Together with Peeta Mellark, they head by train to the Capital to be prepared for the brutal game. Seneca Crane, the Games creator who obviously has mismanaged it bigly this time, finds himself locked in a room with nothing but a bowl of poison berries. It topped the home video sales chart for two consecutive weeks despite facing competition from. A banned book is a book that has been challenged or removed from a library due to its content. GradeSaver, 6 December 2012 Web.
At the ceremony, Katniss and Peeta wear simple black outfits lit with synthetic flames. Throughout the story, Katniss and the other characters make decisions that cause something else good or bad to happen. It is very good, but I don't suggest this for anyone under 15. In the tributes headquarters they train for the games. She reacts by killing the boy that killed Rue. Resolution Katniss and Peeta have now become Victors and Rebels. Not only for the contestants but also for the whole system since there was a significant chance of seeing all remaining contestants being eaten alive instead of allowing one to survive.
Taking advantage of the situation, Cato attacks Peeta, but Katniss and Peeta manage to push him over the edge. In fact, the Hunger Games, unlike the gladiatorial Games which appeased the masses, play a significant role in their dissatisfaction. After the hunger games the capital hospitals repaired their wounds. So, there is an annual televised event called the HungerGames, where one girl and one boy from every district are chosen tobe put into an outdoor arena and fight to the death. Once the hunger games start there are many death's in the first day.
Minor Plot hole: All the 24 candidates had mentors to help them prepare for the games. In the book, it was talking how the map was once a huge desert. First Pinch Point: Tributes die and eventually she is forced to move from her safe environment when a wall of fire accompanied with fireballs send her in a certain direction. The Capitol took her stunt with the berries as an act of defiance, so she has to convince everyone that she was desperate at the thought of losing Peeta and not being rebellious, or even her family could be at risk. Katniss honors her body by covering it in flowers.
But Katniss sends a bow through Catos head and he dies. She nurses him back to health and realizes that by playing up the romance angle, they can get gifts from sponsors. Katniss credits him with saving her that day. Kids get killed and humiliated in front of the whole world and the elite bets on who will survive. During the opening ceremonies, Cinna and Portia dress Katniss and Peeta in flames and they draw much attention to themselves. The 24 participants are forced to eliminate their competitors while the citizens of Panem are required to watch. The outfits are a huge hit with the audience and make Katniss and Peeta stand out among the tributes.
The two are able to take out the Career Tributes' food supply, which totally infuriates their leader, Cato. In the example below, a parallel is drawn between the gladiatorial matches of ancient Rome, and the spectacle of the Hunger Games. Panem is split up into 13 sections: Districts 1 through 12, and the Capitol. She nurses him back to health with help from a bowl of soup from a sponsor, helping to enhance the blossoming-but-not-quite-there-yet love triangle between the two of them and Gale. Only one person can win.
Capitol officials immediately cut the broadcast, and Coin orders a mass evacuation into deep underground shelters and the facility survives the attack unharmed. After all, there's no way that Prim could be chosen for the Games, could she? The three survive by climbing to the top of the giant cornucopia in the middle of the arena, and, after a brief-but-terrifying game of chicken, Peeta chucks Cato to the beasts. It follows a teenager, Katniss Everdeen, as she fights to survive in a dystopian, futuristic America. So don't run for the supplies like a dumb-ass while the steroid-fueled warriors like Kato will get there decades before you and start punching you so hard your balls will drop 2 years before they were meant to drop. They go back to the Training Center and Katniss is kept alone for days while she recuperates. Consider using the point of view from the following characters: Katniss, Prim, Gale, Peeta, Haymitch, Effie, Cinna, President Snow, Rue, Cato, or Foxface.
Cato uses Peeta as a negotiating tactic to control the situation but Katniss shoots him in the hand causing him to fall down and get mauled. The Gamemakers announce that the rules have changed, and that the two tributes from a district can serve as co-victors. Glossary Exposition: The part of the story that reveals the characters and setting, as well as the point of view Inciting Incident: The part of the story that introduces the conflict, and sets up the path for the whole rest of the story and makes sure it even happens Rising Action: The part of the story that takes up most of the plot, and leads up to the Climax Glossary Continued Climax: The turning point of the story. Katniss and Peeta ride the train to the Capitol. Eventually Katniss figures out that Peeta really is in love with her — he wasn't acting at all — and he figures out that she wasn't ever in love with him.