Katniss Everdeen is a 16 year old girl who lives in district 12. Her family lives off of wild plants and meat like squirrels. And now, it is time for the 74th Hunger Games. The Hunger Games is an annual contest where each of the 12 districts send two candidates, one boy and one girl, to fight against each other. They are sent to an area, isolated from any town, village, or city, where they are watched live by everyone. The drawings have come for District 12's candidates are Peeta Mellark and Primrose Everdeen, Katniss's little sister. No way Katniss will let her sister die. Suddenly, she volunteers to take Prim's place. Now, Katniss must compete in the 74th Hunger Games. Will she survive with only a stream, a bow, and many killers pursuing her?