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TitleThe Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
AuthorSuzanne Collins
ISBN0439023483
ImprintSuzanne Collins Ltd
Rating
Sales rank4.5
LanguageEnglish
FormatHardcover
Pages374

Description

Winning will make you famous Losing means certain death.The nation of Panem, formed from a post apocalyptic North America, is a country that consists of a wealthy Capitol region surrounded by 12 poorer districts Early in its history, a rebellion led by a 13th district against the Capitol resulted in its destruction and the creation of an annual televised event known as the Hunger Games In punishment, and as a reminder of the power and grace of the Capitol, each district must yield one boy and one girl between the ages of 12 and 18 through a lottery system to participate in the games The tributes are chosen during the annual Reaping and are forced to fight to the death, leaving only one survivor to claim victory.When 16 year old Katniss s young sister, Prim, is selected as District 12 s female representative, Katniss volunteers to take her place She and her male counterpart Peeta, are pitted against bigger, stronger representatives, some of whom have trained for this their whole lives , she sees it as a death sentence But Katniss has been close to death before For her, survival is second nature.

Reviews

Kiki

The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) By Suzanne Collins

I have got to stop poking fun at this series with memes Someone take them away from me Nah, I didn t love this book I know I m in the minority, and part of me is glad about that I mean it when I say this book deserves recognition, and honestly, I d rather people were reading this and following a her... (Sign in to see more)


Saniya

The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) By Suzanne Collins

This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here LMAAAOOOO Thats Peeta folks xD Hahahahaha, Totally xDHAHAHAHAHA Laughed my ass off on this XDOMFG HUNGER GAMES CINEMA O.O IT.WAS.FREAKING.AMAZING Am Iam I still alive o.O pinches myself ouch Yes, I can stay alive ... (Sign in to see more)


Dija

The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) By Suzanne Collins

My Epic Book Recipe Checklist for The Hunger Games 1 A sharp and intelligent heroine with just the right amount of emotion who gives in to absolutely nothing and no one 2 A sweet and sensitive hero who loves and supports the heroine unconditionally 3 An original setting with a unique a... (Sign in to see more)


Khanh, first of her name, mother of bunnies

The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) By Suzanne Collins

I was forced into watching Mockingjay Part II this weekend To clarify, I watched the second part of the last Hunger Games movie without having read any of the books, without having watched any of the movies.Needless to say, I was confused as fuck.So many questions and thoughts ran thro... (Sign in to see more)


Nataliya

The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) By Suzanne Collins

Suzanne Collins has balls ovaries of steel to make us willingly cheer for a teenage girl to kill other children In a YA book Two reasons why this book rocks a It is not Twilight, and b I really hate reality shows Seriously, how long would it take for reality shows to evolve from Survivor t... (Sign in to see more)


Jana

The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) By Suzanne Collins

A lot of things are troubling me about The Hunger Games A lot of things which I and perceive and which are not solely connected with this book but with the metaphor behind the words People attach themselves to fictional freedom without seeing what really something is and which unfortunately is her... (Sign in to see more)


Cecily

The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) By Suzanne Collins

If I were a teenager or recommending this to a teen, I might give it 3 as an adult, I give it 2.PLOTIt s a potentially exciting but gruesome story, but most of the characters were rather flat, much of the plot was predictable it s not hugely original in particular, it is VERY similar to the Japanese... (Sign in to see more)


Meredith Holley

The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) By Suzanne Collins

For a long time now, I ve wanted to rewrite my review of The Hunger Games so that I could tell you why I don t just love this series, but why I also think it s important It is beautiful for the unflinching way it shows you, as a reader, your own willingness to disregard people who are differe... (Sign in to see more)


elissa

The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) By Suzanne Collins

I LOVE THIS BOOK I ve said to a few people that if I wasn t married, I d have to marry this book I read the 400 page ARC in a less than 24 hour time period so quickly that it was never even on my currently reading shelf , which I ve only done before with HP books, and I ve just officially put the fi... (Sign in to see more)


Colleen Venable

The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) By Suzanne Collins

Fantastically Written Ooooh yeah Compelling Yup Super Quick Read Most definitely Original Umwell shuffles feet, since I seem to be a rare non five star er not original at all really Man, I wish someone on my friends list here has also read Battle Royale and this book The Hunger Games WAS pretty fant... (Sign in to see more)


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