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The Hunger Games, Suzanne Collins

Label
The Hunger Games
Title
The Hunger Games
Statement of responsibility
Suzanne Collins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sixteen-year-old Katniss Everdeen accidentally becomes a contender in the annual Hunger Games, a grave competition hosted by the Capitol where young boys and girls are pitted against one another in a televised fight to the death
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Summary
In a future North America, where the rulers of Panem maintain control through an annual televised survival competition pitting young people from each of the twelve districts against one another, sixteen-year-old Katniss's skills are put to the test when she voluntarily takes her younger sister's place
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Abraham Lincoln Illinois High School Book Award, 2011.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2009
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2009
  • Beehive Young Adult Book Award (Utah), 2010.
  • Black-Eyed Susan Book Award (Maryland), High School, 2011.
  • Blue Hen Book Award (Delaware) for Teen Books, 2010.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2008
  • Books I Love Best Yearly (BILBY), Older Reader, 2012.
  • California Young Reader Medal, Young Adult, 2011.
  • Charlotte Award (New York), Young Adult, 2010.
  • Colorado Blue Spruce YA Book Award, 2010.
  • Eliot Rosewater Indiana High School Book Award (Rosie Award), 2011.
  • Garden State Teen Book Award (New Jersey), Fiction (Grades 9-12), 2011.
  • Gateway Readers Award (Missouri), 2011.
  • Georgia Children's Book Award, 2012.
  • Georgia Peach Book Award for Teen Readers, 2010.
  • Golden Archer Awards (Wisconsin): Middle/Jr. High, 2011.
  • Golden Duck Awards, Hal Clement Award for Young Adult
  • Golden Sower Award (Nebraska), Young Adult, 2011.
  • Grand Canyon Reader Award (Arizona), Tween Book Category, 2011.
  • Heartland Award, 2010.
  • Inky Awards (Australia): Silver Inky, 2009.
  • Iowa High School Book Award, 2011.
  • Isinglass Teen Read Award (New Hampshire), 2009-2010.
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for Grades 9-12, 2010.
  • Land of Enchantment Book Award (New Mexico), Young Adult category, 2011.
  • Maine Student Book Award, 2010.
  • New York Times Notable Children's Book, 2008
  • Nutmeg Children's Book Award, Teen category, 2012.
  • Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, Young Adult, 2010.
  • Rebecca Caudill Young Reader's Book Award (Illinois), 2011.
  • Rhode Island Teen Book Award, 2010.
  • Romantic Times Reviewers' Choice Award, 2008.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2008.
  • Sequoyah Book Awards (Oklahoma), High School Books, 2011.
  • Sequoyah Book Awards (Oklahoma), Intermediate Books, 2011.
  • Soaring Eagle Book Award (Wyoming), 2010.
  • South Carolina Book Award, Junior Books, 2011.
  • South Carolina Book Award, Young Adult Books, 2011.
  • Teen Buckeye Book Award (Ohio), 2009.
  • Texas Lone Star Reading Lists: 2009
  • Thumbs Up! Award (Michigan), 2009.
  • Truman Readers Award (Missouri), 2011.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for High School, 2011.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2009
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2011
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2009
  • Young Hoosier Book Award, Middle Books, 2011.
  • Young Reader's Choice Award (Pacific Northwest), Senior, 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
287374
Cataloging source
IZ8
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Collins, Suzanne
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • MG+
  • MG+
LC call number
PS3603 O4558
LC item number
H864 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
810
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Reading level
  • 5.3
  • 5.3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The hunger games trilogy
Series volume
bk. 1]
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Survival
  • Reality television programs
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Contests
  • Survival
  • Television programs
  • Interpersonal relations.
  • Contests
  • Science fiction
  • Large type books
  • Contests
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Reality television programs
  • Survival
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Hunger Games, Suzanne Collins
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn785853668
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
483 pages (large print)
Isbn
9781451760590
Lccn
2009026153
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Stock number
ingram
System control number
(OCoLC)785853668
Label
The Hunger Games, Suzanne Collins
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn785853668
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
483 pages (large print)
Isbn
9781451760590
Lccn
2009026153
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Stock number
ingram
System control number
(OCoLC)785853668

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