Times Children’s Book of the Week 23 May 2020
Sunday Times Children’s Book of the Week 24 May 2020
UK exclusive of the collector’s edition of this trilogy prequel with reader’s guide and a Q&A with the author, Suzanne Collins, and her editorial director David Levithan. This edition also features head and tail bands and a ribbon marker.
Ambition will fuel him.
Competition will drive him.
But power has its price.
It is the morning of the reaping that will kick off the tenth annual Hunger Games. In the Capitol, eighteen-year-old Coriolanus Snow is preparing for his one shot at glory as a mentor in the Games. The once-mighty house of Snow has fallen on hard times, its fate hanging on the slender chance that Coriolanus will be able to outcharm, outwit, and outmaneuver his fellow students to mentor the winning tribute.
“Asking big questions, this is fantasy for those who like their violent horror breezily tempered by philosophy.” Nicolette Jones, SUNDAY TIMES