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Looking for Alaska

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 941,305 Ratings and 57,039 Reviews

Book Description

Winner of the Michael L. Printz Award

An ALA Best Book for Young Adults

An ALA Quick Pick

A Los Angeles Times 2005 Book Prize Finalist

A New York Public Library Book for the Teen Age

A 2005 Booklist Editor's Choice

A 2005 School Library Journal Best Book of the Year

Before. Miles "Pudge" Halter is done with his safe lif... More
Book Information
PublisherSpeak
BindingPaperback (50 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages256
ISBN-100142402516
ISBN-13978-0142402511
Publication Date12/28/2006
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About John Green (Author) : John Green is a published adapter, author, designer, illustrator, and a narrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of John Green include Paper Towns, An Abundanc... more
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6/8/2018 Micheal carleone said: So I walked back to my room and collapsed on the bottom bunk, thinking that if people were rain, I was drizzle and she was a hurricane. Maroon Biker Jacket

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2/8/2018 Manuela Aumick said: One of the best books I have ever read
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11/23/2015 Maria Santana said: can't wait to read

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2/7/2015 John O'Rourke said:
I've usually been an enthusiast for the boarding school story, beginning with "Tom Brown's School Days," and continuing on through others. "A Separate Peace," also comes to mind. When "Looking for Alaska" was published in 2005, I was anxious to read it, but it seemed to elude me at the Bookmobil... more

tags: rites-of-passage, YA novel, I recommend, I read, , last words of famous people, Alabama, boarding school

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6/22/2010 Lynndy Bennett said: LOVE his writing: intelligent, unusual, accessible
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3/10/2009 Allison M said: Not as good as Paper Towns, but a good read.
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12/23/2008 Ali B said: 268321
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