The Sun is Also a Star

The Sun is Also a Star

by

Nicola Yoon

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Hannah is Jeremy Fitzgerald's paralegal. She is a beautiful woman whom Natasha thinks looks as though she could be a princess. In reality, Hannah loves fairy tales, though she thinks of herself as a minor character in her own story. She's madly in love with Jeremy and finally gets her happy ending when he decides to leave his wife for her.

Hannah Winter Quotes in The Sun is Also a Star

The The Sun is Also a Star quotes below are all either spoken by Hannah Winter or refer to Hannah Winter. For each quote, you can also see the other characters and themes related to it (each theme is indicated by its own dot and icon, like this one:
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). Note: all page numbers and citation info for the quotes below refer to the Random House edition of The Sun is Also a Star published in 2016.
Chapter 40 Quotes

Does he want to know how it feels to be undocumented? Or how I keep waiting for someone to find out I don't belong here at all?

Probably not. He's looking for facts, not philosophy, so I write them down.

Page Number: 112
Explanation and Analysis:
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Hannah Winter Character Timeline in The Sun is Also a Star

The timeline below shows where the character Hannah Winter appears in The Sun is Also a Star. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Chapter 40
Immigration and the American Dream Theme Icon
Passion vs. Reason Theme Icon
Isolation vs. Connection Theme Icon
The office is under construction, and the paralegal looks pale and frazzled. She has bad news: Attorney Fitzgerald was hit by a car... (full context)
Immigration and the American Dream Theme Icon
Interconnectedness and Destiny Theme Icon
Isolation vs. Connection Theme Icon
The paralegal flips through the forms and tells Natasha she needs to add more—"Jeremy" needs material to... (full context)
Passion vs. Reason Theme Icon
The office phone rings. It's Attorney Fitzgerald. The paralegal shakes with relief as happy tears fill her eyes. Natasha can tell that the paralegal... (full context)
Chapter 41
Isolation vs. Connection Theme Icon
Hannah thinks of herself as living in a fairy tale, though not as the star. She... (full context)
Chapter 42
Interconnectedness and Destiny Theme Icon
...life and admit his mortality—as well as the fact that he's in love with his paralegal, Hannah Winter. Later today, he'll return to the office, take Hannah in his arms, and... (full context)
Chapter 86
Immigration and the American Dream Theme Icon
Interconnectedness and Destiny Theme Icon
Isolation vs. Connection Theme Icon
When Natasha arrives back at Attorney Fitzgerald's office, his paralegal's eyes are glittering and she looks like she's been kissed. Flustered, she shows Natasha to... (full context)
Chapter 110
Interconnectedness and Destiny Theme Icon
...on Attorney Fitzgerald's door. Nobody answers, so he opens the door and discovers a sobbing paralegal. She tries to wipe her eyes when she sees Daniel and insists she's fine, though... (full context)
Isolation vs. Connection Theme Icon
The paralegal says that if she'd known how "this" would end, she wouldn't have started. She says... (full context)
Chapter 113
Immigration and the American Dream Theme Icon
Interconnectedness and Destiny Theme Icon
...now when the stakes are lower. Daniel asks if he's having an affair with his paralegal, and Fitzgerald explains that it started and ended today. (full context)
Chapter 114-115
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...Fitzgerald lied to Daniel: he couldn't stop Natasha's deportation because he spent the afternoon with Hannah Winter at a hotel. Fitzgerald will think constantly of Daniel over the next week and... (full context)