The Fault in Our Stars is by John Green. Hazel is a teenager with terminal cancer that is being kept at bay by an experimental drug. At a cancer support group she meets Augustus Waters, who lost his leg to cancer and appears to be in remission. The two teens begin a relationship that is doomed from the start, but the story is heart-wrenching and poignant. Another stellar book from John Green. A Reader's Corner Highly Recommended read.
Ratings: 9th grade - 10 out of 10 - P (profanity) - AC ( mature thematic content).