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John Green is an American author best known for his young adult bestsellers “The Fault in Our Stars” and “Looking For Alaska.” He’s earned numerous literary awards and was named one of TIME’S 100 Most Influential People in 2014
To rank his most popular books, we turned to Goodreads members. On Goodreads, over 125 million readers rate, review, and recommend their favorite novels to their friends and the community. So whether you’re a John Green fan looking to grab his latest book or a new John Green reader wondering where to start, here are the best John Green books, as ranked by Goodreads members. 
“The Fault in Our Stars,” available at Amazon and Bookshop, from $6.10
With over 4 million ratings (3 million of which are 4- and 5-stars), “The Fault in Our Stars” is the most popular John Green book, according to Goodreads members. It’s the deeply emotional and tear-jerking story of Hazel and Augustus, two teenagers who meet at their cancer support group. As a medical miracle prolongs Hazel’s terminal diagnosis, Augustus and Hazel find a new lease on life through each other. 
“Looking For Alaska,” available at Amazon and Bookshop, from $6.40
My personal favorite John Green book, “Looking for Alaska” is about Miles “Pudge” Halter, who is obsessed with people’s famous last words and tired of feeling like nothing happens in his life. When Pudge starts at Culver Creek Boarding School, he meets Alaska Young, who takes him on the greatest and worst adventure he thought he always wanted. 
“Paper Towns,” available at Amazon and Bookshop, from $8.04
Quentin “Q” Jacobsen has always had an unrequited crush on his neighbor, Margo, so when Margo climbs through his window and offers Q an epic one-night adventure, he doesn’t hesitate to join her. When Margo is reported missing three days later, Q and his friends follow a series of clues she left behind in a desperate search to find her before something terrible happens. 
“An Abundance of Katherines,” available at Amazon and Bookshop, from $7.99
Colin Singleton is a child prodigy who fears his genius will wash away with adulthood. He also only dates girls named Katherine. After breaking up with his 19th girlfriend, Colin’s best friend convinces him to go on a post-high school graduation road trip to help him find his “eureka” moment that will propel his genius into college. 
“Turtles All the Way Down,” available at Amazon and Bookshop, from $9.75
When a local billionaire goes missing with a $100,000 cash reward, friends Daisy and Aza set out on a risky adventure to find him. As Aza struggles with her ever-worsening OCD and Daisy vents her frustrations through her “Star War”s fan fiction, their friendship grows complicated along with their investigation. 
“Will Grayson, Will Grayson,” available at Amazon and Bookshop, from $9.33
Will Grayson and Will Grayson are from starkly different worlds yet meet by chance on one fateful night in Chicago. Narrated equally between each boy — with John Green writing one narrative and fellow author David Levithan writing the other — the romance between them builds, making this the first queer-themed young adult novel to make the New York Times Bestsellers List. 
“Let it Snow,” available at Amazon and Bookshop, from $10.11
Written in collaboration with young adult authors Maureen Johnson and Lauren Myracle, “Let it Snow” is a collection of three interconnected teen holiday romances. It follows the stories of three teenagers in a huge snowstorm on Christmas Eve: One who’s on a train ride to her grandparents’ house, another stuck at a Waffle House with his friends, and a third who has just broken up with her boyfriend. 
“The Anthropocene Reviewed,” available at Amazon and Bookshop, from $16.80
“The Anthropocene Reviewed” is John Green’s newest book and is starkly different from all his others. It’s a deeply personal essay collection born from conversations on his podcast about observations of the human experience and life in a human-centered world. Loved for its ability to make readers feel hopeful about the world, this is John Green’s only nonfiction book, made even better by his narration in the audiobook version. 
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