John Green fans, mark your calendar. The author of the million-sellingThe Fault in Our Stars has a new novel coming Oct. 10, Dutton Books announced via Associated Press. The book is calledTurtles All the Way Down and tells of a 16-year girl in search of a missing billionaire as she struggles with mental illness.Turtles is Green's first book sinceFault in Our Stars, which came out in 2012.
In a statement issued through Dutton, Green said the new novel was both invented and personal in its taking on the theme of mental illness. Green's other books includePaper Towns andLooking for Alaska.
If you would like to purchase signed copies of his books, you can do so through The Book Cellar in Chicago, which John describes as "the first great bookstore love of my life". Email words((@))bookcellarinc.com and let them know the titles in which you are interested. There is sometimes a waiting list, but they are the best option.