“Divergent” a Hit With Teens

Written by Julie Vegas on Wednesday, October 17th, 2012

A new survey says that teens love Veronica Roth and her novel Divergent. The American Library Association’s YA division announced on Monday that Divergent was the #1 favourite book of online teen voters between August 15-September 15. The novel has often been compared to The Hunger Games.

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Surprise Suzanne Collins Book Cracks Bestseller List

Written by Brandon Williams on Tuesday, August 28th, 2012

Seeing The Hunger Games books on a bestseller list is no surprise, but this week Gregor the Overlander, the first book in Suzanne Collins‘ Underland Chronicles has broken onto USA Today’s bestseller list. The book, which was released in 2004, is at #11 on the list. It made the list one time before, all the […]

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“Hunger Games” Surpasses “Harry Potter” For #1 Amazon Series

Written by Dan Malone on Saturday, August 18th, 2012

The Hunger Games has officially surpassed Harry Potter as the top-selling book series of all time on Amazon.com, regardless of the fact that there are seven Harry Potter novels and only three Hunger Games books. The figures include both print and eBook sales.

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Philip Seymour Hoffman Sinking Teeth Into “The Hunger Games”

Written by Brandon Williams on Saturday, August 11th, 2012

Now that he’s been cast as Head Gamemaker Plutarch Heavensbee in the film version of Catching Fire, Academy Award winner Philip Seymour Hoffman is now rushing to read the Suzanne Collins books after enjoying the film script. “It’s a great group of actors. It’s a great environment. And the character was something I was attracted […]

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Scholastic Updates U.S. Figures For “The Hunger Games”

Written by Dan Malone on Friday, July 20th, 2012

Scholastic has announced that over 50 million copies of the popular The Hunger Games series have been sold in print and digital formats. Since the series first came out in Fall 2008, the series has seen steady growth in sales. The 50 million figure includes 23 million copies of The Hunger Games, 14 million of […]

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