The hunger games is a book by the american author suzanne collins it was published in 2008 and has sold millions of copies it is the first book for young readers to sell a million electronic books and you can buy it in 26 different languages the hunger games is now a very successful film.
Winning means fame and fortune losing means certain death the hunger games have begun 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 hunger games was adapted for a 2012 film, and the second book, catching fire, was adapted for a 2014 film the third and final book, mockingjay, is being adapted into two parts, to be released in 2014 and 2015 repectively.
The hunger games book review covers the first book in the dystopian trilogy by suzanne collins, recommended for teens, yet too dark for younger kids. The hunger games is a book by the american author suzanne collins it was published in 2008 and has sold millions of copies it is the first book for young readers to sell a million electronic books and you can buy it in 26 different languages.
The hunger games has a way of getting into your head, it is an example of some very clever story telling that explores some very dark themes, and despite not being able to fully connect with the main character, you can still admire her skills and determination. Sequel just as gripping -- and brutal -- as the first read common sense media's catching fire: the hunger games, book 2 review, age rating, and parents guide. The hunger games was definitely the best series i read last year i would really suggest reading it if you haven't yet it's really different from lots of the other stuff i read and it's a good book to take you somewhere else i could really get into the hunger game and i've been able to get into it reading it the second time round.
In a review for the new york times, i was so obsessed with this book the hunger games is amazing the hunger games received many awards and honors it was named one of publishers weekly 's best books of the year in 2008 and a the new york times notable children's book of 2008. Before reading the hunger games trilogy, i had more than a few people tell me the first two books were good, but the last one was lacking i couldn't disagree more the story is harsh, gruesome, and bleak.