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The Hunger Games: when reality TV is deadly

Advantages: easy to read, largely sympathetic central characters, interesting premise
Disadvantages: not particularly memorable or distinctive

...When your job involves recommending books to young people, it's a good idea to read at least a few of the more popular YA books, which is why I originally read Suzanne Collins' 'The Hunger Games'. Recently a friend was lending out her box set of the trilo ...

brokenangelkisses 01.07.2014 · Read full review
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Diamond review  The hunger games

Advantages: Fascinating premise - filled with suspense
Disadvantages: None

...Hunger Games What attracted me to this one? This novel has been on my reading list since reading Wickedinrock's review some time ago. The movie was released and I resisted the temptation to go and view it before reading the book. The premise so ...

dawnymarie 11.07.2012 · Read full review
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Leaving me hungry

Advantages: it sets up the next two books which are great
Disadvantages: katniss is annoying, the content is a little shallow at times

Hungry eyes I love books. I’m a bit of an addict in fact. I will buy books that sound good and pop them on my shelves or in my “to be read soon” pile which is ever growing. Soon I will consume every last piece of space on my shelves with books an ...

ryanando 16.04.2013 · Read full review
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This will have you hungering for more.

Advantages: Great characters, a inspiring female protagonist and gripping storytelling.
Disadvantages: Any comparisons with Twilight. Lets stop comparing any new romance with that blasted novel.

‘1984’, ‘Brave New World’, ‘V for Vendetta’, ‘A Clockwork Orange’ and now ‘The Hunger Games’. I am fascinated by novels which present a vision of a dystopian society. ‘The Hunger Games’ presents a post-apocalyptic vision of a North America, tai ...

Renza 05.02.2012 · Read full review
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Forget the Olympic games, read The Hunger games

Advantages: Beautifully conceived and executed plot by a very gifted author
Disadvantages: You will need to buy the next two in the series to get the whole story

...Last week I read a review of this book by dawnymarie, the review was so good I bought the first book (In a series of three) on Kindle straight away and subsequently read all three books in the series within four days. Suzanne Collins is an amazing writer ...

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