"We read to know that we are not alone"
Tuesday, January 3, 2012
Author Spotlight~ John Green
John Green is an American Young Adult author. He has won numerous awards and critical acclaim for his books such as Looking For Alaska and Paper Towns.
John Green was born on August 24, 1977 in Indianapolis, Indiana. He graduated from Kenyon College with a double major in English and Religious Studies. His first novel is Looking for Alaska which was published on March 31, 2005.
Here's a list of other notable works of John Green:
An Abundance Of Katherines
Will Grayson, Will Grayson (this one was co-written with David Levithan)
The Fault In Our Stars (Will be released on Jan 10, 2012)
But John Green doesn't only write books. He is also a vlogger. John and his brother Hank Green created the vlog Thevlogbrothers and brotherhood 2.0. They also created nerdfighters. A group dedicated to riding the world of suck. They also organize the annual VidCon. A convention for Youtube.
For more on John Green and his books visit his websites: