Can’t wait for the Hunger Games movie?


Tide yourself over with some of these books:

Legend, by Marie LuDivergent, by Veronica RothKnife of Never Letting Go, by Patrick NessGraceling, by Kristin Cashore

Legend, by Marie Lu: “In a dark future, when North America has split into two warring nations, Day, a famous criminal, and June, the brilliant teenage soldier hired to capture him, discover that they have a common enemy.”

Divergent, by Veronica Roth: “In a future Chicago, sixteen-year-old Beatrice Prior must choose among five predetermined factions to define her identity for the rest of her life.”

The Knife of Never Letting Go, by Patrick Ness: In Prentisstown, all the women are dead and the men can hear each other’s thoughts. Todd, the last boy in Prentisstown, learns a terrible secret and is forced to run for his life from the only home he’s ever known.

Graceling, by Kristin Cashore: “In a world where some people are born with extreme and often-feared skills called Graces, Katsa struggles for redemption from her own horrifying Grace, the Grace of killing, and teams up with another young fighter to solve a mysterious kidnapping.”

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