Paper Towns | Study Guide

John Green

Download a PDF to print or study offline.

Study Guide
Cite This Study Guide

How to Cite This Study Guide

quotation mark graphic
MLA

Bibliography

Course Hero. "Paper Towns Study Guide." Course Hero. 23 Aug. 2019. Web. 18 Sep. 2019. <https://www.coursehero.com/lit/Paper-Towns/>.

In text

(Course Hero)

APA

Bibliography

Course Hero. (2019, August 23). Paper Towns Study Guide. In Course Hero. Retrieved September 18, 2019, from https://www.coursehero.com/lit/Paper-Towns/

In text

(Course Hero, 2019)

Chicago

Bibliography

Course Hero. "Paper Towns Study Guide." August 23, 2019. Accessed September 18, 2019. https://www.coursehero.com/lit/Paper-Towns/.

Footnote

Course Hero, "Paper Towns Study Guide," August 23, 2019, accessed September 18, 2019, https://www.coursehero.com/lit/Paper-Towns/.

Overview

Author

John Green

Year Published

2008

Type

Novel

Genre

Drama, Mystery

Perspective and Narrator

Paper Towns is told by a first-person narrator, a teenage boy named Quentin or Q.

Tense

Paper Towns is told in the past tense.

About the Title

The title Paper Towns refers to something that is fake or inauthentic. One of the main characters, Margo, calls Orlando, Florida, a paper town, meaning it is artificial.

Summary

This study guide for John Green's Paper Towns offers summary and analysis on themes, symbols, and other literary devices found in the text. Explore Course Hero's library of literature materials, including documents and Q&A pairs.

Buy this book from Amazon.com
Cite This Study Guide

information icon Have study documents to share about Paper Towns? Upload them to earn free Course Hero access!

Ask a homework question - tutors are online