The Hunger But Mainly Death Games follows Bratniss Everclean, who just might be the only sane person in Slum 12, the garbage dump of the evil nation of Pandumb. But that doesn’t keep her from shortsightedly volunteering for a tournament that, as its name suggests, is a little more about death than it is about food.

However, Bratniss quickly learns that some fates are worse than death…like having to date her fellow competitor (and lifelong stalker) Pita Malarkey. Okay, okay, it’s not worse than DEATH, but it’s still pretty annoying.

Written by two veteran parody authors (hiding behind the name of their main character for fear of reprisals from readers angry for all the laughter-pee they’ve been subjected to), The Hunger But Mainly Death Games is the perfect gift for anyone who’s going through Hunger Games withdrawal and is ready for a twisted take on their favorite story and characters. It’s also great for the unfortunate teens trapped in real Hunger Games, who could benefit from some levity, assuming there are places to buy books in the arena.

The Hunger But Mainly Death Games is available in paperback for $7.63, as an ebook for $0.99. It is available for free beneath the rubble of Borders everywhere.

May the odds let there be toilet paper in the arena.

25 responses

  1. GAbbie

    I cant wait!!!!!

    October 13, 2011 at 10:45 pm

  2. Annie

    So is this going to be a book that you get at the bookstore or an online thing? I’m confused…..

    October 14, 2011 at 5:52 pm

    • Hi, Annie – On November 15, this is going to be published as an ebook – you’ll be able to get it any online store that sells them. More info soon! Email us at hungergamesparody@gmail.com if you have any more questions.

      October 15, 2011 at 3:40 am

  3. val

    woww…that is epic!

    October 18, 2011 at 1:39 am

  4. Sushi

    Any idea on how much its going to cost? 😮

    October 18, 2011 at 4:43 pm

    • Hi, Sushi! The Hunger But Mainly Death Games will cost $4.99 upon release.

      October 19, 2011 at 12:21 am

  5. Team Everdeen

    hahaha, “act scared, we dont have a fire budget!!!” LUV IT!!!!

    October 22, 2011 at 7:15 pm

  6. Dayyyyummm! I read the first chapter, the first 17 pages, and I think that this parody is quite funny. This thing is going to be fucking BEAST!

    I also like it how Bratniss’s hunting companion is a guy named Greta, and how creepy and brooding he is. He is like Edward Cullen without the vampirism (or happy immortal family), and more literally than you might think, because he hunts down furry animals just like Edward.

    I also like some of the more surreal elements, with the extra emphasis of freaky radioactive poisoning on the environment and their freaky nuclear steampunk weapons(that probably only sometimes work). Turns out they are resourceful/able to put together some scary gadgets even on their scavenging lifestyles, even if these type of weapons are rare and pale in comparison to what the Big Nice Capitol has.

    October 25, 2011 at 5:14 am

  7. silver97

    so it is going to be an ebook?

    November 12, 2011 at 4:38 am

  8. Brooke

    Cant find the book anywhere

    November 17, 2011 at 12:28 am

  9. Georgia

    So is it just an ebook or is it gonna be a proper book that you can get in a bookshop as well?? I’m confuddled.

    November 20, 2011 at 4:39 pm

  10. Dr.Bob

    You guys don’t want to know what Pita Malarkey’s mom is……. hehehehe…. >:D

    January 10, 2012 at 1:54 am

  11. Floyd

    Hey so whatever happened to the “in games girl hygiene related questions” that were going to be published on this site as stated on page 51?

    February 1, 2012 at 10:36 am

    • tht is the only reason I am on this site

      June 15, 2012 at 5:29 pm

  12. Kat

    hey what about the in games girl hygiene related questions that were supposed to b on this site????

    February 11, 2012 at 11:48 pm

    • tht is what I am lookin for

      June 15, 2012 at 5:28 pm

  13. Kat

    luv the book though i couldn’t put it down i laughed sooooo hard!!!!! lmao!!!!!

    February 11, 2012 at 11:50 pm

  14. Matthew

    Hey this book rocks and don’t cuss on here

    February 26, 2012 at 1:31 am

    • Maddix

      does @#$% count as cussing or not?

      March 15, 2012 at 3:16 pm

  15. Maddix

    lol … my friend recommended it to me, i liked the orig. hunger games, so i though this would be @#$% but i got it on kindle and now i luv it 😀

    March 15, 2012 at 3:15 pm

  16. bob

    Wat about the girl hygrometer questions???????????? :/

    April 26, 2012 at 3:33 am

    • tht is what Im saying. Where are the other in-Games girl-hygiene related questions?!?!?!

      June 15, 2012 at 5:25 pm

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