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The Hunger Games

At a Glance: The Hunger Games

Written by: Suzanne Collins

Type of Work: novel

Genre: action; science fiction

Main Characters: Katniss; Peeta; Gale

First Published: 2008

Setting: Panem; post-apocalyptic world

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Hunger Games

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