Waiting on Wednesday: Looking for Alaska – 10th Anniversary Edition

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Waiting on Wednesday: Looking for Alaska - 10th Anniversary Edition

Waiting on Wednesday: Looking for Alaska – 10th Anniversary EditionLooking For Alaska: Special 10th Anniversary Edition by John Green
Published by Dutton Juvenile
Pub Date: January 13th 2015
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover | Buy the book! | Goodreads

The brilliant debut that launched the career of #1 international bestselling author John Green celebrates a milestone anniversary!

Miles Halter is fascinated by famous last words—and tired of his safe life at home. He leaves for boarding school to seek what the dying poet Francois Rabelais called “The Great Perhaps.” Much awaits Miles at Culver Creek, including Alaska Young, who will pull Miles inter her labyrinth and catapult him into the Great Perhaps.

Looking for Alaska brilliantly chronicles the indelible impact one life can have on another. Winner of multiple awards including the Printz Medal, this stunning debut marked #1 bestselling author John Green’s arrival as a groundbreaking new voice in contemporary fiction.

This special anniversary edition includes original content by the author and others, as well as answers to readers’ frequently asked questions.

I still remember the effect this book had on my when I first read it. It’s definitely a favorite of mine so I can’t wait to own this.

 

 

 

 

Jess @ Gone with the Words

21 Responses to “Waiting on Wednesday: Looking for Alaska – 10th Anniversary Edition”

  1. Caro @ The Book Rogue

    I haven’t read anything by John Green yet, but I heard he’s an amazing author. =) Anniversary edition with FAQ? Sounds definitively awesome. I hope it satisfies your ownership thrill tickle and you have fun re-reading!

  2. Anne Bennett

    I reread LOOKING FOR ALASKA this past summer and was just as touched the second time around as the first time through.

  3. Laura

    I’ve actually never read it. I think it sounds fantastic but I’m not big on sad books. If I know the ending is happy, I’ll grab it but otherwise I tend to stay away. I’m sure I miss out on a ton of great books but I just don’t like closing a book at the end and feeling depressed.
    Enjoy it!
    Laura
    My WoW

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