Mint condition.Scholastic,2011.First US collector's edition-first printing(10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1).Black hardback(gilt illustration on the front cover,gilt lettering to the spine) with black illustrated slipcase,both in mint condition.The book is new.374pp.Heavy book. This is another paragraph Product Description: The astonishing bestseller, now in a deluxe, slipcased collector's edition featuring exclusive new mockingjay artwork. Set in a dark vision of the near future, a terrifying reality TV show is taking place. Twelve boys and twelve girls are forced to appear in a live event called The Hunger Games. There is only one rule: kil or be killed. When sixteen-year-old Katniss Everdeen steps forwrd to take her younger sister's place in the games, she sees it as a death sentence. But Katniss has been close to death before. For her, survival is second nature. This is another paragraph About the Author: Suzanne Collins is author of the international bestselling HUNGER GAMES trilogy, which has become one of the most talked-about and successful publishing phenomena of recent years. Suzanne lives in Connecticut, USA.