Catching Fire


Author: Suzanne Collins


COLLINS, Suzanne. Catching Fire. NY: Scholastic [2009]. 8vo, [vi] 391pp. Red boards stamped in black. Yellow endpapers. A fine copy in original color pictorial dust jacket. Signed by the author, Suzanne Collins.

First edition. The second book in the Hunger Games Trilogy, and the basis for the blockbuster movie of the same name. Against all odds, Katniss Everdeen has won the annual Hunger Games and saved the life of fellow district tribute Peeta Mellark. But it was a victory won by defiance of the Capitol and the powers that be are not forgiving. One false step and their lives and those of everyone they love could be destroyed. But there are rumors of rebellion among the districts, and Katniss and Peeta are the unwilling faces of the rebellion.