You have to write the book that wants to be written. And if the book will be too difficult for grown-ups, then you write it for children. Madeleine L’Engle
Link: John Green talking about another of his books Paper Towns – he is funny and has a pleasing voice, I’m sure you’ll agree.
You see this book, it looks very black doesn’t it? The flower with the dropping petal looks like it might be quite symbolic and stand for something. That’s because this book does stand for something and that’s what I’m calling “genius books on our backlist that deserve, DESERVE, to be read by millions of people”. [...]