Katniss decides to eat with her hands after that, pointedly wiping her fingers on the tablecloth. Peacekeepers come to try and kill the squad, but they are killed by the lizard mutts. Katniss is taken to the train station, where reporters are swarming with their cameras. The ending was one of the worst endings of a book I have ever read - seriously, she ends up with Peeta - really?!?! He replies saying that he doesn't, but that he does love one specific girl. The Hunger Games will appeal to teens, ages 13 and up. Prim was working as a doctor in the explosion.
This amps up the melodrama at times -- and so does her love triangle. While on the drug, the dead visit Katniss, including her sister. Neither Katniss nor Peeta will kill the other, so Katniss takes out the poisonous berries. Even though I already knew what was going to happen because I had seen the movie, it still gave me that adrenaline and excitment of what was going to happen next! There they have an hour to say good-bye to their loved ones and friends. Tigris returns in the evening with meat and roast potatoes for the squad, and informs them that the Capitol citizens have been forced out onto the streets while the war carries on. Due to his psychological conditioning from the hijacking by the Capitol he attempts to kill Katniss.
Pollux leads them into the maintenance shafts below the Capitol. She comes to a rocky place that she has never encountered. Peeta follows this example throughout the book and often sacrifices for Katniss. She hikes all day before making camp. Katniss vote yes, saying that it would be for Prim. Katniss is assigned to Squad 451 a group of Sharpshooters led by.
The supplies are in a pyramid away from the main camp, and after the Careers leave to investigate the fires, Katniss manages to blow up the supplies by cutting open a bag of apples with her arrows, which sets off the mines set to protect the pyramid. For information on challenges to the book, see. You can enter your name extra times for tessera, your chance of getting picked is higher, but you get some food. Without any other choice, they start walking to the lake. She saves them and grows increasingly wary of Coin and the way she runs District 13. Also selected is Peeta Mellark, the baker's son, who maybe has a teensy tiny crush on Katniss. With the help of Tigris, Katniss, Peeta, Gale, Cressida, and Pollux dress in Capitol clothing to blend in with the crowd.
Katniss and Johanna Mason become good friends whilst training as they recover. In District 8, Katniss meets Commander Paylor and visits the wounded in a makeshift hospital. Katniss is drugged and held in the mansion for weeks until Haymitch comes to fetch her. Not long after waking one day, she finds a fire blazing below. Katniss sets the meat grinder pod off deliberately in an attempt to kill most of the mutts whilst they retreat to the surface. Katniss starts trying to help Peeta remember his former memories.
Katniss kills her for vengeance during Snow's execution. Now, they will work together to win this war and rescue Peeta. Part 1: The Tributes In the first third of the book, we are introduced to our protagonist, Katniss Everdeen. This is because they were so hungry, they did not have time for table manners. I would have preferred for Katniss to end up alone than with a husband and kids - that's just not what I would have expected for her.
. Katniss leaves Peeta in charge of foraging while she goes to hunt. He eventually cures himself and after the war he returns to District 12 months after Katniss. Katniss is trying to make sense of this new world amidst a rebellion and is still quite unstable as she recovers from the physical and emotional trauma she underwent in the arena. Katniss tried to keep Prim neat and presentable, because if the Peacekeepers found out they were not being cared for, then they would put Katniss and Prim into the community home.
Katniss thinks so, but it works well for her too, so she plays along. By the lake, Cato comes suddenly barreling toward them. The only thing that I really disliked about the Hunger Games, was when Rue died. The next day Katniss goes in search of water. As the train pulls into District 12, they put on a happy face for the camera, take each other's hands and step onto the platform. The team then decides to head into the sewers with the help of Pollux, who used to work there as an Avox.
She throws the holo into the sewers, killing the mutts but destroying the holo. However, she only stays with him for a short time before leaving in a panic. The two are able to take out the Career Tributes' food supply, which totally infuriates their leader, Cato. She is the only one standing between her family living or starving. She doesn't know where Peeta is, but is more worried about survival. Peeta is not happy that she druged him, but he is still happy for the medicine that will save his life. Her mother promises she will take care of Prim.
They worry more about getting enough to eat. Having a victor is important to a district — extra food and a few luxuries will be granted to the winner's district. Katniss starts crying when her camera crew tells her to say a short line for the camera, to show that she is alive and still fighting. When arriving at Peeta's hospital room, she comes to embrace him, but in Katniss' shock, he almost strangles her to death. Katniss is the main character because the story is based from her prespective and how she feels in her life. During the next propo shoot, Boggs hits a mislabeled that blows off his legs. The mutated dogs, Katniss realized, have the eyes of the dead tributes.