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John Green

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John Green's first novel, Looking for Alaska, won the 2006 Michael L. Printz Award presented by the American Library Association. His second novel, An Abundance of Katherines, was a 2007 Michael L. Printz Award Honor Book and a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. His next novel, Paper Towns, is a New York Times bestseller and won the Edgar Allen Poe Award for Best YA Mystery. In January 2012, his most recent novel, The Fault in Our Stars, was met with wide critical acclaim, unprecedented in Green's career. The praise included rave reviews in Time Magazine and The New York Times, on NPR, and from award-winning author Markus Zusak. The book also
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In which John Green pauses, five years after the Affordable Care Act was signed into law, to consider what we know so far about the law's effectiveness and repercussions. I also look at health care in the United States more generally, and the limited scope of the Affordable Care Act relative to the size of the overall health care system in the U.S.

I got a ton of help from Aaron Carroll, who h...

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The Fault in Our Stars
4.39 of 5 stars 4.39 avg rating — 1,399,321 ratings — published 2012 — 184 editions
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Looking for Alaska
4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 520,424 ratings — published 2005 — 126 editions
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Paper Towns
4.03 of 5 stars 4.03 avg rating — 342,611 ratings — published 2008 — 95 editions
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An Abundance of Katherines
3.74 of 5 stars 3.74 avg rating — 210,861 ratings — published 2006 — 75 editions
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Will Grayson, Will Grayson
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3.93 of 5 stars 3.93 avg rating — 150,549 ratings — published 2010 — 54 editions
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Let It Snow
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3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 44,384 ratings — published 2008 — 38 editions
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Zombicorns (Zombicorns, #1)
3.79 of 5 stars 3.79 avg rating — 5,083 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
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John Green Box Set: Looking...
4.6 of 5 stars 4.60 avg rating — 3,543 ratings — published 2012 — 9 editions
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The John Green eSampler
4.52 of 5 stars 4.52 avg rating — 1,859 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
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John Green - The Collection
4.65 of 5 stars 4.65 avg rating — 929 ratings — published 2013
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Description: Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorgeous plot twist named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support Group, Hazel's story is about to be completely rewritten.

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“As he read, I fell in love the way you fall asleep: slowly, and then all at once.”
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“My thoughts are stars I cannot fathom into constellations.”
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“Sometimes, you read a book and it fills you with this weird evangelical zeal, and you become convinced that the shattered world will never be put back together unless and until all living humans read the book.”
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