Finally, primarily because of Frankie's insistence, I reserved it at the library. I began it...oh, Saturday at around 7pm. Hooked, immediately. I spent Saturday night with my best friend, then came home Sunday morning and devoured the rest of it.
Seriously, I don't know how you people were able to wait for the sequel for all this time! I sent a swift prayer of gratitude to the gods of YA noveldom that Catching Fire was already out. I bought it today, and I'm forcing myself to write this post and actually get things accomplished before sitting down to read it. And honestly, I can't go to bed tonight without finishing it.
Suzanne Collins, if serendipity or fate or Google Alerts leads you to this post, I must say it: thank you. Your writing is absolutely fantastic, and I'm sorry I waited this long to find that out!
What's your Hunger Games story?