect of cancer and makes her go to a weekly support group. Each meeting seemed absolutely the same to her. Until one day where there was a boy staring at her as she entered the support group. His name is Augustus Waters, at the meeting to support his friend Isaac who would soon become blind because of the cancer residing in his eyes. Once the meeting had ended, the handsome Augustus approached Hazel, they introduce themselves and soon she is invited over to his house to watch a movie. Although, he pulls out a cigarette and Hazel freaks out to…show more content…
Augustus was no longer himself at this point. His sickness was taking over and he began feeling like he had no control of himself. He drove himself to get cigarettes but got into a bad situation leading him to call Hazel and end up in the hospital. She had one more good day with him to which his whole family was over and treating him like a baby but she gave him some dignity and treated him like every other day. Chp. 20-25 Hazel discovers that her parents were building a life for themselves so that they would be okay if she died, which excites her. Augustus invites her and Isaac to give him a funeral and read eulogies to him. He died eight days later leaving Hazel heartbroken and only wanting to talk to him. She kisses him on the cheek one last goodbye at his funeral and gives him a pack of cigarettes. Peter shows up at the funeral and Hazel soon discovers that he had a daughter who died at a young age and the main character of the book was an interpretation of her as a teenager. Finally, she finds out that Augustus wrote an ending to the story and sent it to Peter. It mainly explains his love and joy for finding Hazel and finally she feels like she has one last piece of Augustus Waters. Characters: Hazel Grace Lancaster Hazel is a seventeen year old cancer survivor. She is an only child who lives with her parents in Indianapolis. When she was thirteen

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