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Mockingjay

The final book of The Hunger Games

by Suzanne Collins

Mockingjay
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  • First Published:
    Aug 2010, 400 pages
    Paperback:
    Jan 2010, 164 pages

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Young Adults: The final installment in the YA Hunger Games trilogy

If you are reading this review, chances are that you're wondering if the Hunger Games trilogy lives up to the hype. Yes. A thousand times yes. All you need to do is read the first few pages The Hunger Games to verify this. You'll be pulled in and under. You'll set aside anything else you've been reading. You'll shirk your duties at work. You'll start reading under the table at dinnertime. I quickly learned that the only way I could make myself close the covers would be to break off in the middle of a chapter. If I waited until the end, the unbelievable cliffhanger with which Collins closes every single chapter would catch me and pull me back into the book. The only way to read these books is compulsively.

Katniss Everdeen is already a quiet kind of outlaw when she is chosen by lottery to represent her district in the Hunger Games. Every day she leaves the district's boundaries to ...

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