It takes place in the future, where there are 12 districts, each district sends two "tributes" into a arena where all 24 tributes fight to the death on live tv. The main character is from district 12, and is sent into the "Humger Games". Anyways, read it it is AWESOME!
The Hunger games is about a city named the Capitol that holds a event call the hunger games once a year and choose one boy and girl from 12 districts from the ages of 12 to 18. Look on YouTube for a more detailed review. I personally love the books and can't wait for the movie on Friday
In the future, North America is a nation called Panem. Panem is divided into 12 districts. Every year the capitol city of Panem, just called the Capitol, hosts The Hunger Games on live T.V. for the entertainment of the Capitols citizens. 2 people a boy and a girl are chosen from each of the 12 districts which is a total of 24 contestants. They fight to the death and the last one standing wins The Hunger Games and becomes rich and famous. This story follows one contestants experience in The Hunger Games. That contestant is Katniss Everdeen who takes the place of her sister Primrose Everdeen in The Hunger Games. Word of advice read the books before you see the movie! It helps you understand the story better.