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All Those Ridiculous Superstitions Explained

Posted 10.31.2013 | Comedy

John Green returns to Mental Floss' list series, this time explaining all those superstitions that make no sense whatsoever. Apparently, we're taking...

52 Books in 52 Weeks, Weeks 39-40: The Computer Ate My Homework

Catherine McKenzie | Posted 12.07.2013 | Books
Catherine McKenzie

While Looking for Alaska may not be as amazing as The Fault in Our Stars, it's still awesome and you should read it.

WATCH: Fascinating Origins Of 42 Popular Idioms

Posted 10.02.2013 | Books

If idioms are your cup of tea, then you're going to have a field day with this delightful YouTube video in which the origins of more than 40 popular s...

Here's A Bunch Of Useless Info You Can't Resist

Posted 09.12.2013 | Comedy

Did you know that six miles of canoeing is called a "micromort?" Or that "dysenia" means having difficulty getting out of bed in the morning? Here's a...

Willem Dafoe Cast In Key 'Fault In Our Stars' Role

Posted 09.06.2013 | Entertainment

Willem Dafoe has been added to the cast of "The Fault in Our Stars," Josh Boone's adaptation of John Green's acclaimed young adult novel. Boone made t...

Famed Comic Added To Cast of 'Fault In Our Stars'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 08.29.2013 | Entertainment

Awesome comedian and actor Mike Birbiglia has been added to the cast of "The Fault in Our Stars," this according to author John Green who tweeted the ...

52 Books in 52 Weeks, Week 33: The Ugly Cry -- Part Two

Catherine McKenzie | Posted 10.18.2013 | Books
Catherine McKenzie

I very much enjoyed Me Before You, even though it made me cry in public. Which bring us to week 34, where we're reading our first non-fiction piece (which is being fictionalized on Netflix) Orange Is the New Black by Piper Kerman.

LOOK: Shailene Woodley Will Donate Her Hair After Chopping It Off For New Role

Posted 08.16.2013 | Good News

Shailene Woodley will be letting go of her long, brown hair this weekend to play a teenage cancer patient in the adaptation of John Green's novel "The...

Shailene Woodley Begged For Next Role

The Huffington Post | Ryan Buxton | Posted 07.25.2013 | Entertainment

Shailene Woodley's starring role in the upcoming adaptation of "The Fault In Our Stars" is a literal wish come true. The actress has already had a ...

WATCH: We Teach Nerdfighter Salute To 'Fault In Our Stars' Actor

Posted 07.25.2013 | Books

John Green is a genius. Don't take our word for it (though we're huge fans here), as that's what Shailene Woodley, who plays Hazel Grace Lancaster in ...

Beloved Teen Book Casts Key Roles

Posted 07.23.2013 | Entertainment

Nat Wolff was on the short list of actors vying for the role of Gus in the upcoming adaptation of "The Fault in Our Stars," and it appears he made qui...

I Know What You Should Be Reading This Summer: Part Deux

Catherine McKenzie | Posted 08.20.2013 | Books
Catherine McKenzie

If you haven't read this book yet, you are missing something. Like awesome writing and beautiful characters and, yes, the potential of crying in public.

The ULTIMATE Summer Reading List (Picked By You!)

Posted 06.19.2013 | Teen

Summer vacay is upon us, which means soon you might actually have time to read books for... dare we say it... fun? We asked HuffPost Teen readers ...

Cult Writer John Green Trashes Indie Authors

Lev Raphael | Posted 08.08.2013 | Books
Lev Raphael

John Green's YA novel The Fault in Our Stars is currently #16 at Amazon and the guy is a promotional genius. So how does he use his fame? To attack independent authors and tilt at windmills.

WATCH: Famous Author Angrily Defends Publishers And Bookstores

Posted 06.05.2013 | Books

John Green is a cult author with more than 1.5 million Twitter followers, a hugely popular Tumblr page, and more than a million YouTube subscribers fo...

4 Social Media Tips Businesses Can Learn from Celebrities

Lisa Parkin | Posted 07.24.2013 | Business
Lisa Parkin

Although most lists of "things we can learn from celebrities" include more don't's than do's, there is definitely one thing they can teach us: the art of social media.

50 Quotes You're Probably Getting Wrong

Posted 05.22.2013 | Comedy

A lot of history's most famous quotes are totally wrong. Martin Luther King, Jr., Marilyn Monroe, and Gandhi are misquoted all the time. MentalFloss s...

Newcomer Lands Massive Lead Role

Posted 05.10.2013 | Entertainment

Ansel Elgort is about to blow up. According to Entertainment Weekly writer Sara Vilkomerson, Elgort has been offered the male lead in "The Fault In Ou...

'The Fault In Our Stars' And John Green

Posted 04.24.2013 | Books

Last week we opened up the floor to our Teen community to share their favorite quotes and takeaway thoughts from The Fault in Our Stars. The chat was ...

Book Club: Teen And Lit Issues In The Fault In Our Stars

Andrew Losowsky | Posted 05.25.2013 | Books
Andrew Losowsky

This month, HuffPost Books is teaming up with our Teen editors to read John Green's The Fault in Our Stars. You can follow our conversations and leave...

Love, Death and Pennies: John Green on The Interview Show

Mark Bazer | Posted 05.19.2013 | Entertainment
Mark Bazer

Green talks hating pennies, loving the world and everything in between. Please, please excuse the continual screwing up of the title of "The Two Gentlemen of Verona."

WATCH: Make 'Fault In Our Stars' Cupcakes

Posted 04.23.2013 | Books

This month, we announced that we'll be reading John Green's The Fault In Our Stars as our first HuffPost Book Club pick of the year. As part of "...

Book Club: The Fault In Our Stars

Posted 03.30.2013 | Books

Welcome to the discussion page for The Fault in Our Stars! Scroll down to meet the editors, read blogs, and discuss the book with other readers in the...

Book Club: Our First 2013 Choice Is...

Posted 03.13.2013 | Books

Hello. We're back. Since the completion of American Dervish in December, we've been inundated with tweets, emails and comments asking when the nex...

20 Inspiring Quotes From John Green

Posted 03.12.2013 | Teen

Is there anyone more awesome than John Green? The author of some of our favorite YA fiction titles -- like "The Fault in Our Stars," "Paper Towns"...