I was so excited and was anticipating that I would cry, kind of like how I felt when I was about to read the book. We saw it 4 days after it came out here in the UK It came out on the 19th because we wanted to make sure that we were not in a crowded cinema, as the rustling and whispered talking of the people around you will ruin your viewing pleasure, and we were letting nothing ruin TFIOS. This was my seat in the cinema just before the film started. I was so excited that I took many pictures, but this one was the only one that was light enough for you to actually be able to see anything! Obviously I’ve already written a book review for the book, so I won’t waste time by repeating the plot to you, but if you want to know the basic plot, check out my book review by clicking here: The film was true to the book in so many ways, which made it amazing. Also, the film was able to make me cry, something that the book had not accomplished. So yes, I was in the cinema literally crying my eyes out, but I don’t regret it! This is a ‘tattoo’ design that my friend had, and if you’ve read the book or seen the movie then you’ll get the reference, but I loved the design so much that I had to include it in this. The perks of having artistic friends!

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But for Hazel Grace Lancaster Shailene Woodley , she has already accepted the fact that she will die someday and hasn’t bothered with friends or socialising. But after meeting Augustus Waters Ansel Elgort at a Cancer Support Group does she begin to smile, enjoy herself and most importantly fall in Love before the end of the line. For her to give into her parent’s encouragement, leads her to a handsome surprise when she meets Augustus at a Cancer Support Group. The fact she’s reluctant to get close to him or anyone because as she sees it “I’m a grenade and at some point I’m going to blow up and I would like to minimise the casualties, okay?

It deserves to be felt” and they will both slowly fall in love in the most wonderful way; “I fell in love the way you fall asleep: I’ve had this in my draft area on Blogger for a while and I’ve decided to upload it now to get it over with.

May 19,  · I read the book Fault in Our Stars, and it is a book about a teenage girl who is battling cancer. In the beginning we get to understand who Hazel Lancaster is, she is a teenage girl living with cancer who would rather stay at home and read the same book over and over then go out with friends.

Dalton and Katie Prager died within days of each other Image: Facebook Get daily news updates directly to your inbox Subscribe Thank you for subscribingWe have more newsletters Show me See our privacy notice Could not subscribe, try again laterInvalid Email Katie Prager smiled at the face of her husband on the video call, telling him how much she loved him.

She had no idea if her beloved Dalton had heard her as he lay on his deathbed — but it was the only way she had to say goodbye. Dalton and Katie both suffered from cystic fibrosis and had been married for five years when he passed away from complications aged Facebook In a poignant interview before she passed away last Thursday Katie told how she had no regrets, as fate had brought her the man she loved. I wish I had just gotten in my car. I know it sucks! But you just gotta stay strong.

Days later, Katie knew she would marry Dalton. But doctors warned they should not meet each other because Dalton had a bacterial infection called Burkholderia cepacia, which is highly contagious for cystic fibrosis patients. Katie persuaded him to visit. Katie Prager died just five days after her husband Image:

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Exposition Exposition is the part of the book that introduces all the characters and settings in the story so the reader understands the rest of the book or story. This is the Exposition because here is where the reader is told what Hazel has, we also get to know a little bit about her personality. In this point, other characters like Isaac are introduced. Rising Action, is the progress of the story after the Inciting Incident happens, during this progress, characters develop, the conflict becomes clearer and the setting may change.

The rising action is during the time that Hazel and Augustus start to know each other better and become really close to each other. One of the major events during the rising action, is when Augustus tells Hazel that they are going to Amsterdam, even though this moment can also be considered inciting incident to a new conflict, it does a major effect on the main climax.

The Fault in Our Stars tells the story of two teenagers with cancer who meet at a support group and fall in love. One of the characters, Augustus Waters, suffers from osteosarcoma — a kind of bone cancer.

