Catching Fire: The Second Book of the Hunger Games

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Scholastic Press, 2009 - Juvenile Fiction - 391 pages
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Suzanne Collins continues the amazing story of Katniss Everdeen in the phenomenal Hunger Games trilogy.

FORMAT: 9 CDs, Unabridged
NARRATOR: Carolyn McCormick

Against all odds, Katniss Everdeen has won the annual Hunger Games with fellow district tribute Peeta Mellark. But it was a victory won by defiance of the Capitol and their harsh rules. Katniss and Peeta should be happy. After all, they have just won for themselves and their families a life of safety and plenty. But there are rumors of rebellion among the subjects, and Katniss and Peeta, to their horror, are the faces of that rebellion. The Capitol is angry. The Capitol wants revenge.

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User Review  - serogers02 - LibraryThing

I didn't know what to expect after such a fantastic debut novel, but I was pleasantly surprised. The Hunger Games, of course, was so much better, but this novel surprised my expectations. Katniss's ... Read full review

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User Review  - Razinha - LibraryThing

After reading The Hunger Games in one night last August, I read a couple of pages of this book and set it aside, not interested in reading more. Yesterday, I picked it up again, and, as with the first, found it drawing me in. Ms. Collins certainly has a disturbing imagination. Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Suzanne Collins' debut novel, Gregor the Overlander, the first book in The Underland Chronicles, received wide praise both in the United States and abroad. The series has been a New York Times bestseller and received numerous accolades. Also a writer for children's television, Suzanne lives with her family in Connecticut.