7 of 23 people found the following review helpful
TFIOS is not the first John Green book I have read, I have previously read Looking for Alaska and Paper Towns.
I found TFIOS to be very similar to both these books, as in boy meets girl, they fall in love, they don't end up together. My problem was TFIOS was that I found Hazel to be very similar to Margo and Alaska. I also found it unrealistic, Hazel tried to be much deeper and profound than most adults, which seemed a tad silly to me, as well as the fact that this occured very often in the book.
As a medical student, I was not expecting this to be hugely science based but I would liked to have read more by cancer. In some reviews I read, people cried yet I remained unemotional… Read more