As the tide washed in, the Dutch Tulip Man faced the ocean: Look at it, rising up and rising down, taking everything with it. This epigraph, however, is an excerpt from a fictional book that only exists within the world of The Fault In Our Stars. The effect, once the reader realizes An Imperial Affliction is a made-up work, is to call into question what defines something as authentic. It puts a made-up quote on the same playing field as a real one, and in doing so it suggests a made-up quote can have just as much authority and credibility.

The book matters to her in a very real sense. By using a quote from the book as the epigraph, The Fault In Our Stars slyly hints at the importance fiction can have in our lives.

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Share Pain demands to be felt. The line is prominently featured in the movie of the same title—and rightfully so, given that this dictum on the necessity of feeling pain is a key reason the story is so compelling. The inevitable pain of reading a novel about young people with cancer was likely the key reason I avoided reading the novel until I had heard so much about its greatness that I felt compelled to do so.

It was indeed a painful read. I cried reading it.

The Fault in our Stars is a short and bittersweet story of two teens coming of age, uncertain whether they will ever actually see themselves come of age. I can see what all the hype is about and why people are falling in love with this everywhere.

When you really love a book, character deaths can affect you almost as much as a real one. I think book characters are worse. I always feel more connected to my favorite literary characters than I do those in TV and movies. It doesn’t make it any better, honestly. I cried at a lot of HP deaths, but Fred’s was definitely the worst. Rowling also tweeted that she was going to apologize for one death per year, which again, does not make it any easier, but still.

It obviously affected us, but it definitely affected Katniss too. Rue was so young! I think we could have gotten away without killing her, but I didn’t write the book so

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I must have ingested the knowledge with my mother’s milk, as Russians would say. My grandpa had an old print of a painting hanging in his garage. A young beautiful mysterious woman sitting in a carriage in wintry Moscow and looking at the viewer through her heavy-lidded eyes with a stare that combines allure and deep sadness. Actually, it was “A Stranger” by Ivan Kramskoy – but for me it has always remained the mysterious and beautiful Anna Karenina, the femme fatale of Russian literature.

Imagine my childish glee when I saw this portrait used for the cover of this book in the edition I chose! But Anna gives the book its name, and her plight spoke more to me than the philosophical dealings of an insecure and soul-searching Russian landowner, and so her story comes first.

The Fault In Our Stars reader’s response The Fault In Our Stars is a book who’s Narrative Structure is simple to understand and divide into sections but it is written in a way that the reader feels many emotions during the changes. Exposition Exposition is the part of the book that introduces all the characters and settings in the story so the reader understands the rest of the book or story.

Over the years she has dated several high-profile actors, including Nicolas Cage and Billy Bob Thornton — to whom she was engaged until he famously left her for Angelina Jolie. After breaking up in and reuniting, they finally divorced last year. Half of my girl friends and male friends have been through one, and their kids are doing great.

Everyone is walking through it. But, like me, they never really knew a mom and dad sitting down at the table for dinner every night. So I think that creates an easier transition. I was so lucky to have her.

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Originally posted by sugaa Yoongi let out a frustrated groan as the contents of the cigarette pack spilled on the concrete. He bent down to pick it, muttering profanities under his breath. A stray cigarette stick had rolled into a corner, but before he walked over to pick it, fingers wrap themselves around it. Yoongi stops and stands up straight to find a girl smiling at him, her arm stretched as she offered him the stick. Yoongi sticks the cigarette between his lips like a lollipop and looks at you.

But when the The Fault In Our Stars’ official trailer was released, it was all over. My neighbors had to build an ark to get out of the flood I created. My neighbors had to build an ark to get out.

Some of the latter even get raised to the level of “literature” – think Catcher in the Rye. The Fault in Our Stars, by John Green, falls into the second category, with cancer being the affliction of the moment. Heck, there’s even a reclusive writer whose book touches teen souls Salinger? Green is a good writer, so it’s an enjoyable read if a book about people suffering and dying from cancer can be called enjoyable.

Yes, there are bits of it that seem a little implausible. But I did want to read on, and not just to get it over with as I do with some books. Some of the dialogue really is clever and amusing. Some of the feelings and thoughts of the narrator came across as genuine and realistic.