It has since been released in paperback and also as an and. It was a nice change of pace from the other books with no forced love triangle. Matched follows the story of a 17 years old girl Cassia Reyes who lives in a futuristic world. Things get a lot deeper than that though, and before long you will find yourself wrapped up in the story. Movies: While the movies didn't skip out on gory death scenes, they did forget to focus on one of the most terrifying parts of this story: Peeta and Johanna's torture treatment.
Tomorrow, When the War Began 2. Anything by Ann McCaffry is excellent. Katniss should be relieved, but now there are whispers of a rebellion against the Capitol — a rebellion that Katniss and Peeta may have helped create. Against all odds, Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark are still alive. But can she define herself in only one way? With the Hunger Games book and movie series drawing to a close, many readers are left without an alternative book series.
The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss was absolutely incredible. Since its release, The Hunger Games has been translated into 26 languages, and publishing rights have been sold in 38 territories. Katniss needs to hunt to provide food for her family, resulting in the development of skills that are useful to her in the Games such as her proficiency with the bow and arrow , and represents her rejection of the Capitol's rules in the face of life-threatening situations. The Giver Series Before there was the Hunger Games, there was the Giver. They are set in Australia where a group of friends go camping for a few days and when they return a their town had been invaded and a has broken out. If your favorite parts of The Hunger Games were the arena scenes, The Young World is for you. The 5 th Wave: The 5 th Wave Book 1 by Rick Yancey The first book which comes under the list of books like The Hunger Games is The 5 th Wave.
This is a young adult science fiction dystopian novel comprising of three books in this series. As a general rule we do not censor any content on the site. Uglies: Uglies Quartet Book 1 by Scott Westerfeld Uglies is a science fiction novel which was published in 2005. The novel is the first in , followed by 2009 and 2010. The book is quite different from the rest of the books like The Hunger Games and deals with an urge of change both physically and emotionally. The story of this novel is set in the futuristic city of New Beijing.
Production began in late spring 2011 and the film was released on March 23, 2012. Archived from on December 25, 2010. The start of the books, Lena, falls in love just 3 months before her 18th birthday. . Everyone's always watching you, scrutinizing your clothes or your friends and obsessing over whether you're having sex or taking drugs or getting good enough grades, but no one cares who you really are or how you really feel about anything.
We recommend going down the list in order. There is, of course, a tyrant akin to President Snow. Jobs learns that his family is among the chosen. Although she receives a hero's welcome, Katniss is warned by Haymitch that she has now become a target after defying the Capitol so publicly. Archived from on October 21, 2012. In the Delirium Series, each citizen must take the cure when they turn 18 years-old so that they never have to feel love or any of the negative emotions that come with it. This is similar to the movies, but the movies jump out of her focus often enough that it isn't always about her.
A few months later, in July, the book was released in paperback. Ranging from the Uglies to the Unwind series, there are more than enough options on this list to satisfy even the most discerning of readers. Like the Hunger Games, it has also been adopted by Hollywood. Rue is hiding in a nearby tree. Katniss's stylist, , is the only person at the Capitol she considers a friend. There is also a related book named Four too. Lauren Oliver has created a series that basically focuses on life in a world without love.
The recommendations are in no particular order. Verdict: Tie Character Cast Books: Without a doubt the books are filled with a bunch of characters the movie skipped out on — within reason. The extraordinary, ground breaking New York Times bestsellers The Hunger Games and Catching Fire, along with the third book in The Hunger Games trilogy by Suzanne Collins, Mockingjay, are available for the first time ever in a beautiful boxset edition. What the movies did excel at, and even top the books on, was getting out of the first-person narrative and exploring this world much deeper. Peacekeepers and a local government are instituted in each district, but the rulers in the Capitol have strict control over everything and everyone in each district. Through her skill with a bow and her ability to track and snare rabbits and squirrels, her family has been able to survive.
The 2 books that are out Truancy and Origins are completely fantastic. This job title requires Jonas to remember all of the stories and histories from before the sameness arrived in case that information is ever needed. Either way, both were filled with tear-jerking moments. Each of these lesions prevents the individual from becoming angry, wishing to be different or expressing their creativity. As they are Australian books they may be hard to find but they are such a good read and leave you wanting more! Suzanne Collins also wrote the screenplay for the movie adaptations of The Hunger Games.
It talks about a world where the entire citizens are divided into social and personality related bifurcations which makes five factions. The Divergent Series One of the most popular dystopian book series in recent years is the Divergent series by Veronica Roth. To escape extinction, he joins Marapper the Priest and begins a perilous journey of discovery. So, there was a fair share of crying in both versions. And her tendency to inadvertently create problems can spark many conversations about whether she was right or wrong and whether she stayed true to who she is. You can find her online at suzannecollinsbooks.