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Day 4: What’s the last book you flung against the room?
Haha, well I really don’t throw my books. Okay…well I do sometimes, but it’s usually only when a book makes me incredibly frustrated, mad, or really upset. I rarely do it, because my books are so precious to me.
I think the last book I read that really frustrated me was Mockingbird by Suzzane Collins! It’s the last book in the Hunger Games trilogy.
WARNING!!!! SPOILERS AHEAD IF YOU HAVE NOT READ THIS BOOK!!!
So the main reason this book made me so mad was the insane amounts of characters dying, that I personally felt didn’t really need to be killed off. Collins what were you thinking?!
Let’s look at the death toll:
Peeta’s prep team
Okay, I understand some number of deaths were necessary because it was supposed to be war, but come on!!!!! And for some of these more main/important characters, in this list, they really didn’t get a proper send off. They had super short death scenes as opposed to the other characters in this novel and in previous ones. Not to mention Prim’s and Finnick’s death pissed me off!! I was sad and angry!!!
The other point I want to make is the large amount of times Katniss keeps getting injured throughout the entire novel! It seems like every time she was needed in a battle she ended in up in some kind of infirmary a short time later. Like stated before it’s war, so I know there are casualties and injuries, but I was surprised Katniss wasn’t a bionic woman by the end of the novel. It was annoying!
Needless to say my feelings about this book:
And now my question goes to you! What’s the last book you flung against the room?
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