""Everything will be fine." He whispered. And because he said it, I tried to believe it."
Juliet Monson lives in District One, the wealthiest of them all. She is surrounded by Capitol loving zombies, who will do anything to please them. Juliet despises the Capitol and anything related to the Hunger Games. Her family being the richest in District One, the odds are in her favor. She cannot be picked. But at the 72nd annual Reaping, her name is called. She is almost excited. Its finally her chance to show the Capitol that they don't tell her what to do. But when her best friend Jackson is also chosen, she wonders how terrible the Capitol really is. Juliet doesn't want to die, but she can't let Jackson die either. In an arena with 22 people who want her dead, she has to figure out if true love worth her life.