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The Hunger Games

Author: Suzanne Collins
Publisher: London : Scholastic, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Katniss is a 16-year-old girl living with her mother and younger sister in the poorest district of Panem, the remains of what used be the United States. Long ago the districts waged war on the Capitol and were defeated. As part of the surrender terms, each district agreed to send one boy and one girl to appear in an annual televised event called "The Hunger Games." The terrain, rules, and level of audience  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dystopian fiction
Apocalyptic fiction
Science fiction
Action and adventure fiction
Novels
Young adult fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Suzanne Collins
ISBN: 9781407109084 1407109081 9781407111681 140711168X 1550145177 9781550145175 9781741698527 1741698529 9781407109367 1407109367 9781407109374 1407109375 9780439023528 0439023521
OCLC Number: 258092175
Awards: Winner of Red House Children's Book Award: Older Readers 2010.
Winner of Red House Children's Book Award: Overall Winner 2010.
Description: 374 pages ; 20 cm.
Other Titles: Hunger Games (Novel)
Responsibility: Suzanne Collins.

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Set in a dark vision of the near future, a terrifying reality TV show is taking place. Twelve boys and twelve girls are forced to appear in a live event called The Hunger Games. There is only one  Read more...

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