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Suzanne Collins

Author: Diane Bailey
Publisher: New York : Rosen Pub., 2013.
Series: All about the author.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In her trilogy of The Hunger Games, Collins imagined a society where children are forced to train as warriors and then fight each other to the death in a gruesome annual tradition. Her stories teach her readers about the complexities of war, and make comments on modern society. Dystopian novels are not new to young readers, and this book introduces you to Collins's inspirations and sources.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Suzanne Collins; Suzanne Collins; Suzanne Collins
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Diane Bailey
ISBN: 9781448869381 1448869382
OCLC Number: 769871173
Description: 109 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: On the move --
A new world --
Imagining the future --
Next steps --
A story of screens --
Moving forward.
Series Title: All about the author.
Responsibility: Diane Bailey.

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In her trilogy of The Hunger Games, Collins imagined a society where children are forced to train as warriors and then fight each other to the death in a gruesome annual tradition. Her stories teach her readers about the complexities of war, and make comments on modern society. Dystopian novels are not new to young readers, and this book introduces you to Collins's inspirations and sources.

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