The Hunger Games

Written by Suzanne Collins

The story centers on Katniss Everdeen, who lives in the dystopian nation of Panem. Katniss is from District 12, the country’s poorest nation, which is being punished by the Capitol for past rebellions: Two children must participate in the Hunger Games each year. Katniss volunteers to take her sister’s place in the ritual and experiences the horrors and violence of the games and ups and downs of young love.

Age Range 10 - 17 years
Genre
Copyright Year
Page Count
384
Publisher
Scholastic
Grade Level 5th - 11th
ISBN
9780439023528
Lexile 810
Themes