One day the writer met a young girl, a cancer patient, who became the prototype of the main character of the book, and then the film. Hazel and Augustus are young, pure creatures. The first meeting, the first love, the first experiences, beautiful courtship and broad gestures. But the story of a teen relationship is not quite normal. Have not for years the wise hazel end-stage cancer, she is forced to carry everywhere with an oxygen tank. And the optimist and the witty Augustus put an end to career of the basketball player as too in due time suffered from an illness. Therefore, the romantic story turned out with bitter notes. The heroes of the film "Blame the stars", though doomed, but full of energy, really and soberly look at the world and their lives. And they have a dream that must necessarily have time to fulfill.