Blockbuster sequel is more assured, but suffers from middle-book syndrome.
The Hunger Games rages against our stupid culture, and becomes part of the problem.
I don't know much about The Hunger Games. It's nothing personal. Plenty of people enjoyed the series, but my stack of "need to read" books stands at about 50 titles already and generally swings between ponderous historical tomes and crime novels of the Dennis Lehane/George Pelecanos variety. ... More >>