The Hunger Games is a 2008 science fiction novel by the American writer Suzanne Collins. It is written in the voice of 16-year-old Katniss Everdeen, who lives in the post-apocalyptic nation of Panem in North America. The Capitol, a highly advanced metropolis, exercises political control over the rest of the nation. The Hunger Games are an annual event in which one boy and one girl aged 12–18 from each of the twelve districts surrounding the Capitol are selected by lottery to compete in a televised battle to the death.
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Week 38 - Introduction
Week 40 - Book Talk 1
Week 43 - Book Talk 2
Week 46 - Book Talk 3
Week 49 - Written examination on the novel.
Use and write in your reading log while you read, where you can also keep track on what pages to finish reading before every upcoming book talk.
It is not a bad idea to listen to the book together with looking into the book. You will both improve your listening skill but also your reading skill at the same time. You can either use the audiobook through the Campus library or the one online on Youtube, linked here: audiobook.
Here you have a PDF online of the book, to use if you have some time off to read, and do not have the book with you.