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ISBN 13 : 0439023521
Pages : 386 pages
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ISBN 13 : 0545317800
Pages : 400 pages
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Download Mockingjay (Hunger Games, Book Three) PDF Format Full Free by Suzanne Collins and published by Scholastic Inc.. This book was released on 2010-08-24 with total page 400 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: The greatly anticipated final book in the New York Times bestselling Hunger Games trilogy by Suzanne Collins.


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Publisher : Intellect Books
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ISBN 13 : 1783202041
Pages : 154 pages
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Publisher : Pan Macmillan
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ISBN 13 : 1447210921
Pages : 256 pages
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Publisher : Springer Nature
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ISBN 13 : 3030673340
Pages : 196 pages
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Publisher : Plexus Publishing
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ISBN 13 : 0859658856
Pages : 192 pages
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Hunger Games A-Z

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Publisher : Kings Road Publishing
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ISBN 13 : 1782190244
Pages : 248 pages
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Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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ISBN 13 : 054418212X
Pages : 78 pages
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Download CliffsNotes on Collins' The Hunger Games PDF Format Full Free by Janelle Blasdel and published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. This book was released on 2012-02-10 with total page 78 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: CliffsNotes on Collins’ The Hunger Games analyzes the wildly popular first novel in The Hunger Games trilogy, in which the Capitol forces each of Panem's 12 districts to choose two teenagers to participate in the Hunger Games, a gruesome, televised fight to the death. In the 12th district, Katniss Everdeen steps in for her little sister and enters the Games, where she is torn between her feelings for her hunting partner, Gale Hawthorne, and the district's other tribute, Peeta Mellark, even as she fights to stay alive. The Hunger Games will change Katniss' life forever, but her acts of humanity and defiance might just change the Games, too.


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Publisher : Teacher Created Materials
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ISBN 13 : 1480785156
Pages : 74 pages
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Publisher : McFarland
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ISBN 13 : 0786470194
Pages : 255 pages
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Download Of Bread, Blood and The Hunger Games PDF Format Full Free by Mary F. Pharr and published by McFarland. This book was released on 2012-07-10 with total page 255 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: This collection of fresh essays on Suzanne Collins's epic trilogy spans multiple disciplines. The contributors probe the trilogy's meaning using theories grounded in historicism, feminism, humanism, queer theory, as well as cultural, political, and media studies. The essayists demonstrate diverse perspectives regarding Collins's novels but their works have three elements in common: an appreciation of the trilogy as literature, a belief in its permanent value, and a need to share both appreciation and belief with fellow readers. The 21 essays that follow the context-setting introduction are grouped into four parts: Part I "History, Politics, Economics, and Culture," Part II "Ethics, Aesthetics, and Identity," Part III "Resistance, Surveillance, and Simulacra," and Part IV "Thematic Parallels and Literary Traditions." A core bibliography of dystopian and postapocalyptic works is included, with emphasis on the young adult category--itself an increasingly crucial part of postmodern culture. Instructors considering this book for use in a course may request an examination copy here.


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ISBN 13 : 1476639140
Pages : 210 pages
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Publisher : McFarland
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ISBN 13 : 0786468645
Pages : 203 pages
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Download Approaching the Hunger Games Trilogy PDF Format Full Free by Tom Henthorne and published by McFarland. This book was released on 2012-07-12 with total page 203 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: This book addresses Suzanne Collins's work from a number of literary and cultural perspectives in an effort to better understand both its significance and its appeal. It takes an interdisciplinary approach to the Hunger Games trilogy, drawing from literary studies, psychology, gender studies, media studies, philosophy, and cultural studies. An analytical rather than evaluative work, it dispenses with extended theoretical discussions and academic jargon. Assuming that readers are familiar with the entire trilogy, the book also avoids plot summary and character analysis, instead focusing on the significance of the story and its characters. It includes a biographical essay, glossaries, questions for further study, and an extensive bibliography. Instructors considering this book for use in a course may request an examination copy here.


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ISBN 13 : 1476621047
Pages : 200 pages
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ISBN 13 : 1476614512
Pages : 264 pages
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Download Space and Place in The Hunger Games PDF Format Full Free by Deidre Anne Evans Garriott, and published by McFarland. This book was released on 2014-03-28 with total page 264 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: An international bestseller and the inspiration for a blockbuster film series, Suzanne Collins’s dystopian, young adult trilogy The Hunger Games has also attracted attention from literary scholars. While much of the criticism has focused on traditional literary readings, this innovative collection explores the phenomena of place and space in the novels—how places define people, how they wield power to create social hierarchies, and how they can be conceptualized, carved out, imagined and used. The essays consider wide-ranging topics: the problem of the trilogy’s Epilogue; the purpose of the love triangle between Katniss, Gale and Peeta; Katniss’s role as “mother”; and the trilogy as a textual “safe space” to explore dangerous topics. Presenting the trilogy as a place and space for multiple discourses—political, social and literary—this work assertively places The Hunger Games in conversation with the world in which it was written, read, and adapted.


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Catching Fire Cookbook: Experience the Hunger Games Trilogy with Unofficial Recipes Inspired by Catching Fire

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ISBN 13 : 1623151880
Pages : 119 pages
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Publisher : Hachette UK
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ISBN 13 : 1472110714
Pages : 288 pages
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Download A Brief Guide To The Hunger Games PDF Format Full Free by Brian J. Robb and published by Hachette UK. This book was released on 2014-08-21 with total page 288 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: A comprehensive and compelling guide to Suzanne Collins's bestselling young-adult, dystopian trilogy The Hunger Games, Catching Fire and Mockingjay. Already a publishing phenomenon to rival Harry Potter (over 50 million copies sold), the four blockbuster movies starring Jennifer Lawrence have grossed almost $3 billion dollars at the box office. Suzanne Collins has created a series of characters and situations that have struck a chord not only with the target audience of teenagers, but which have also drawn in adult readers: the series is second only to Harry Potter in NPR's popular poll of the Top 100 Teen Novels. Robb explores themes in The Hunger Games, and the influences and inspirations that lie behind the books, highlighting where Suzanne Collins has drawn on mythology and history, reshaping them to fit her universe. He examines the characters and situations created in the book and how these have impacted on the books' largely teen readership. He also looks at reactions to the books from fans and critics, both acclaim and criticisms faced by the author. Robb chronicles the adaptation of The Hunger Games from acclaimed, best-selling novel to blockbusting film. With a script by Suzanne Collins herself, the film has made stars of Jennifer Lawrence as Collins' heroine Katniss Everdeen, Josh Hutcherson as Peeta Mellark and Liam Hemsworth as Gale Hawthorne.


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Publisher : Greenhaven Publishing LLC
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ISBN 13 : 0737769904
Pages : 196 pages
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