The elements of a story

The story The Hunger Games. The Hunger Games is set in the distorted future about a young woman called Katniss Everdeen. She hunts for food to provide for her family along with a guy named Gale. She lives with her mother and sister in District 12 in the country Panem. The Capital of Panem have a yearly annual event called the Hunger Games. Katniss’ sister gets put in the Hunger Games; however, Katniss volunteers herself to take her sisters place and gets put in the Hunger Games as there are two people from each District that participates in this event. A male and a female. She gets put with a guy called Peeta Mellark and is trained by Haymitch Abernathy. Their relationship grows over time.

Characters: Katniss Everdeen, Peeta Mellark, Haymitch Abernathy, Gale Hawthon, Promrose Everdeen, Effie Trinket, President Coriolanus Snow.

Theme: distorted future, competition, survival.

Two strangers are put together  and have to train together with the help of a mentor to be able to last through the Hunger Games against the other competitors. There can only one winner which means that the two have to go against each other. When Katniss and Peeta are the last two competitors remaining, only one can leave so they decide to attempt to kill themselves by eating poisonous berries to deny any winner to the Hunger Games which causes problems in the system and the two get allowed to live and both become the winners of the Hunger Games.

 

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