Spydus Search Results - Recently reviewed titles https://schoolibrary.spydus.com.sg/nanyangjc/cgi-bin/spydus.exe/ENQ/WPAC/schoolibrary.spydus.com.sg/nanyangjc/cgi-bin/spydus.exe/ENQ/WPAC/BIBENQ?QRY=CMD01%5C%3E%20(CMTSTS%3A%20(A%20%2F%20U)%20%2B%20CMTSDTE%3A%20%22LASTMONTH%20-%20THISMONTH%22)&QRYTEXT=Recently%20reviewed%20titles&SETLVL=SET&CF=BIB&SORTS=DTE.DATE1.DESC&NRECS=20 Spydus Search Results en © Civica Pty Ltd. All rights reserved. Looking for Alaska / John Green. schoolibrary.spydus.com.sg/nanyangjc/cgi-bin/spydus.exe/ENQ/WPAC/BIBENQ?SETLVL=&BRN=3810208&CF=BIB Sixteen-year-old Miles' first year at Culver Creek Preparatory School in Alabama includes good friends and great pranks, but is defined by the search for answers about life and death after a fatal car crash.Miles Halter is fascinated by famous last words - and tired of his safe, boring and rather lonely life at home. He leaves for boarding school filled with cautious optimism. His roommate there introduces him to Alaska Young and he develops a crush on her.A vivid, passionate and intensely moving YA novel from prizewinning author John Green. "In the dark beside me, she smelled of sweat and sunshine and vanilla and on that thin-mooned night I could see little more than her silhouette, but even in the dark, I could see her eyes - fierce emeralds. And not just beautiful, but hot too." BEFORE. Miles Halter's whole life has been one big non-event until he starts at anything-but-boring Culver Creek Boarding School and meets Alaska Young. Gorgeous, clever, funny, sexy, screwed up and utterly fascinating she pulls Miles into her world, launches him into a new life, and steals his heart. But when tragedy strikes, and Miles comes face-to-face with death he discovers the value of living and loving unconditionally. AFTER: Nothing will ever be the same. Poignant, funny, heartbreaking and compelling, this novel will stay with you forever. Sixteen-year-old Miles' first year at Culver Creek Preparatory School in Alabama includes good friends and great pranks, but is defined by the search for answers about life and death after a fatal car crash.<br />Miles Halter is fascinated by famous last words - and tired of his safe, boring and rather lonely life at home. He leaves for boarding school filled with cautious optimism. His roommate there introduces him to Alaska Young and he develops a crush on her.<br />A vivid, passionate and intensely moving YA novel from prizewinning author John Green. "In the dark beside me, she smelled of sweat and sunshine and vanilla and on that thin-mooned night I could see little more than her silhouette, but even in the dark, I could see her eyes - fierce emeralds. And not just beautiful, but hot too." BEFORE. Miles Halter's whole life has been one big non-event until he starts at anything-but-boring Culver Creek Boarding School and meets Alaska Young. Gorgeous, clever, funny, sexy, screwed up and utterly fascinating she pulls Miles into her world, launches him into a new life, and steals his heart. But when tragedy strikes, and Miles comes face-to-face with death he discovers the value of living and loving unconditionally. AFTER: Nothing will ever be the same. Poignant, funny, heartbreaking and compelling, this novel will stay with you forever.<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Author: </span>Green, John, 1977-<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Published: </span>London : HarperCollins Children's Books, 2011.<br />271 p. ; 20 cm.<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Average rating: </span><span style="vertical-align: middle;"><img style="margin:0;" src="schoolibrary.spydus.com.sg/nanyangjc/gifs/small-star.gif" alt="★" /><img style="margin:0;" src="schoolibrary.spydus.com.sg/nanyangjc/gifs/small-star.gif" alt="★" /><img style="margin:0;" src="schoolibrary.spydus.com.sg/nanyangjc/gifs/small-star.gif" alt="★" /><img style="margin:0;" src="schoolibrary.spydus.com.sg/nanyangjc/gifs/small-star.gif" alt="★" /><img style="margin:0;" src="schoolibrary.spydus.com.sg/nanyangjc/gifs/small-star.gif" alt="★" /><img style="margin:0;" src="schoolibrary.spydus.com.sg/nanyangjc/gifs/small-star.gif" alt="★" /><img style="margin:0;" src="schoolibrary.spydus.com.sg/nanyangjc/gifs/small-star.gif" alt="★" /><img style="margin:0;" src="schoolibrary.spydus.com.sg/nanyangjc/gifs/small-star.gif" alt="★" /><img style="margin:0;" src="schoolibrary.spydus.com.sg/nanyangjc/gifs/small-star.gif" alt="★" /><img style="margin:0;" src="schoolibrary.spydus.com.sg/nanyangjc/gifs/small-blankstar.gif" alt="☆" /></span> (1 review)<br /><br />NANYANG JUNIOR COLLEGE - (NANYANG JUNIOR COLLEGE) - ENGLISH FICTION - F/GRE - Available - 268035473J<br />