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This book didn’t really have much of a plot apart from focusing on Colin and so I abundannces didn’t like it. View all comments.

I think this is John’s way of incorporating himself into his books. He was a child prodigy and he plateaued and was now faced with living a mundane adulthood. He seemed like one of those whiny gifted kids that complain about being smart when in reality they’re just abudances. Where’s the variable for that?

Luckily, Green is skilled enough to make it sincere. View all 35 comments. Is it OK for kids to read books outside their reading levels?

An Abundance of Katherines Book Review

And maybe Colin was a sitzpinkling anagramming weirdo who moped around feeling miserable about getting dumped by the umpteenth Katherine in his life, but without him I would have never had a chance to meet Hassan. I had been warned that this was not a tantamount to the Fault in our Stars but I didn’t see this coming.


No hay una moraleja, no hay giros en la trama.

Colin decides to go on a road trip. Common Sense is a nonprofit organization.

Besides him obsessing over the name Katherine, he’s annoying from start to finish of this book. So, why am I reading this?

I will never rewrite this review ever again. Their road trip stops in Gutshot, Tennessee.

An Abundance of Katherines by John Green – review

Well, I guess not really since he only really likes girls named Katherine. We knew that Hassan wasn’t going to keep his girlfriend. I’d rather philosophize on Venn diagrams of octopi and dogs.

I loved the plot of this book. Want to tell the world about a book you’ve read? And since One of my roommates is a huge John Green fan, and after first introducing me to the series of videos he does with his brother search “vlogbrothers” on Youtube or just watch this oneshe told me that I should probably read some of his books.

Like the title says, this is An Abundance of Katherines, and Katherine is the only good thing about it. There is no climax. He was a collection of quirks. If nothing else, this book gave the world the following quote: You can find the full review and more about this book on my blog! Hollis employs them to interview all current adult residents of Gutshot and assemble an oral history of the town.


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The novel includes an appendix by Daniel Bissa close friend to Green, explaining some of the more complex equations the main character, Colin, uses.

Families can talk about road trip stories. To me this book was just bland. View all 14 comments. An interesting book about a teen “genius” and his best friend. It was as if feeling for a nail on a flat wooden surface, but it was hammered too hard that you could not find it with just the touch of your fingertips. This is a road trip book. Talk to your kids about The book consists of 19 chapters to highlight the number Not only was I disappointed with the 3rd person narration, but I also felt like Colin lacked a soul.

With the footnotes and The Appendix that is at the end of the novel, Green gives his readers “a way of attempting to achieve precision and clarity” of the story in general, but more specifically, Colin’s mind.