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Paper towns

Author: John Green
Publisher: New York : Dutton Books, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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One month before graduating from his Central Florida high school, Quentin "Q" Jacobsen basks in the predictable boringness of his life until the beautiful and exciting Margo Roth Spiegelman, Q's neighbor and classmate, takes him on a midnight adventure and then mysteriously disappears.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Bildungsromans
Juvenile fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Green
ISBN: 9780525478188 0525478183
OCLC Number: 202483793
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Target Audience: 850
Description: 305 p. ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: John Green.
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One month before graduating from his Central Florida high school, Quentin "Q" Jacobsen basks in the predictable boringness of his life until the beautiful and exciting Margo Roth Spiegelman, Q's neighbor and classmate, takes him on a midnight adventure and then mysteriously disappears.

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I feel like I made friends with the characters

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-04-17) Very Good Permalink

I've never read anything by John Green before Paper Towns, but I certainly will again. He managed to convey the angst and fear of teenagers, and still add a good amount of humor. Overall, the book was realistic and I feel like I made friends with the characters.

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