Catching Fire is the Empire Strikes Back of the Trilogy The action is at a slower pace, but the background details are all slotted into place.
There's no time to ponder one point, before another moment of peril materializes. Add your rating See all kid reviews. And should you, if it means danger or death for your family, or your whole community back home?
Of the 24 young people who compete, only one will survive. Why are you interested in reading it? I've not heard much love for Catching Fire, but I loved it. Amazingly, I was hooked at the first chapter. That doesn't make her exempt from the Hunger Games.
Or at least started thinking about it. A girl kills opponents with knives. However, Collins herself doesn't go into intricate accounts. All three books are remarkable but what makes The Hunger Games so much more enticing is that the movie is coming out next weekend on March 23rd.
If you are a logical person able to think critically, try not to take this book too close to heart. Is it ever right to kill an innocent child, even if you've been given orders?
Add your rating See all kid reviews. This will be a terrific discussion starter for middle-school literature groups, in which students will quickly make fruitful connections to our own society.
I was constantly on the edge of my seat with this book. She sees it as a death sentence. But Katniss has been close to death before. For her first young-adult novel, Collins has mixed together elements both classical and modern to produce a story that, if not entirely new, nevertheless bears her unique imprint.
She knows how to pace her tale to leave her readers constantly craving more. Our protagonist is Katniss Everdeen, a teenage girl from District Twelve. The cranked up action and horrific decision making will make it imperative that you find out what happens next. It kept this reviewer up until two a.
I hungered for more details - how this had happened, what led to these moments, what were the lives of the victors like throughout the past of the games. These books have a special place in my heart. A friend, engrossed in Film Studies at university, once explained to me the winning sequence in a trilogy.
Katniss, who volunteers to take her sister's place, and Peeta are District 12's competitors, but their competition is complicated by Peeta's announcement that he is in love with Katniss. Katniss is a year-old hunter, carving out an existence for herself, her sister Primrose, and their widowed mother.
Is there any other choice? My nephew said the same as he gave it to me. Even if it's you or them? But the purpose of these games is far more gruesome and terrifying. In the future, the U.
Katniss is a survivor. But I guess I just forget how intense YA novels often are. If Grylls laid unconscious on the ground for two days, he would most likely have pneumonia—whereas Kitness did not even sneeze.Jun 20, · ~ Spoiler Free Book Review: The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games #1): Suzanne Collins ~ SYNOPSIS.
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About The Hunger Games 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. The Hunger Games Book Report 1. State the title, author, and number of pages.
The Hunger Games is a novel written by Suzanna Collins.
The book consists of pages. 2. Tell what the book is about. Describe the setting. The rules of the Hunger Games are simple. In punishment for the uprising, each of the twelve districts must provide one girl and one boy, called tributes, to participate. The twenty-four tributes will be imprisoned in a vast outdoor arena that could hold anything from a burning desert to a frozen wasteland.Download