Paper Towns

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Penguin, 2008 - Juvenile Fiction - 305 pages
From the #1 bestselling author of The Fault in Our Stars

Winner of the Edgar Award for Best Young Adult Mystery
New York Times bestseller
USA Today bestseller
Publishers Weekly bestseller
Quentin Jacobsen has spent a lifetime loving the magnificently adventurous Margo Roth Spiegelman from afar. So when she cracks open a window and climbs back in the middle of the night?dressed like a ninja and summoning him for an ingenious campaign of revenge?he follows.

After their all-nighter ends, and a new day breaks, Q arrives at school to discover that Margo, always an enigma, has now become a mystery. But Q soon learns that there are clues--and they're for him. Urged down a disconnected path, the closer he gets, the less Q sees the girl he thought he knew.

Bestselling author and Printz Medalist John Green's brilliant wit and searing emotional honesty have inspired a new generation of readers.

 

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User Review  - fingerpost - LibraryThing

John Green writes exceptionally well. This book, which had numerous weaknesses, was still a fun read for the most part, just because he tells a story so well. But still, this story had some problems ... Read full review

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I found this John Green novel better than The Fault in our Stars. The teens seemed more characteristically teen-like. I love that his characters are smart and usually a bit nerdish. His fast-paced ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
3
Section 2
11
Section 3
25
Section 4
53
Section 5
59
Section 6
69
Section 7
85
Section 8
94
Section 11
142
Section 12
218
Section 13
243
Section 14
246
Section 15
266
Section 16
273
Section 17
274
Section 18
275

Section 9
100
Section 10
131
Section 19
276
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About the author (2008)

John Green is the award-winning, #1 bestselling author of Looking for Alaska, An Abundance of Katherines, Paper Towns, Will Grayson, Will Grayson (with David Levithan), and The Fault in Our Stars. His many accolades include the Printz Medal, a Printz Honor, and the Edgar Award. He has twice been a finalist for the LA Times Book Prize. With his brother, Hank, John is one half of the Vlogbrothers (youtube.com/vlogbrothers), one of the most popular online video projects in the world. You can join the millions who follow John on Twitter (@realjohngreen) and tumblr (fshingboatproceeds.tumblr.com) or visit him online at johngreenbooks.com. John lives with his family in Indianapolis, Indiana.

David Levithan is an award-winning and New York Times-bestselling author of many books for teens, including Boy Meets BoyWide Awake,  Love Is the Higher Law, and (with Rachel Cohn) Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist. He also works as an editor and, in his free time, takes way too many pictures. He lives in New Jersey. www.davidlevithan.com