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The Hunger Games, Suzanne Collins

Label
The Hunger Games
Title
The Hunger Games
Statement of responsibility
Suzanne Collins
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Language
eng
Summary
Sixteen-year-old Katniss Everdeen accidentally becomes a contender in the annual Hunger Games, a grave competition hosted by the Capitol where young boys and girls are pitted against one another in a televised fight to the death
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In a future North America, where the rulers of Panem maintain control through an annual televised survival competition pitting young people from each of the twelve districts against one another, sixteen-year-old Katniss's skills are put to the test when she voluntarily takes her younger sister's place
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Award
  • Abraham Lincoln Illinois High School Book Award, 2011.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2009
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2009
  • Beehive Young Adult Book Award (Utah), 2010.
  • Black-Eyed Susan Book Award (Maryland), High School, 2011.
  • Blue Hen Book Award (Delaware) for Teen Books, 2010.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2008
  • Books I Love Best Yearly (BILBY), Older Reader, 2012.
  • California Young Reader Medal, Young Adult, 2011.
  • Charlotte Award (New York), Young Adult, 2010.
  • Colorado Blue Spruce YA Book Award, 2010.
  • Eliot Rosewater Indiana High School Book Award (Rosie Award), 2011.
  • Garden State Teen Book Award (New Jersey), Fiction (Grades 9-12), 2011.
  • Gateway Readers Award (Missouri), 2011.
  • Georgia Children's Book Award, 2012.
  • Georgia Peach Book Award for Teen Readers, 2010.
  • Golden Archer Awards (Wisconsin): Middle/Jr. High, 2011.
  • Golden Duck Awards, Hal Clement Award for Young Adult
  • Golden Sower Award (Nebraska), Young Adult, 2011.
  • Grand Canyon Reader Award (Arizona), Tween Book Category, 2011.
  • Heartland Award, 2010.
  • Inky Awards (Australia): Silver Inky, 2009.
  • Iowa High School Book Award, 2011.
  • Isinglass Teen Read Award (New Hampshire), 2009-2010.
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for Grades 9-12, 2010.
  • Land of Enchantment Book Award (New Mexico), Young Adult category, 2011.
  • Maine Student Book Award, 2010.
  • New York Times Notable Children's Book, 2008
  • Nutmeg Children's Book Award, Teen category, 2012.
  • Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, Young Adult, 2010.
  • Rebecca Caudill Young Reader's Book Award (Illinois), 2011.
  • Rhode Island Teen Book Award, 2010.
  • Romantic Times Reviewers' Choice Award, 2008.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: 2008
  • Sequoyah Book Awards (Oklahoma), High School Books, 2011.
  • Sequoyah Book Awards (Oklahoma), Intermediate Books, 2011.
  • Soaring Eagle Book Award (Wyoming), 2010.
  • South Carolina Book Award, Junior Books, 2011.
  • South Carolina Book Award, Young Adult Books, 2011.
  • Teen Buckeye Book Award (Ohio), 2009.
  • Texas Lone Star Reading Lists: 2009
  • Thumbs Up! Award (Michigan), 2009.
  • Truman Readers Award (Missouri), 2011.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for High School, 2011.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2009
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2011
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2009
  • Young Hoosier Book Award, Middle Books, 2011.
  • Young Reader's Choice Award (Pacific Northwest), Senior, 2011.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2008.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
287374
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Senior High School, June 2010
  • Wilson's Junior High School, January 2010
  • School Library Journal starred, September 2008
  • Booklist starred, September 2008
  • Horn Book Starred, September 2008
  • Library Media Connection starred, November 2001
  • Pub Weekly, November 2008
  • New York Times, November 2008
  • Horn Book, April 2009
  • Bulletin (Center for Children's books), November 2008
  • Wilson's Senior High School
  • Wilson's Junior High School
  • School Library Journal starred
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Young Adult
  • Young Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PZ7.C6837
LC item number
Hun 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
810
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Hunger Games
Series volume
[bk. 1]
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The Hunger Games, Suzanne Collins
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Young Hoosier Book Award 2011
Control code
21412319
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
374 p.
Isbn
9780545310581
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2007039987
System control number
  • (rplri)72517
  • (IMchF)fol11822957
Label
The Hunger Games, Suzanne Collins
Publication
Note
Young Hoosier Book Award 2011
Control code
21412319
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
374 p.
Isbn
9780545310581
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2007039987
System control number
  • (rplri)72517
  • (IMchF)fol11822957

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