Chapter 17 (p. 222-232)
Katniss is injured by the explosion and lost hearing in the left ear; however, all of the supplies are destroyed. Unable to flee due to her injuries from the blast, Katniss hides from the Career Tributes in a bush where she watch Cato kill the District 3 boy.
Katniss heads the next day to the meeting spot with Rue, but she’s not there, and Katniss goes looking for her. Rue is used in a trap to lure Katniss before being speared.
- What are the effects of the explosion?
- What happened to the boy from District 3? How many Tributes are left?
- Why doesn’t Katniss want to make an ally of “Foxface?”
- What has happened to Rue?