In a future North America, where the rulers of Panem maintain control through a televised survival competition pitting young people against one another, Katniss's skills are put to the test when she takes her younger sister's place.
430 pages ; 21 cm.
Originally published: New York : Scholastic, 2008.
"This special edition contains over fifty pages of exclusive material, including a brand-new interview with Suzanne Collins about the creation of the Hunger Games"--Page  of cover.
Series:Collins, Suzanne. Hunger Games (Series)
Collins, Suzanne. Hunger Games (Series) ; bk. 1.
Hunger games ; 1
Subjects:Contests -- Fiction.
Interpersonal relations -- Fiction.
Survival -- Fiction.
Television programs -- Fiction.
Young adult fiction.