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'The Hunger Games' Gets Its Men!

Posted 06.04.2011 | Entertainment

Josh Hutcherson and Liam Hemsworth are headed for the fight of their lives. The two stars have been cast in the big screen adaptation of Suzanne Co...

Understanding Why Teens Love Disaster, Distress And Dystopian Lit

Dr. Harold Koplewicz | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Harold Koplewicz

These books that deal with anorexia, cyber-bullying, self-mutilation, alcoholic parents, and vampiric sex strike a nerve with teenagers because of the intense developmental and social changes they're experiencing.

Hits, Misses And Sleepers Of 2010

Associated Press | HILLEL ITALIE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Dead men were big sellers in 2010, from Stieg Larsson and his Millennium trilogy to Mark Twain and the autobiography he wanted withheld until 100 year...

How Has 'Hunger Games' Author Suzanne Collins' Life Changed?

AP | HILLEL ITALIE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

NEW YORK — As she worked on the final book of her "Hunger Games" trilogy, Suzanne Collins discovered that her life had changed. "I started to g...

'Hunger Games' Movie | Maryann Yin on Sep 21, 2010 10:23 AM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

At the moment, directors being considered include Sam Mendes (Revolutionary Road), David Slade (The Twilight Saga: Eclipse), and Susanna White (Nanny ...

Suzanne Collins' 'Mockingjay' Sells 450,000 Copies | Maryann Yin on Sep 02, 2010 01:03 PM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Scholastic announced that Suzanne Collins' Mockingjay has sold 450,000 copies counting both hardcover and eBook sales since its August 24th release. T...

'Mockingjay' Not To Be Read, But 'Snorfled' And 'Snozzled': Spoiler Alert

Slate Magazine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Mockingjay sated me, but it didn't satisfy me. The book certainly wraps up every Panem-fanboy loose end: Will Katniss lead the rebellion? What is Dist...

It's All About The Horror of War in Suzanne Collins' 'Mockingjay' and Patrick Ness's 'Monsters of Men'

Monica Edinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Monica Edinger

Reading about war, reading about young people in war, reading about the realness of combat and armed conflict is a journey into the heart of darkness. It is not for the faint-of-heart.

WIN A Signed Copy Of 'Mockingjay'

Sammy Perlmutter and Rob Fishman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Over 150 fans gathered Thursday morning to hear Suzanne Collins read from "Mockingjay," the final installment in the author's blockbuster "Hunger Game...

9 Best Science Fiction Novels For Young Adults Besides 'Mockingjay' (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

In case you haven't heard, "Mockingjay," the third and final installment in Suzanne Collins' super-smash "Hunger Games" series, hit bookstores this Tu...

'Mockingjay' Fever

Educating Alice | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Like many others I began Mockingjay yesterday morning expecting to be done the same day. I stopped at points to do other things and returned to it in...

'Mockingjay' Review Roundup

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The last installment in Suzanne Collins' wildly popular "Hunger Games" trilogy hits stores today. Here's an early sampling of what people are saying: ...

'Mockingjay' Midnight Launch Frenzy

AP | HILLEL ITALIE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

NEW YORK — Author Suzanne Collins, her gentle smile and soft features framed by waves of blond hair, looked out upon hundreds of fans crowded in...

Why It's Okay For Adults To Love YA Books Just As Much As Teens | PAMELA PAUL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

[B]ig type and short, plot-driven chapters aside, the erosion of age-­determined book categories, initiated by Harry Potter, has been hastened along ...

Summer Reading For Teens: The Hottest New Books For Kids' Summer Reading (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Not sure what to do to get your teen reading this summer? "Good Morning America" has featured a group of the hottest new books to inspire teenagers to...

Young Adult Literature Not Just For Young Adults Anymore

The Los Angeles Times | Susan Carpenter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Thanks to huge crossover hits like Stephenie Meyer's bloodsucking "Twilight" saga, Suzanne Collins' fight-to-the-death "The Hunger Games" trilogy, Ric...

'Hunger Games' Trilogy Final Book Will Be Called 'Mockingjay,' Due Out In August

USA Today | Bob Minzesheimer, Jocelyn McClurg, Carol Memmott | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Today, Scholastic reveals the title and cover of the last book in the series set in a dictatorship where teens are forced to fight to the death on TV....