Looking for Alaska Paperback by John Green (Author) Binding: Paperback Publisher: Speak Publish Date: December 28, 2006 Synopsis: The award-winning, genre-defining debut from #1 bestselling author of The Fault in Our Stars Winner of the Michael L
Printz Award Los Angeles Times Book Prize Finalist New York Times bestseller Before. Miles â€œPudgeâ€� Halter is done with his safe life at home. His whole life has been one big non-event, and his obsession with famous last words has only made him crave â€œthe Great Perhapsâ€� even more (Francois Rabelais, poet). He heads off to the sometimes crazy and anything-but-boring world of Culver Creek Boarding School, and his life becomes the opposite of safe. Because down the hall is Alaska Young. The gorgeous, clever, funny, sexy, self-destructive, screwed up, and utterly fascinating Alaska Young. She is an event unto herself. She pulls Pudge into her wo...
The description of Alaska made her a bookworm, however, the antics and social circle she inspired left me thinking of her as less of a reader and more of a leader. I did enjoy the storyline, pace and chapter setup.
The book came in perfect condition. This is one of my absolute favorite books. I bought this for a friend and they loved it as well. John Green is one of my favorite authors. His books go so into detail and can reach out to young teens with his words through the story. I highly recommend this book. 10/10