Paper Towns

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Penguin, 2009 - 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
  When Margo Roth Spiegelman beckons Quentin Jacobsen in the middle of the night—dressed like a ninja and plotting an ingenious campaign of revenge—he follows her. Margo’s always planned extravagantly, and, until now, she’s always planned solo. After a lifetime of loving Margo from afar, things are finally looking up for Q . . . until day breaks and she has vanished. Always an enigma, Margo has now become a mystery. But there are clues. And they’re for Q.

Printz Medalist John Green returns with the trademark brilliant wit and heart-stopping emotional honesty that have inspired a new generation of readers.
 

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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
25
Section 2
46
Section 3
53
Section 4
59
Section 5
69
Section 6
80
Section 7
94
Section 8
118
Section 11
136
Section 12
142
Section 13
209
Section 14
243
Section 15
315
Section 16
326
Section 17
327
Section 18
328

Section 9
126
Section 10
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About the author (2009)

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. John was selected by TIME magazine as one of the 100 Most Influential People in the World. 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 (fishingboatproceeds.tumblr.com) or visit him online at johngreenbooks.com.

John lives with his family in Indianapolis, Indiana.

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