Subscribe ow.ly | Facebook ow.ly | Twitter ow.ly Release Date: 23 March 2012 Genre: Action | Drama | Sci-Fi Cast: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth Directors: Gary Ross Writer: Suzanne Collins, Gary Ross Studio: Lionsgate Plot: A young girl volunteers to take her sister’s place in a fight to the death in a dystopian future.
Now in paperback, the book no one can stop talking about . . .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 (cont’d)