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The Hunger Games

Post by paleonaps » September 11th, 2010, 6:37 am

Since I finished Mockingjay ten minutes ago, let's have a place to discuss the books instead of YDRC.
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Re: The Hunger Games

Post by tclme elmo » September 11th, 2010, 11:31 am

How did you like it? I NEED to get it!
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Post by Celeste » September 11th, 2010, 12:38 pm

I just finished reading Catching Fire and I freaked out at the ending! I totally need to read Mockingjay now, too.
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Re: The Hunger Games

Post by purplepeopleeater » September 11th, 2010, 1:17 pm

I know!!! I just finished it last night (well morning) at 2 am because i couldn't put it down!
My friend is letting my borrow mocking Jay, but she says that i will be disappointed. unfortunately i can't start it till my piles of home work are done.
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Re: The Hunger Games

Post by paleonaps » September 11th, 2010, 6:36 pm

Mockingjay was a little disappointing, but I think they are all excellent.
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Post by lllazar » September 11th, 2010, 8:47 pm

I didn't like it much. Katniss got really annoying, she made character development in 1st and 2nd but 3rd was just....
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Re: The Hunger Games

Post by paleonaps » September 12th, 2010, 5:37 am

Katniss went from a respectable, confused heroine to a surly, cruel one.
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Post by tying15 » September 14th, 2010, 7:47 am

I Love the Hunger Games and have read all of them. I own all but the first book.
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Re: The Hunger Games

Post by eta150 » September 14th, 2010, 5:41 pm

Mockingjay was just...depressing. SOOOOOO well written, but depressing nonetheless. More things should be going right in a finale of a series for teens.
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Re: The Hunger Games

Post by gneissisnice » September 15th, 2010, 7:14 pm

eta150 wrote:Mockingjay was just...depressing. SOOOOOO well written, but depressing nonetheless. More things should be going right in a finale of a series for teens.
Things going right in a finale of a series for teens?

Have you read the Pendragon series? Or Percy Jackson and the Olympians? Or even Harry Potter? Each series gets progressively darker until the last book, where there tends to be mass fighting, heavy casualties on both sides, and other horrible things that don't go right. Though they do have happy endings.

To be fair though, I haven't read the Hunger Games yet, so I might be misunderstanding you.
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