#1 bestselling author John Green like you've never read him before. Introducing Penguin Minis! John Green's critically acclaimed debut, Looking for Alaska, is now available as a Penguin Mini edition. The book's revolutionary landscape design and ultra-thin paper makes it easy to hold in one hand without sacrificing readability. Perfectly-sized to slip into a pocket or bag, Penguin Minis are ideal for reading on the go. About Looking for Alaska: Winner of the Michael L. Printz Award Los Angeles Times Book Prize Finalist A Great American Reads selection A New York Times Bestseller A USA Today Bestseller Top Ten, NPR's 100 Best-Ever Teen Novels TIME Magazine's 100 Best Young Adult Novels of All Time Before. Miles Halter is fascinated by famous last words. He leaves for boarding school to seek what Rabelais called .The Great Perhaps." Much awaits Miles, including clever and self-destructive Alaska Young, who will pull Miles into her labyrinth and catapult him into the Great Perhaps. After. Nothing will ever be the same. A modern classic, this stunning debut marked #1 bestselling author John Green's arrival as a groundbreaking voice in contemporary fiction.
|Nivå||12-16 år||Originaltittel||Looking for Alaska|
|Emner og form||Skjønnlitteratur for barn og ungdom: kjærlighet og vennskap, Skjønnlitteratur for barn og ungdom: skolehistorier, Alabama, Døden, Ungdom, Privatskoler, Romaner, Skjønnlitteratur|
.What sets this novel apart is the brilliant, insightful, suffering but enduring voice of Miles Halter.. .Chicago Tribune .Funny, sad, inspiring, and always compelling.. .Bookpage .Stunning conclusion . . . one worthy of a book this good.. .Philadelphia Inquirer .The spirit of Holden Caulfield lives on.. .Kliatt .What sings and soars in this gorgeously told tale is Green.s mastery of language and the sweet, rough edges of Pudge.s voice. Girls will cry and boys will find love, lust, loss and longing in Alaska.s vanilla-and-cigarettes scent.. Kirkus, starred review