After just about three weeks in the box office, the film version of John Green's The Fault in Our Stars starring Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort has thrilled Young Adult readers nationwide.
A diverse personal bookshelf is a sign of astuteness. The modern reader generally requires different materials for different occasions, which is why the wisest book lover travels with multiple options. There should be no shame in tucking Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Tina Fey, Nicholas Sparks and Ludwig Wittgenstein together in one's carry on, or in sliding a copy of Cat Fancy next to them.
Given that The Book Thief spent over 230 weeks on The New York Times Best Seller List, some may be suprised to see the film hovering at 30th place nationally following its much-hyped opening weekend.