Library Materials for Hunger Games Fans

Are you a fan of The Hunger Games? Cannot wait until the  movie comes out this Friday? Here are some other library materials for you.

 

BOOKS

Ashes, Ashes by Jo Treggiari

Ashes, Ashes by Jo Treggiari

The United State is devastated by environmental catastrophes. Lucy survives alone in what once was Manhattan. When vicious hounds come after her, she joins Aidan and his group of survivors.

Blood Red Road by Moira Young

Blood Red Road by Moira Young

Saba's twin is captured, and she sets out after him with their younger sister. While trying to find him, Saba is captured and forced to be a cage fighter. New friends, including a mysterious man,  plan an escape.

Boneshaker by Cherie Priest

Boneshaker by Cherie Priest

Her husband created a machine that decimated Seattle. Now Briar must venture into the zombie infested city to rescue her son.

Lord of the Flies

Lord of the Flies by William Golding

In this classic novel, a group of schoolboys are stranded on an unpopulated island after a plane crash. Without adults for guidance, the form a society but then begin to turn on each other.

You can also check out the 1990 movie version.

Matched by Ally Condie

Matched by Ally Condie

The Society dictates every aspect of your life including who you will marry. Cassia is thrilled to be matched with her friend until a computer glitch shows her someone else's face.

Partials by Dan Wells

Partials by Dan Wells

The children of the human survivors of disease and war only live for a few days. These survivors try to find a cure for this problem while protecting themselves against the Partials, a manmade race created to be super-soldiers.

The Road by Cormac McCarthy

The Road by Cormac McCarthy

A father and son journey through the ravaged landscape of what was the United States. They struggle to survive and to keep their humanity.

You can checkout the movie version as well.

The Year of the Flood by Margaret Atwood

The Year of the Flood by Margaret Atwood

Most of human life is obliterated by a natural disaster predicted by the leader Adam One. Two survivors are trapped in two different habitats - one representing Eden and one representing Hell.

 

DVDs

Battle Royale

Battle Royale

A Japanese school is selected in the Battle Royale Act, and its students are sent to an island where they must fight each other to the death.

Based on the novel by Takami Kōshun. You can request the book through interlibrary loan.

 

Darker than Black

Darker than Black

A group of supernatural beings called Contractors use their powers to carry out the dirty work of others.

Hanna

Hanna

A sixteen-year-old girl was trained by her father to be a perfect assassin, and now she is being tracked by a ruthless band of operatives.

Mad Max

Mad Max

A former cop seeks vengeance agains the motorcycle gang that killed his family.

 

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