The Hunger Games Questions and Answers
by Suzanne Collins

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What is a short summary of The Hunger Games?

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Portions of The Hunger Games are available to read for free on Google Books. Here is a short summary.

Katniss, the protagonist , is a poor girl living in the coal-mining district of a post-apocalyptic country called Panem. Every year, the Capitol of Panem holds the Hunger Games, where children from each district are forced to fight to the death on public television, thus keeping the population under control. When Katniss's sister is picked, Katniss...

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