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The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes It is the morning of the reaping that will kick off the tenth annual Hunger Games In the Capital, 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 tributeThe odds are against him He s been given the humiliating assignment of mentoring the female tribute from District , the lowest of the low Their fates are now completely intertwined every choice Coriolanus makes could lead to favor or failure, triumph or ruin Inside the arena, it will be a fight to the death Outside the arena, Coriolanus starts to feel for his doomed tribute and must weigh his need to follow the rules against his desire to survive no matter what it takes

About the Author: Suzanne Collins

Librarian Note There isthan one author in the Goodreads database with this name.Since 1991, Suzanne Collins has been busy writing for children s television She has worked on the staffs of several Nickelodeon shows, including the Emmy nominated hit Clarissa Explains it All and The Mystery Files of Shelby Woo For preschool viewers, she penned multiple stories for the Emmy nominated Little Bear and Oswald She also co wrote the critically acclaimed Rankin Bass Christmas special, Santa, Baby Most recently she was the Head Writer for Scholastic Entertainment s Clifford s Puppy Days.While working on a Kids WB show called Generation O she met children s author James Proimos, who talked her into giving children s books a try.Thinking one day about Alice in Wonderland, she was struck by how pastoral the setting must seem to kids who, like her own, lived in urban surroundings In New York City, you re muchlikely to fall down a manhole than a rabbit hole and, if you do, you re not going to find a tea party What you might find Well, that s the story of Gregor the Overlander, the first book in her five part series, The Underland Chronicles Suzanne also has a rhyming picture book illustrated by Mike Lester entitled When Charlie McButton Lost Power.She currently lives in Connecticut with her family and a pair of feral kittens they adopted from their backyard.The books she is most successful for in teenage eyes are The Hunger Games, Catching Fire and Mockingjay These books have won several awards, including the GA Peach Award.

10 thoughts on “The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes

  1. Emily May Emily May says:

    I feel absolutely drained by this book Because I was such a big fan of The Hunger Games trilogy, I was determined to finish The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes, but doing so took a LOT out of me What a chore this book was I now understand the disappointed and outraged reviews of others who read it first, but what I don t understand is how those

  2. Tatiana Tatiana says:

    Only last 20 pages of this book managed to stir my interest So, is this 1 or 2 stars If I hate read the rest of it Okay, I ll be generous 1.5 stars it is, but there is no way I am rounding this up.The problem with The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes is that it doesn t know what it wants to be until the very, very end It meanders here and there, bloated,

  3. monica kim monica kim says:

    a lot of people are not going to like this book it s weirder and maybe a littlegoofier than the original hunger games it s also muchphilosophical almost part novel part contemplation on nature vs nurture and the base instincts of humanity and it is not a villain origin story like you ve read before if you ve come here looking for a story like the joker where yo

  4. Kai Kai says:

    whispers softly fuck whispers louder this book releases tomorrow and if I see any of you posting even the mildest spoilers in your status updates you ll have a safe place in hell that looks exactly like the 74th Hunger Games yawns 60% in and I can t make myself care so I ll just finish this some other timeor not

  5. Emily (Books with Emily Fox) Emily (Books with Emily Fox) says:

    So apparently this is about President Snow A teen born to privilege but searching for something , a far cry from the man we know he will become Here he s friendly He s charming For now he s a hero Really

  6. Nilufer Ozmekik Nilufer Ozmekik says:

    When you patiently wait for this book too long and you find out this book s plot is about President Snow s early times When you patiently wait for this book too long and you find out this book s plot is about President Snow s early times

  7. chai ♡ chai ♡ says:

    hi hello, excuse me as I temporarily switch back to my former occupation as a Hunger Games enthusiast pulls out all my merch from the closet

  8. Cardan Greenbriar Cardan Greenbriar says:

    me waiting for something meaningful to happen in this book me waiting for something meaningful to happen in this book

  9. Nick Nick says:

    I really really really don t care about Snow s life.

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