Free summary and analysis of the events in John Green’s An Abundance of Katherines that won’t make you snore. We promise. The An Abundance of Katherines Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author. An Abundance of Katherines by John Green – review. ‘The novel carries some very important messages about fitting in and about trying to see.

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Anyway, katuerines you need a cheerful book with some fun, lovable characters I don’t think you can do better than this book which was recently nominated for the LA Times Book Award in addition to being selected as a Printz Award honor book Looking for Alaska won the actual Printz Award, just to put that into perspective.

We display the minimum age for which content is developmentally appropriate. The book consists of 19 chapters to highlight the number John Green is ‘da man’ John Green never disappoints. He wants guidelines, as opposed to what his father wants and that is for Colin to be more than he ever was, and to be a genius. Okay, maybe a little but that was more like snorting-in-mild-amusement tha 2.

He is smart, loves anagrams, and uses words no other teenager has ever heard of.

Besides him obsessing over the name Katherine, he’s annoying from start to finish of this book. Colin is still chasing his eureka moment, finally finding it in his theorem he created called the Theorem of Underlying Katherine Predictability.


I had to force myself to keep reading hoping it will get better. An Abundance of Katherines. Hell, I’m proud of all the Katherine’s in aktherines world that dumped him for his crazy obsession. I think this is John’s way of incorporating himself into abundancws books.

Colin’s theory would only reveal the past and it could not show the future, so we learn that we don’t know who we will become, as the future is unpredictable and we are always changing. After being dumped by his girlfriend, Katherine XIX, Colin is longing to feel whole, and longing to matter. My last concern is that I am not sure who this text is really for. He has dated about 19 girls all named Katherine. An Abundance of Katherines is a hilarious book but it did not make me laugh.

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An Abundance Of Katherines. I didn’t mind the math, but it was only there to prove that Colin was smart. Nineteen times, to be exact.

An Abundance of Katherines Book Review

Talk to your kids about Retrieved 24 December The roadtrip ends up being wonderful for him because he finally finds himself. Dinzanfar, that is buried in the tomb. His random facts and awkward persona give the book its uniqueness and nerd power. I loved the plot of this book. If I were seventeen I would have lapped this shit right up. But, man, I did NOT like this book. By the time she was finally introduced, I was hoping that Colin would get back with Katherine the Great.

The novel includes an appendix by Daniel Bissa close friend to Green, explaining some of the more complex equations the main character, Colin, uses. It certainly didn’t make me a better person nor made me laugh. Works by John Green.


Like the title says, this is An Abundance of Katherines, and Katherine is the only good thing about it. On a road trip miles from home, this anagram-hap Katherine V thought boys were gross Katherine Kkatherines just wanted to be friends Katherine XVIII dumped him in an e-mail K broke his heart When it comes to relationships, Colin Singleton’s type happens to be girls named Katherine.

An outsider, a man of the people. Her character is unpredictable and relatable, and most of the important revelations and hidden messages come abuneances her. We knew that Colin was going to end up with Lindsey.

An Abundance of Katherines

Out of all the libraries systems I’ve ever used, this has to be the worst. See all 45 questions about An Abundance of Katherines…. Most YA readers see John Green as the best author ever, but his books are not that unique and his characters are the same with a few minor tweaks.

I’m sure I’ll take pleasure in reading the rest of his books though I was lucky enough to read The Faul I’ll probably be dead by morning for daring to write this about one of Green’s books but boy did I loathe this book