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The Hunger Games

I resisted reading this book for years. The reasons were dos.

  1. It’s popular so therefore will be a poorly written book
  2. It’s *gasp* YA

In my defense of #1 I have read a Dan Brown novel and attempted to make my way through… 417 more words

Science Fiction

Top Ten Tuesday: Throwback... Tuesday???

Happy Tuesday!! As always, this Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by the wonderful blog The Broke and the Bookish. I hope you’re ready to get nostalgic, because this week’s theme is  821 more words

Books

The Hunger Games

Suzanne Collins has received a lot of criticism for The Hunger Games similarities to Japanese classic Battle Royale.  Whilst it’s true the plots are almost indistinguishable, scratch the surface of this multimillion dollar franchise and you will quickly realise Battle Royale is not the only movie that’s been gobbled up by The Hunger (for money and fame) Games. 515 more words

Film Review

The Hunger Games: Mocking Jay Part One

Viewed – 21 March 2015  Blu-ray

So we reach the third entry in the heavily hyped franchise adaptation of Suzanne Collins’ popular novels.  Katnis Everdeen ( 331 more words

Movies

Words About Suzanne Collins

A recommendation of one of my favorite series of all time.

Until next time, word nerds!

Recommendations

The Underland Chronicles by Suzanne Collins

I read the Underland Chronicles in seventh grade after a family friends recommended them to me. The series consists of five easy-to-read books that are perfect for middle schoolers. 174 more words

Teens

Food & Fiction Friday: The Hunger Games Edition

Welcome to my latest weekly (ish) segment, Food & Fiction Fridays! In the same vein as My Shelf Monday, I will have a weekly post about my two favorite things (other than my family): Food and Fiction! 330 more words

Reading