March 20th, 2012 by You(th)
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Submitted by Celina, Age 10 from Georgia
When Katniss’s sister is chosen from the reaping to compete in the Hunger Games for District 12, Katniss immediately volunteers to take her place. Capitol citizens even like watching the kids kill each other. It is a fight to the death. Many people lose their family and friends. During the Hunger Games, she makes true friends that have to die in vain because of their murder. Peeta, who is also from district 12, has been in love with Katniss since he was four years old. Will she be able to trust him? Will she be able to survive? This book has cruelty, with life against love.