Top 10 Books by John Green

 

If you are a fan of the young adult fiction genre, then, “The Fault In Our Stars” by John Green is sure to be on your favorites list. It is indeed a john green best book and was also adapted into a movie in the year 2014. John Green was born in Indianapolis in the year 1971 and is a famous American author, writer, producer, actor and a vlogger who dons several hats with ease. Here is a list of the best john green books in order, which are also the top 10 books by john green.

 

The Fault In Our Stars

The heartbreaking story revolves around the life of Hazel, who is a cancer patient. Her life takes an interesting turn when she meets Augustus Waters, in a Cancer Support Group. What follows is a beautiful and irreverent love story of two people who are madly in love with each other.

Read it For:
The hilarious yet heartbreaking love story is a beauty in its own and will leave you completely heartbroken and emotional.
Don't Read it For:
Emotionally draining.
What makes this book stand out?:
It will make you cry, smile and almost make you experience multiple emotions all at the same time.

Looking for Alaska

The life of Miles “Pudge” Halter, drastically changes when he decides to leave his boring boarding school and do something absolutely crazy and fun. This is when he meets, Alaska Young, who is just the opposite of his life at the boarding school. She is fun, vivacious and utterly fascinating that makes him fall in love with her.

Read it For:
The alluring storyline with a perfectly fit melody, makes this novel a winner. This book is one of the first john green books to be published and won the 2006 Michael L. Printz Award along with being on the number four on the New York Times bestseller list for Young Adult Paperback.
Don't Read it For:
Not ideal for children
What makes this book stand out?:
The author has beautifully covered all facets of one’s life from childhood to adolescence to adulthood in the most creative and compelling manner possible, which makes it difficult for us to keep the book down.

Paper Towns

When mystery surrounds Margo Roth Spiegelman, who once was an enigma, everyone including her lover Quentin Jacobsen starts to doubt her, who is now confused as in who the real Margo is?

Read it For:
John Green is known for creating iconic characters, and Margo Roth Spiegelman is one such character who is adventurous, funny and also weirdly mysterious.
Don't Read it For:
It’s an off the beat novel and not ideal for the ones who enjoy fantasies.
What makes this book stand out?:
A beautifully written story with the right amount of humour, romance and emotions make it one of John Green popular novels.

An Abundance of Katherines

A boy comes up with an unusual theory that all his girlfriends were named Katherine and that almost nineteen Katherines broke his heart and dumped him. He is heartbroken and sulks at his room for days together.

Read it For:
Dialogues are exceptionally written which makes the story even more engaging and interesting. The dialogues between Hassan and Colin are incredibly funny which sets the tone right.
Don't Read it For:
Predictable at a few places
What makes this book stand out?:
Impeccable characterizations and hilarious dialogues are what makes this book a complete stand out. Every conversation written in this book seems highly relatable which helps a reader relate to the character and the story with ease.
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Turtles All The Way Down

It is a quintessential John green novel which tells the story of Aza, a sixteen-year-old girl, who with her best friend, Daisy, decide to investigate the life and mystery of fugitive billionaire Russell Pickett.

Read it For:
The highly engaging investigative encounters of Aza and Daisy is well written with appropriate dialogues in apt settings.
Don't Read it For:
The plot can get a bit tricky.
What makes this book stand out?:
This intelligently written novel is a sure winner and is one of john green best sellers. A rare story, this novel will surely make you want to read it again and again.

Will Grayson, Will Grayson

The story is about two teenage boys who are both named Will Grayson. Although their names are similar, there’s nothing similar between them and live apart from each other, until one day when they coincidently meet each other. A series of events occur which takes this unusual story forward.

Read it For:
This one of a kind novel has been written by two authors who both created separate characters named Will Grayson. This unique aspect of the book makes it a definite read.
Don't Read it For:
Confusing at some places.
What makes this book stand out?:
The unique culmination of ideologies and thought process of two different authors is what makes this novel stand out.

Let It Snow: Three Holiday Romances

This novel presents an interconnected tale of love, adventure, and romance set in the festive season of Christmas. From true love to breath-taking kisses, this novel has it all.

Read it For:
This novel can indeed make your holiday season even more enjoyable and memorable. The decision of picking this holiday favourite will indeed be the best decisions of your life.
Don't Read it For:
Evident stereotyping at a few places.
What makes this book stand out?:
The beautiful combination and correlation of three winter stories are undeniably seamless and without any unnecessary breaks and jumps, which keeps the flow intact.

Zombicorns

It is an apocalyptic zombie story which is filled with deep philosophical meanings. It is narrated from the point of view of Mia, who is a 16-year-old staying in Chicago.

Read it For:
Absolutely funny and thought-provoking both at the same time.
Don't Read it For:
Might not resonate with a few.
What makes this book stand out?:
This is an absolute mind-stirring novel which tells a simple story in the most complex and philosophical way possible.

The John Green Collection

It is a beautiful collection of award-winning classics of John Green from Looking for Alaska, An Abundance of Katherines, Paper Towns to The Fault in our stars.

Read it For:
If you are a die-hard fan of John Green, then you would absolutely fall in love with this.
Don't Read it For:
Since it’s a collection of four different stories, it is relatively lengthier.
What makes this book stand out?:
It is a beautiful mixture of memorable stories by John Green and serves as a great gift option for any of John Green fanatics, who would love a great collection.

John Green Box Set

John Green fanatics, here’s the perfect product for you that offers all his great modern classics all at the same place. From Looking for Alaska, An Abundance of Katherines, Paper Towns to The Fault in our stars, this one has everything in it. It also serves as an ideal gift for book lovers who are huge fans of John Green’s writing. Every of the story of his unique and focusses on the lives of his characters and the struggles they go through.

Read it For:
Resonance is that one main factor that sets his writing apart from others. From relatable characters to relatable settings, one feels like a part of his stories and travels along with them. Emotions such as happiness and sadness are beautifully resonated through his work which makes us feel connected to his story and his characters.
Don't Read it For:
It is a collection of four different John green stories and thus might or might not be liked by everyone.
What makes this book stand out?:
Every novel of John green is said to have magic implanted in them, which resonates and relates with each one of us. From stories such as Paper Towns to The Fault in our stars, we (readers) have been traveling with the stories and along with the characters that have almost become a part of our lives.

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