Abigail lay on the floor, unconscious and unable to utter a word. Salom scrutinized at the wounds, they were fatal. He tried everything: from medicine, remedies to herbs and drugs. It was an incurable illness but during this time of Earth, this was a better way to die than most. He cried out, his uncle’s death had hurt him too much a;ready. However, his sister was his last remaining family on this planet. How had this happened, all so quickly? Salom remembered, even though he didn’t want to. Everything flowed through him.
The morning marked a week from their uncle’s death. His father had died only when he was one to a mania disease, he was filled with rage, killed everything and nearly Salom’s sister. Their mum committed suicide soon after. Right now, their only company was each other. Building the last pieces, Salom realised what he was missing when it was all too late. For years on years they has been making a time machine, scavenging little pieces for the build. The laboratory was packed with machinery, this was Salom’s favourite place to be but hopefully he would be somewhere else if this worked. Where he worked was completely dark using little lights to see intricate pieces. Just as he suspected, a loose piece, with thirty minutes before the machine detonated. Sweat trickled down his face, he would have no help his sister was foraging for materials and water sources. Salom would have to do this on his own.
Hunger Games is a well know book written by Suzzane Collins it contains blood and small amounts of violence it is a book many have read. It could also the right book for you.
The plot is quite twisty and hard to understand at some points but when you do it is magnificent. Starting in District 12, the plot is about a girl called Katniss hunting illegally with Gale her friend. The Reaping comes around to see who would compete in this years Hunger Games. Beating the odds, Katniss’ sister Prim, is chosen to represent as District 12 girl tribute. Worried for Prim, Katniss volunteers as tribute but the worse is yet to come…
Katniss the main character, she is worried girl as she enters the Hunger Games.
Peeta the other tribute of District 12 acting with Katniss as star-crossed lovers.
Haymitch the mentor he has won the Hunger Games before now mentoring the District 12 tributes.
Career tributes from District 1,2 and 3. The strongest tributes.
The design team for consisting of Cinna, Portia and others to help make the tributes look stunning.
This book is rated for 9+ for the simple fact of violence, if the plot doesnt appeal to you then this isnt right for you. But for many this will be an amazing read. If you happen to enjoy this book you can read the other two in the trilogy Catching Fire and Mocking Jay.