Reflections and Review on Mockingjay

Mockingjay

(SPOILER alert—> in case you haven’t already guessed, this article  contains spoilers for the The Hunger Games trilogy.)

Wow.  I’m not even sure where to begin.  This series of novels is one that only seems to get better the farther along you get.  Collins’ characters start out seeming “very teenage” (and thus hard to relate to as an adult,) despite the weighty backdrop of a dystopic society where their everyday life is hard and wanting, and their lives are considered as forfeit by the ruling Capitol.   Continue reading

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The Hunger Games: Hungry for More?

*a review of Catching Fire, this article may contain possible spoilers for this novel and the first novel, The Hunger Games

So, pursuant to my last entry, I just finished reading the second installment in the Hunger Games series (okay, I don’t know if that’s what the series is actuallycalled, but by now, everyone who isn’t living under a rock has probably at least seen that name on a book or movie poster somewhere.)

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