John Green was born on August 4th, 1977 in Indianapolis. He is known for his many award- winning books and his interesting writing style. In 2005, he wrote the book, Looking for Alaska, which won the Michael L. Printz Award in 2006. Another popular novel he wrote, The Fault in our Stars, reveals the story of a teenage love story between two ill people. This sad and heart- wrenching story became a movie in 2014. He also wrote, Paper Towns, another beautiful story. In addition to these fine novels, An Abundance of Kathrines is an amazing book written by this talented author, John Green.