"The Fault in Our Stars" Readalikes
With his trademark brilliant wit and heart-stopping emotional honesty, the Printz Medal-winning author of Looking for Alaska returns with a novel about a teenage girl who has mysteriously vanished, and the boy who looks for her by following the clues she left behind just for him.
This is the story of what it's like to grow up in high school. More intimate than a diary, Charlie's letters are singular and unique, hilarious and devastating. We may not know where he lives. We may not know to whom he is writing. All we know is the world he shares.
August Pullman is not an ordinary ten-year-old kid. Sure, he's a huge Star Wars fan, he loves his dog, and he's got a pretty good sense of humor. But August was born with a craniofacial abnormality — a genetic defect that caused his facial features to be severely deformed. His life has never been "normal."
2013 Printz Honor Book
2013 Pura Belpre Author Award Winner
2013 Stonewall Book Award Winner
Clay Jensen connects with his secret crush and is dismissed by her on the same night. Weeks later she takes her own life. He can't make any sense of her actions or what role he played in them until he listens to the audiotapes she made detailing the events that led to her suicide.