Looking for Alaska

John Green
Penguin Books • 2007

Before. Miles “Pudge” Halter is done with his safe life at home. His whole life has been one big non-event, and his obsession with famous last words has only made him crave “the Great Perhaps”... even more (Francois Rabelais, poet). He heads off to the sometimes crazy and anything-but-boring world of Culver Creek Boarding School, and his life becomes the opposite of safe. Because down the hall is Alaska Young. The gorgeous, clever, funny, sexy, self-destructive, screwed up, and utterly fascinating Alaska Young. She is an event unto herself. She pulls Pudge into her world, launches him into the Great Perhaps, and steals his heart. Then...
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Niekedy v 8. - 9. triede na základnej škole, keď sme čítali Exupéryho Malého princa, povedala naša učiteľka pre mňa pamätnú vetu: "Pri každom čítaní tejto knihy, v nej objavíte niečo nové." Po dlhých rokoch, počas ktorých mi táto veta vŕtala v hlave, som aj ja našla môjho malého princa v druhom, no rozhodne nie poslednom, čítaní knihy Kam zmizla Aljaška. A nie, Aljašku som nenašla. Keď[...]

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Before. Miles “Pudge” Halter is done with his safe life at home. His whole life has been one big non-event, and his obsession with famous last words has only made him crave “the Great Perhaps” even more (Francois Rabelais, poet). He heads off to the sometimes crazy and anything-but-boring world of Culver Creek Boarding School, and his life becomes the opposite of safe. Because down the hall is Alaska Young. The gorgeous, clever, funny, sexy, self-destructive, screwed up, and utterly fascinating Alaska Young. She is an event unto herself. She pulls Pudge into her world, launches him into the Great Perhaps, and steals his heart. Then...

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