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The Hunger Games

The Hunger Games

ISBN: 0439023483

Title: The Hunger Games

Author: Suzanne Collins

KDL Description:

The Hunger Games Trilogy

Katniss has been providing for her family since her father died, but is he strong enough to win the Hunger Games, a deadly competition that can have only one winner?

Amazon Description:

Could you survive on your own, in the wild, with everyone out to make sure you don’t live to see the morning?

In the ruins of a place once known as North America lies the nation of Panem, a shining Capitol surrounded by twelve outlying districts. The Capitol is harsh and cruel and keeps the districts in line by forcing them all to send one boy and one girl between the ages of twelve and eighteen to participate in the annual Hunger Games, a fight to the death on live TV. Sixteen-year-old Katniss Everdeen, who lives alone with her mother and younger sister, regards it as a death sentence when she is forced to represent her district in the Games. But Katniss has been close to dead before-and survival.