The Hunger Games By Suzanne Collins Essay

999 Words Sep 17th, 2015 4 Pages
AS90854 Novel Cathy Joe

In the Novel ‘The Hunger Games’ by Suzanne Collins the book is set in the Dystopian future. It is set in North America which is divided into 12 districts. Katniss Everdeen a 16 year old girl who has a younger sister, Prim who is 12 years old and a mother who have depended upon Katniss for survival ever since Katniss ' father died in a mine explosion when she was 11. The Hunger Games is when each year a girl and boy from the range of 12 to 18, are selected from each district by random to participate in The Hunger Games. The arena is where 24 tributes from each district compete and fight until one tribute remains. The winner of the games gets to return home and the district of the victor is given gifts which is mostly food. Katniss volunteers for her sister Prim who originally got picked as the girl tribute. Peeta was the male tribute who got picked who is also the same age as Katniss. During the time at the Capitol preparing for the games they make a memorable impression on everyone as they come across as ‘star crossed lovers’ In the Hunger games they survive until Katniss and Peeta are the final two left. As only one champion can come out of the games. They do an act no one has ever done before. This act was the act of both of them killing themselves so there would be no victor. They do this by eating a poisonous fruit but before they swallow it an announcement comes on and tells them…

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