A history of war has left the 12 districts that divide Panem under the tyrannical power of
"Capitol". Without freedom and poverty, no one can leave the confines of his district. Just a girl
16, Katniss Everdeen, dared to defy the rules for food.
His prinicipios will be tested with "The Hunger Games," the televised spectacle
Capitol organized to humiliate the population. Each year, 2 representatives from each district will be
forced to survive in a hostile environment and fight to the death between them until one
When her younger sister is chosen to participate, Katniss does not hesitate to take its place, determined
to demonstrate its firm and resolute, even in the most desperate situations there is room
for love and respect.
Suzanne Collins is the author of the bestselling series Ney York Times "Underland Chronicles" and writer
youth television programs. In this first installment gives us equal parts suspense, ethics,
adventure and love in a context set in a future with unsettling parallels to our world
today. libreriao ofican