You realize that I'm trying to keep your distance from me will not showing me affection for you
I don't want to be a grenade
Hazel Grace Lancaster is a 17 year old girl living with terminal cancer. Although the grow of her cancer has been slowed by a drug, Hazel knows her lifespan is limited. Hazel's breathing is severely limited due to cancer in her lungs, and she breathes with the help of a portable oxygen tank.
Hazel make friends with a cancer-survivor named Augustus, but does not want to become romantically involved with him to avoid breaking his heart when she dies.
Hazel and Augustus grow closer together through a shared love of the book, An Imperial Affliction by Peter Van Houten. They write to Peter to find out the details of his unfinished ending, and when he refuses to tell them over phone, they plan a trip to visit him.
Hazel is different... She walks lightly upon the Earth...
Hazel and Augustus are disappointed by Peter in Amsterdam, but they grow even more close as a result of the trip. Hazel agrees to begin a romantic relationship with Augustus only to learn hat his cancer has returned and cannot be treated.
As Augustus's heath got worse, Hazel and Gus come closer together more then ever and help each other deal with their physical and emotional pain.
Augustus dies, but Hazel is grateful to have loved him and feels comforted by the things he left behind for her.