Download e-book for kindle: Approaching the Hunger Games Trilogy: A Literary and by Tom Henthorne

By Tom Henthorne

This ebook addresses Suzanne Collins's paintings from a few literary and cultural views which will greater comprehend either its importance and its allure. It takes an interdisciplinary method of the starvation video games trilogy, drawing from literary stories, psychology, gender reviews, media experiences, philosophy, and cultural reviews. An analytical instead of evaluative paintings, it dispenses with prolonged theoretical discussions, educational jargon, or even footnotes. Assuming that readers are acquainted with the complete trilogy, the ebook additionally avoids plot precis and personality research, as an alternative concentrating on the importance of the tale and its characters. It features a biographical essay, glossaries, questions for additional examine, and an intensive bibliography.

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