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The readers get both sides and see how much the two have in common. But here she is, and her only solace is Percy, but he's not the kind of comfort that Kate needs.
Little do either brother realise that their mother is in fact working for a Droughtlander terror organisation that wants to bring down this cruel regime.
I had no idea until I saw someone talking about it, and I thought it would be more than worthwhile to talk a bit about why having a month of awareness of this topic is important, as well as offer some discussion fodder and a reading list of YA fiction that delves into teen dating violence.
According to the Centers for Disease Control, a 2011 survey of teens found that 9.4% of teens reported having been in a romantic relationship that resulted in them being hit, slapped, or physically hurt on purpose in the last twelve months.
Ironically the capital forces it's districts to compete is such a violent game as a punishment for their violence and rebellion against the capital years before.
The trilogy is about Katniss' journey to standing up to the violence of the capital. Head over to Moxie Writers for more on the YA cause/tough issue and organizations that help.