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Looking for Alaska


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Looking for Alaska

  1. 1. Looking for Alaska
  2. 2. The author: John Green • John Michae Green (born August 24, 1977) is an American author of young adult fiction. • He also well known for his YouTube ventures.In 2007, he launched the VlogBrothers channel with his brother, Hank Green • He also wrote 5 more books: An Abundance of Katherines, Let It Snow: Three Holiday Romances, Paper Towns, Will Grayson, Will Grayson and The Fault in Our Stars.
  3. 3. The Fault in Our Stars and Paper Towns have already film versions
  4. 4. The story: Miles is a nerd boy from Florida, who has a fascination with famous last words.He moves to Alabama to go to boarding school. This is his big adventure.A chance to make friends, to find happiness and his „Great Perhaps”.
  5. 5. On his first day there, he becomes friends with his roommate, Chip and he also meets Alaska Young, who is basically the girl of his dreams, and some troublemakers. This group of friends study, plan pranks and get into mischief together all while Miles is falling in love with Alaska.
  6. 6. The chapters count down days, ”Forty-Six Days Before” ”Three Days Before” until arriving at ”The Last Day”.Then the chapters begin to count up, ”The Day After” ”Twenty-Two Days After”.Miles and his friends face with many questions about what happened exactly.
  7. 7. This one of those stories that is so difficut to review without telling its point. So, if you want to know what happened on The Last Day start to read now! 
  8. 8. Some quotes from the book ”I go to seek a Great Peraps.” ”If people were rain, I was drizzle and she was hurricane.” ”-Sometimes I don’t get you. -You never get me. That’s the whole point.” ”Jesus, I’m not going to be one of those people who sits around talking about what they’re gonna do.I’m just going to do it.” ”This one is for Alaska Young…”