The Hunger Games By Suzanne Collins

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The Hunger Games By: Suzanne Collins
Crystal Hodge

My fingers stretch out, seeking Prim 's warmth but finding only the canvas cover of the mattress. She must have had bad dreams and climbed.My sister, Prim, curled up on her side, cocooned in my mother 's body their cheeks pressed together. Mashed- in nose, half of one ear missing eyes the color of rotting squash. Prim named him Buttercup insisting that his buddy yellow coat matched the bright flower buttercup was the ugly cat. I think he still remembers how I tried to drown him in a bucket when Prim brought him home.And sometimes when I clean a kill, I feed buttercup the entrails. He has stopped hissing at me. Entrails no hissing this is the closest we will ever …show more content…

I take it in my hands, pull out the arrow, and hold the puncture in the crust to my nose, inhaling the fragrance that makes my mouth flood with saliva. Fine bread like this is for special occasions."Mm, still warm," I say. He must have been at the bakery at the crack of dawn to trade for it. "Even wished me luck."" I say, not even bothering to roll my eyes. "Prim left us a cheese." I pull it out.All 24 of the tributes are transported to the arena to fight it out. Katniss is on her own at first, but then she discovers that Peete has teamed up with the Career Tributes – the strong kids from the rich districts in Panem who actually want to go to the Hunger Games. They eventually corner her in a tree, but she drops a tracker jacker nest on them (that 's like a genetically mutated killer wasp) and scores a bow and arrow in the process.

After this, Katniss teams up with Rue, a tiny girl from District 11 who reminds her of her sister Prim. The two are able to take out the Career Tributes ' food supply, which totally infuriates their leader, Cato. Also, Peeta doesn 't appear to be teamed up with them anymore. Where is he? Wounded? Unfortunately, Rue is killed around this time by one of the Career Tributes. Katniss honors her body by covering it in flowers.After Rue 's death, the announcer, wanting to bring back the romance story between Peeta and Katniss, changes the rules of the game: two people from a single district can now win. Before she can stop herself, Katniss calls

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