This Star Won't Go Out: The Life and Words of Esther Grace Earl
A collection of the journals, fiction, letters, and sketches of the late Esther Grace Earl, who passed away in 2010 at the age of 16. Photographs and essays by family and friends will help to tell Esther’s story along with an introduction by award-winning author John Green who dedicated his #1... show more
A collection of the journals, fiction, letters, and sketches of the late Esther Grace Earl, who passed away in 2010 at the age of 16. Photographs and essays by family and friends will help to tell Esther’s story along with an introduction by award-winning author John Green who dedicated his #1 bestselling novel The Fault in Our Stars to her.
Publish date: January 28th 2014
Publisher: Dutton Juvenile
Pages no: 431
Edition language: English
I love this kind of books. It's extremely heartbreaking but it's also so full of meanings. I never get bored of reading such a meaningful book. It's truly sad to know that there are a lot of sick people around the world hoping, not to buy a brand new car or a brand new iPhone! But only to get better...
make sure you have the tissues handy.
I read this book (actually, listened to it) hoping to glean insight into John Green's thought process while writing The Fault in Our Stars--a novel that I found to be expertly written on a sentence level, but which had a great many larger problems for me (click here for that review). This Star Won...
I have never cried this much over a book. The tears were running down my cheeks, my eyes were clouding over, making the words difficult to read as they all ran into one another. I was feeling all this emotion over a book that I could not put down, it was incredible. I was so touched by This Star ...
I actually had a really hard time rating this book. I feel almost like a monster only giving it two stars. Let me explain. This book was not an emotional roller coaster like I thought it would be. It seemed like I was on the outside looking in. Yes, Esther sounded like an insanely amazing person. Aw...