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This Star Won't Go out

The Life And Words Of Esther Grace Earl

By Esther Earl, 1994-2010

New York Times Bestseller!

“This moving read will have you reaching for the tissues and smiling with delight….Stunningly alive on the page, Esther shows that sometimes the true meaning of life—helping and loving others—can be found even when bravely facing death.” –People Magazine, 4 stars

In full color and illustrated with art and photographs, this is 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. Essays by family and friends 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.

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Format

Book

Availability

2 available at Northeast
  • T BIOGRAPHY Earl, Teen Nonfiction
  • T BIOGRAPHY Earl, Teen Nonfiction

Publish Date

2014

ISBN

9780525426363


Format: Book
Author: Earl, Esther, 1994-2010
Summary: "A memoir told through the journals, letters, and stories of young cancer patient Esther Earl."-- Provided by publisher. Esther Earl was the girl who influenced John Green's novel, The Fault in Our Stars. Friends with Green, she died when she was 16 years old of thyroid cancer. Green notes that while the book is not based on Esther, he does credit her for inspiring him to finally write it, as she demonstrated how a short life could also be a full one.
Title: This star won't go out : the life and words of Esther Grace Earl / Esther Earl ; with Lori and Wayne Earl ; introduction by John Green.
Publisher Date: New York, New York : Dutton Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA), LLC, [2014]
Subject: Earl, Esther, 1994-2010 -- Juvenile literature. Thyroid gland -- Cancer -- Patients -- Biography -- Juvenile literature. Cancer -- Patients -- Juvenile literature. Cancer -- Juvenile literature.
Isbn: 9780525426363 (hardback) 0525426361 (hardback)
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 2
System Items Total: 3
Call Number: TBio Earl
Oclc: 834432701
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Bib Id: 517067

Format: Book
Author: Earl, Esther, 1994-2010, author.
Summary: "A memoir told through the journals, letters, and stories of young cancer patient Esther Earl."-- Provided by publisher. Esther Earl was the girl who influenced John Green's novel, The Fault in Our Stars. Friends with Green, she died when she was 16 years old of thyroid cancer. Green notes that while the book is not based on Esther, he does credit her for inspiring him to finally write it, as she demonstrated how a short life could also be a full one.
Title: This star won't go out : the life and words of Esther Grace Earl / Esther Earl ; with Lori and Wayne Earl ; introduction by John Green.
Publisher, Date: New York, New York : Dutton Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA), LLC, [2014]
Description: 431 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Target Audience Note: 12 up.
Subjects: Earl, Esther, 1994-2010 -- Juvenile literature.
Subjects: Thyroid gland -- Cancer -- Patients -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Subjects: Cancer -- Patients -- Juvenile literature.
Subjects: Cancer -- Juvenile literature.
Other Author: Earl, Lori, author.
Other Author: Earl, Wayne, author.
Other Author: Green, John, 1977- writer of introduction.
Other Title: This star will not go out
LCCN: 2013035838
ISBN: 9780525426363 (hardback)
ISBN: 0525426361 (hardback)
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 2
Total Copies: 3
Call Number: TBio Earl