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The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
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Nov 23, 14

bookshelves: the-future-sucks, but-everybody-else-is-reading-it, sci-fi
Read from March 14 to 16, 2012

For a book with the word "hunger" in the title, there certainly is a great deal of eating in the story.

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10.0% "Katniss shoots a man just for snoring."
15.0% "Fabulous secrets are revealed to Katniss the day she holds aloft her magic sword and says, "For the honor of Grayskull!""
20.0% "Katniss summons Obnoxious Celtic Warrior in attack mode. However, Kaiba taunts that now she has fallen into his trap. When Katniss argues that his move was against the rules, Kaiba screams, "Screw the rules, I have money!""
25.0% "Katniss and her sister, Prim, attempt a dangerous incantation in an effort to resurrect their dead mother. Katniss ends up losing an arm and a leg, and Prim's soul is trapped inside a suit of armor."
30.0% "Katniss receives a call from Landgraab Industries Science Facility requesting the ashes of a recently departed loved one. The experiment doesn't work. It never does. Katniss wonders what the point ever was."
35.0% "Katniss inspires a young struggling artist to team up with Gene Kelly and open a roller rink."
40.0% "A billionaire playboy sheik tries to make Katniss into his virgin stable girl. She is able to fend him off by claiming she has pregnesia."
50.0% "A mystical sprite appears to Katniss to teach her the importance of springs in our everyday lives. This makes Katniss crave waffles."
60.0% "Right as one of the Career Tributes is about to kill Katniss, a lawman appears with powers of hawk, wolf, puma, and bear."
70.0% "Katniss warns Bambi that the Hunger Games are not a place for an entomologist."
80.0% "Katniss learns her revenge-driven father has taken control of the prison bus transporting Shik-joong. Katniss attempts to stop them by parking her tiny sportscar in the middle of the road and standing on top of the vehicle. Psycho Daddy does not slow down."
90.0% "Tired of the Hunger Games, Katniss announces, "Screw you guys, I'm going home.""

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