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A Novel I'm writing

Hey guys

So I'm a new nerdfighter only recently starting to watch vlogbrothers and the other channels. I have always kind of wanted to start writing and start with a novel and watching John and Hank go out and chase their dreams has inspired me to go after my own. This is the first chapter of a Novel with the working title I am the 0%. Please let me know what you think! DFTA

1% “Exterminate! Exterminate! Exterminate! Exterminate!” Groaning, I looked at my phone.



Added by Matthew Lichtenwalter on March 13, 2015 at 1:48am — 1 Comment

Sent a Query...

Hello, Nerdfighteria. Haven't posted in a while. So, recently I finished the novel I was writing and I sent the query letter along with the first chapter to Jodi Reamer: THE VERY AGENT THAT JOHN GREEN WORKS WITH! It was expected to arrive in New York yesterday. So right now, my yellow envelope is sitting in a pile of other mail in her office somewhere. That thought scares me. Insanely. Now I have at least 6-8 weeks to wait, at which time my query will be rejected, or she will (hopefully)… Continue

Added by Alexandria Reardon on November 16, 2014 at 9:56pm — No Comments

Available Now! 'A Strange Kind of Familiar' on Kindle

Hi guys,

So I'm really excited to announce the release of my third young adult fiction novel 'A Strange Kind of Familiar'.

It's out now, so check it out.




Phia's summer gets turned upside down when her sister Lucy arrives home…


Added by Hannah Harvey on February 28, 2014 at 5:05pm — No Comments

Book Release News!

Hi Guys,

I just wanted to share some really exciting news. I'm going to be publishing my third YA novel really soon, and I wanted to share the details with you all.

Title: A Strange Kind of Familiar

Genre: Young Adult Contemporary Fiction

Release Date: March 1st, 2014


Phia's summer gets turned upside down when her sister Lucy…


Added by Hannah Harvey on February 8, 2014 at 5:26pm — No Comments

A little bit o' writing.


I felt like writing something, so I did, here's chapter one. Enjoy!

*Some naughty language, so, be aware of that.

Chapter One

I had never really planned to come back at all, I had everything I…


Added by Sweeticus Brandyman III on July 18, 2013 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Sharpie Face Question Tuesday

Check out Crash Course!

The Fault in Our Stars:

I'll be in Amsterdam THIS FRIDAY evening. Ticket info:…


Added by Haua (Projects Ningmaster) on March 20, 2012 at 3:47pm — No Comments

Airport.- by Arthur Hailey

Lincoln International Airport is hit by a violent snowstorm and a plane gets stuck on the main runway. As staff struggle to keep the airport open their personal relationships cause more problems. To make matters worse, a man arrives at the airport determined to blow up a plane. The drama unfolds as the storm reaches its speak.

I've just finished this book, and I'm a bit disappointed. The book really entartained me overall, but the ending was not as impacting as I…


Added by Augusto Ferraro Raigada on February 21, 2012 at 10:46am — No Comments


  I love to write. I’ve written a draft of a book that I am continually working on and making better but now I am helping someone else with their work! I’m quite excited to be a sort of ‘editor’ for someone. It’s really quite fun. The story is really good as far as I have read and I’m really happy I get to help out with this book. I really look forward to seeing how everything plays out.

  As a ‘learn as I go’ writer I find this ‘editor’ thing is really great for me. To get to see…


Added by Whitney (Psyduck) *BiscuitSenior on January 30, 2012 at 2:29am — No Comments

My NaNoWriMo Novel So Far (4,500 Words) [Please Give Your Opinion]

Chapter 1:

            My eyes opened slowly. I looked at the clock. 6:30 AM. Wasn’t it Saturday? Why was I waking up this early? I went to the bathroom and showered.

I went downstairs and saw that the clocks down there were all reading 6:30 AM. Huh? I went to the kitchen. My mom was cooking bacon on the stove. I looked at it. I could see the bubbles of cooking grease, but they weren’t popping. My mom seemed frozen. I looked at my dad. He seemed frozen, too. He was…


Added by Oliver Mohr on November 12, 2011 at 7:39pm — 2 Comments


In which John celebrates the amazing Lectrojog of Amazing and announces the forthcoming reconstitution of the Foundation to Decrease Worldsuck. All of our royalties from sales of the Nerdfighteria shirt will go to fund the Foundation to Decrease Worldsuck.

