Priority Shipping dispatches available items first. Click for more information on our Delivery Options. John Green, the 1 bestselling author of The Fault in Our Stars is back, with a book hailed by the Guardian as 'a new modern classic'. So together, they navigate the short distance and broad divides that separate them from Russell Pickett's son, Davis. Aza is trying. She is trying to be a good daughter, a good friend, a good student, and maybe even a good detective, while also living within the ever-tightening spiral of her own thoughts. In his long-awaited return, John Green, the acclaimed, award-winning author of Looking for Alaska and The Fault in Our Stars, shares Aza's story with shattering, unflinching clarity in this brilliant novel of love, resilience, and the power of lifelong friendship. First edition includes an exclusive jacket poster featuring some of John's most brilliant and memorable quotes. While every attempt has been made to ensure stock availability, occasionally we do run out of stock at our stores. Usually dispatches around 6 to 8 weeks.
“A tender story about learning to cope when the world feels out of control.”
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Club, Bustle, BuzzFeed, Vulture, and many more! Aza Holmes never intended to pursue the disappearance of fugitive billionaire Russell Pickett, but there's a hundred-thousand-dollar reward at stake and her Best and Most Fearless Friend, Daisy, is eager to investigate. So together, they navigate the short distance and broad divides that separate them from Pickett's son Davis. Aza is trying. She is trying to be a good daughter, a good friend, a good student, and maybe even a good detective, while also living within the ever-tightening spiral of her own thoughts.
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He published this novel on October 10, , by Dutton Books. It is his fifth solo novel, and his seventh overall. Its publication was announced during VidCon , the online video conference co-founded by Green and his brother Hank. It is his first published work since his novel The Fault in Our Stars. The story centers on year-old Aza Holmes, an American high school student with OCD and anxiety, and her search for a fugitive billionaire. She is grieving the loss of her father while a budding relationship grows between her and a neighbor. Additionally, the novel explores Aza's relationship with her best friend, Daisy. The only other details of the plot revealed to the public before release was that it was to contain, either literally or figuratively, a tuatara , Star Wars fan fiction , an unexpected reunion, friendship, and values of life. Speaking about the novel, Green stated: "This is my first attempt to write directly about the kind of mental illness that has affected my life since childhood, so while the story is fictional, it is also quite personal. Aza Holmes is a year-old high school student living in Indianapolis who struggles with OCD , which often manifests as a fear of the human microbiome.