Later in Mockingjay, the rebels take the Capitol and win the war. It takes more than just strength, or smarts, or stealth. Our house is almost at the edge of the Seam. This is the day of the reaping. I only have to pass a few gates to reach the scruffy field called the Meadow. After all, she has returned to her family and her longtime friend, Gale.
And where a few have decided to do something about it, since they really have nothing of value to lose. When I was younger, I scared my mother to death, the things I would blurt out about District 12, about the people who rule our country, Panem, from the far-off city called the Capitol. Gale holds her at an icy distance. Early in its history, a rebellion led by a 13th district against the Capitol resulted in its destruction and the creation of an annual televised event known as the Hunger Games. My fingers stretch out, seeking Prim's warmth but finding only the rough canvas cover of the mattress. There's enough light in the bedroom to see them.
Every region has its own claim to fame that advantages the Capitol. But there's also food if you know how to find it. I prop myself up on one elbow. Even though it was years ago, I think he still remembers how I tried to drown him in a bucket when Prim brought him home. Or so they tell me.
Prim's gift to me on reaping day. I put the cheese carefully in my pocket as I slip outside. She must have had bad dreams and climbed in with our mother. Our house is almost at the edge of the Seam. Coin sends a still recovering Peeta to join them, and Katniss becomes convinced that Coin hopes that Peeta will turn on Katniss and kill her before she can reach Snow. In this rabidly anticipated sequel, Katniss, again the narrator, returns home to find herself more the center of attention than ever. Sitting at Prim's knees, guarding her, is the world's ugliest cat.
Every year, children from the districts are selected to participate in a compulsory annual televised death match called The Hunger Games. The entire series is recommended listening. A thicket of berry bushes protects it from unwanted eyes. Finnick and several other members of the team are killed along the way. The Hunger Games audiobooks: Catching Fire About The Hunger Games audiobook — Book 2, Catching Fire audiobook mp3 The book picks up a few months after the finale of the Games. Separating the Meadow from the woods, in fact enclosing all of District 12, is a high chain-link fence topped with barbed-wire loops. Test your abilities and see if you will be able to survive the real thing.
The series is set in The Hunger Games universe, and follows young characters Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark. In Catching Fire, the second novel in the Hunger Games trilogy, Suzanne Collins continues the story of Katniss Everdeen, testing her more than ever before. Find out if you are ready for the Hunger Games. Sometimes, when I clean a kill, I feed Buttercup the entrails. And there are whispers of a rebellion against the Capitol - a rebellion that Katniss and Peeta may have helped create.
Supple leather that has molded to my feet. I prop myself up on one elbow. The leader of this district, President Alma Coin, along with Plutarch Heavensbee, Haymitch, Gale and several others, are planning a full-scale rebellion against the Capitol and President Snow. Fine bread like this is for special occasions. My mother was very beautiful once, too. We follow her adventure of going to the Capitol, the city where the Games take place. The reaping isn't until two.
When 16-year-old Katniss's young sister, Prim, is selected as District 12's female representative, Katniss volunteers to take her place. In fact, they're among our best customers. There is a bit of irony, too, on hearing the full story. As soon as I'm in the trees, I retrieve a bow and sheath of arrows from a hollow log. Mashed-in nose, half of one ear missing, eyes the color of rotting squash. Or at least distrusts me.
Katniss is an in number character who takes care of her own issues and assumes responsibility of her own life. President Coin decides to move forward to take the Capitol and sends Katniss and her team to go there to film more. This book has been picked by Kansas State University to be given to the approaching majority green beans to read. My father could have made good money selling them, but if the officials found out he would have been publicly executed for inciting a rebellion. Always close enough to run back to the safety of District 12 if trouble arises. Most of the Peacekeepers turn a blind eye to the few of us who hunt because they're as hungry for fresh meat as anybody is.