Get your Nerdfighter Community shirt:… Continue

Added by Haua (Projects Ningmaster) on November 2, 2011 at 3:31pm — No Comments


Nerdfighteria is designing the never cover for An Abundance of Katherines!

The Fault in Our Stars has a beautiful cover designed by the brilliant Rodrigo Corral. I hope you like it, too. The entire first printing of The Fault in Our Stars will be autographed by me. You can… Continue

Added by Haua (Projects Ningmaster) on October 19, 2011 at 11:07am — 8 Comments

Defying Wadsworth!

Laurena songs on iTunes:

In which John defies the so-called Wadsworth Constant, which maintains that the first 30% of all YouTube videos can safely be skipped, by giving you Halloween pumpkin tips, some quotes from James Joyce's Ulysses, The Fault in Our Stars, his signature, and so… Continue

Added by Haua (Projects Ningmaster) on October 14, 2011 at 10:01am — No Comments


Preorder The Fault in Our Stars at Amazon, B&N, at your local bookstore, or in the UK I WILL SIGN ALL THE BOOKS.

In… Continue

Added by Haua (Projects Ningmaster) on October 5, 2011 at 1:26pm — No Comments

Winkels to the Left, Winkels to the Right: Thoughts from Places, Antwerp

In which John takes the slow train to Antwerp, Belgium in order to spend a day with no Internet working on the revision of his new novel (which comes out in March). During his brief time in Antwerp, he visits the…

Added by Haua (Projects Ningmaster) on May 13, 2011 at 2:07pm — No Comments

The Basics of My Book - Minimal Spoilers

Almost forgot, but here I am to blog about the book I plan on writing eventually at some point if I can ever get motivated on it like I used to be. Also, I forgot to ever try to find our Lord of the Rings books tonight. While everything I have written here is accurate, I haven't taken the description very seriously, so it's pretty lighthearted. The actual novel will likely be far less so, at least as far as overriding theme goes. The book will take itself seriously.


So my…


Added by Frezarion on April 11, 2011 at 11:00pm — No Comments

Attempting to write a novle in 100 days

So I'm attempting to write a novel in 100 days.

So far I'm a bit behind on writing and would love some encouragement from fellow people to keep me going

I run my whole writing operation on my Tumblr which includes Writing a novel in 100 days post for anyone who would be interested in starting their own 100 novel adventure.



So ask me questions on my book? I love…


Added by Elisa Hauschel on January 16, 2011 at 10:22pm — No Comments

Book Post - "Narcissus and Goldmund" by Herman Hesse

This book brought caused me to question more than any other books I have read by Hesse and that is saying a lot.

Here is a quick wiki-summary:

Narcissus and Goldmund is the story of a young man,…


Added by Stephanie Hobbs on December 28, 2010 at 5:28am — No Comments

Martyr... Chapter 1

This is the first chapter in a book that I have been working on for a few years. I really want to do a chapter by chapter revealing of it. I really want your guys' opinion on it, so if you could read and comment on it that would be lovely.

Chapter 1

The grass beside her rustled. She heard the roar of the lion. She looked through her binoculars to locate the fierce predator.

“I see the lion Daddy! I see the lion!”



Added by Jo Brooke on December 14, 2010 at 5:07pm — 3 Comments

Thursday, the day before Friday.

Lately, I've had tons of people tell me how big of a nerd I am. I laughed and resisted the urge to tell them, "Thank you, I know I get way too excited about stuff." Because if I said that then they would want to know what I meant and then I'd have to spend an hour explaining who John and Hank Green are and what a Nerdfighter is.

Most of my friends have read at least Looking for Alaska, so they know who John is, but they just don't care how amazing he is as a vlogger.…


Added by Tori King on October 14, 2010 at 11:32am — 2 Comments

Paper Towns

This review will probably not be as good as it should be because I'm having a really hard time getting myself un-stuck from The Hunger Games. The delay in the review is because I was busy reading all 3 of them and going psycho. I'll do my best to remember details from Paper Towns, but Hunger Games is really good at occupying my thoughts. And again, I'll do my best to avoid spoilers, though that may be rather difficult.

Paper Towns was my favorite of John's three (so far) solo-books and… Continue

Added by Frezarion on September 30, 2010 at 11:00pm — 1 Comment

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