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(2015)

Plot Summary

  • Adapted from the bestselling novel by author John Green, PAPER TOWNS is a coming-of-age story centering on Quentin and his enigmatic neighbor Margo, who loved mysteries so much she became one. After taking him on an all-night adventure through their hometown, Margo suddenly disappears - leaving behind cryptic clues for Quentin to decipher. The search leads Quentin and his quick-witted friends on an exhilarating adventure that is equal parts hilarious and moving. Ultimately, to track down Margo, Quentin must find a deeper understanding of true friendship - and true love.

    - Written by 20th Century Fox
  • Quentin Jacobsen - Q to his friends - is eighteen and has always loved the beautiful and edgy Margo Roth Spiegelman. Nine years ago they discovered a dead body together but now, at their Central Florida high school, Q's a nerd while Margo is uber-cool. One night, before graduating, Q is basking in the predictable boringness of his life when Margo persuades him to join her in come midnight mayhem and vengeance... and then vanishes. While her family shrugs off this latest disappearance, Q follows Margo's string of elaborate clues - including an unnerving poem about death. Q's friends Radar, Ben and Lacey help with the search, and a post from a website turns up: Margo will be in a certain location for the next 24 hours only. They drive through the night, racing the clock. Is Q ready for what he might find?

    - Written by SophieLNewton
  • Quentin Jacobsen has spent a lifetime loving the magnificently adventurous Margo Roth Spiegelman from afar. So when she cracks open a window and climbs into his life- dressed like a ninja and summoning him for an ingenious campaign of revenge- he follows. After their all-nighter ends, and a new day breaks, Q arrived at school to discover that Margo, always an enigma, has now become a mystery. But Q soon learns that there are clues- and they are for him. Urged down a disconnected path, the closer he gets, the less Q sees the girl he thought he knew...

    - Written by kellyramirez03
  • When Margo Roth Spiegalmen moved into Jefferson park Quinten Jacobson was in love. They grew up as friends but their friendship drifted apart. Years later she crawls back into his window in the middle of the night to get him to help her to do 9 things of revenge against her cheating boyfriend. The next day it seems Margo has disappeared she left clues for him Quinten and his friends set off to find her before senior prom.

  • After an adventure that Quentin takes with the young, beautiful Margo he simply falls in love overnight. After she goes missing Quentin and his friends search for clues to find her and he won't rest until he is reunited with his long lost love.

  • After an all night adventure, Quentin's life-long crush, Margo, disappears, leaving behind clues that Quentin and his friends follow on the journey of a lifetime.

    - Written by Benjamin Rothrock

Synopsis

Quentin's life changed the day Margo Roth Spiegelman moved next door. He considered her his one true love...

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