Not only one of the world’s biggest selling young adult fiction authors but also a star YouTuber thanks to his Vlogbrothers channel (which he runs with his brother, Hank), John Green is the author of “Looking for Alaska”, “The Fault In Our Stars” and “Paper Towns”, the latter two of which have been adapted into major films starring the likes of Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, Nat Wolff and Cara Develingne.
John Green was born in Indianapolis, Indiana on 24 August, 1977 and grew up in Orlando, Florida. Both of these locations play key roles in his books. He earned a degree in English and religious studies before publishing his debut novel, the Printz award-winning Looking for Alaska. As well as writing bestselling books for teenagers and being very active on social media, John is a huge football fan and supports both Liverpool and AFC Wimbledon. He sponsors Wimbledon’s kit and stadium and is even writing a film about their formation.