Soon, Peeta and Katniss return to District 12, get married and have children. Then he whips off his hospital gown leaving him in just his underwear. But Boggs is one of the first casualties. This means that they will not be active in battle. See Finnick's quote in slideshow on home page Climax The climax in books is what the whole story leads up to. But then we started to feel a little weird. Katniss visits the imprisoned President Snow, who says she should blame President Coin of the rebels for the attack and Prim's death.
After the rebels have had time to regroup, they start to prepare for the final battle: taking down the Capitol. Gale suggests some inhumane kinds of weapons and strategies. Written by: Suzanne Collins Type of Work: Novel, third in a trilogy Genre: Science fiction First Published: 2010 Setting: Panem, District 13, the Capitol, a post-apocalyptic world Main Characters: Katniss Everdeen, Peeta Mellark, Gale Hawthorne, Primrose Prim Everdeen, Haymitch Abernathy, President Coin, President Snow, Finnick Odair Major Thematic Topics: Masks, deception, psychological manipulation, game-playing, identity, death and rebirth Motifs: Real versus unreal Major symbols: Mockingjay, knots, tying and untying a rope, fire Movie Versions: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1 2014 The three most important aspects of Mockingjay: Throughout the novel, Katniss tries to discover her identity as the Mockingjay. Part 3: The Assassin Katniss is afraid for her life. In the book Mockingjay, one main conflict is person vs. His own love, Annie Cresta, he explains, is also in captivity.
Sure, one group is all about luxury and excess and the other is about strict rationing, but aside from that, they aren't so different. Katniss, Gale, her mother, and Prim all live in District 13's vast underground community and abide by President Coin's militant systems. In this second explosion, Primrose is killed, and Katniss loses consciousness. He also threatens to kill Katniss's friends and family if she ever took action to rebel again, or didn't marry Peeta in the Capitol but she never even tried to rebel the first time! Katniss's presence inspires them to keep going. Soon, Peeta returns to District 12 and he and Katniss grow back together. Before defecting to the rebel cause, Plutarch stole the holographic plans for the pods, meaning that the mission members will be able to tell which pods are dangerous and which are decoys.
Although Snow is painted as the symbol of evil, Coin is very much like her opponent. District 13's people are accommodating, yet its utilitarian and overly controlled atmosphere makes it very difficult for the refugees to adapt. Rebels from District 5 also undertook a suicidal mission to wipe out the Capitol's hydroelectricity. However, his warning helps the rebels quickly call for a lockdown, weathering the three-day attack without any casualties. She and a few others were extracted from the Quarter Quell Katniss's second Hunger Games adventure , but Peeta wasn't one of them — he's still missing, under control of the Capitol. Katniss reluctantly agrees to be the Mockingjay, though she has a number of conditions—one of these conditions is that, after the rebels win the war, Katniss will be allowed to kill Coriolanus Snow herself.
Katniss remains almost impossible to control which is both a blessing and a curse. And whats worse, President Snow has made it clear that no one else is safe either. Suddenly, Paylor cries out that there is a government air raid underway. Unsure of a structural point in a story? In return, she gets immunity for her friends and permission to kill Snow. The only way to read these books is compulsively.
With every step forward she takes in the rebellion, Katniss is searching for her wings. Katniss tells the others she has a secret mission to kill President Snow, and they follow her on what turns out to be a suicide mission. Gale waits for Katniss overhead in a hoverplane. Tigris disguises the rebels and they take off - Cressida and Pollux are the guides, Katniss and Gale are the refugees looking for shelter, and Peeta is there to create a distraction if needed. Katniss remembers how she used to be happy there and wonders what her life might have been like had she run away with Gale. Over there was the kitchen table. A squad of Peacekeepers checking for returning refugees.
However, while she is filming, two trains full of survivors come careening out of the Nut, many of them armed. This inspires Katniss to call for justice. The Story Structure Database is an archive of books and movies, recording all their major plot points. Despite its last line, by the time the film ends, the Hunger Games feel very far away. Actually, people are often expendable in the Capitol as long as the infrastructure stands. This adds credence to later suggestions in both book and film that Coin really wants Katniss dead.
Characters struggle to carry on with their lives, including Finnick, Peeta, and Katniss, all of whom emerge from these struggles reborn with new life. King Minos of Crete had defeated the Athenians in war, and to solidify his authority over them, demanded a tribute of seven Athenian boys and seven Athenian girls to be fed to the Minotaur every nine years. The remaining citizens, of which there are no more than 800 or 10% of the population, are taken to District 13 where they will live as refugees. Part 1: The Ashes Katniss takes stock of her new position as a rebel in District 13. A month ago, the Capitols firebombs obliterated the poor coal miners houses in the Seam, the shops in the town, even the Justice Building.
Katniss and Gale disobey orders and climb to the rooftop on a nearby building to shoot down the bombers. Katniss agrees to be the Mockingjay, the face of the rebellion, to rally those fighting for the cause, but fulfilling this role becomes increasingly difficult as the Capitol uses Peeta against her. However, its people rallied and used the limited power they had gathered — because they lived in a nuclear weapon production zone — to stay alive and slowly, but surely, plan a revolution. District 13 is led by President Alma Coin, a tough, often brutal leader. Beetee, a rebel agent who competed in the Hunger Games alongside Katniss, has designed explosive arrows for her.