The leader of Panem.
President Snow
A stockpile of survival-oriented items placed in the middle of the tributes' launch pads before the beginning of the Games.
CORNUCOPIA
A black market trading facility in District 12
HOB
An impoverished section of District 12, the coal-mining district.
SEAM
Previous winners of the Hunger Games who help the tributes from their district prepare for the games.
MENTORS
A bird that was created through the accidental mating of jabberjays and mockingbirds
MOCKINGJAY
A child who forcibly or voluntarily entered into a battle to the death.
TRIBUTE
Tributes who train for the games and then voluntarily go.
CAREERS
Where the Hunger Games takes place.
ARENA
The "Girl on Fire"
KATNISS
The District 11 tribute who befriended Katniss.
RUE
The name of the annual district ceremonies wherein two tributes, a male and a female, are selected by lottery for entry into the Hunger Games.
REAPING
The area of the country you live in and can't leave.
DISTRICT
Prims cat.
BUTTERCUP
A person who has been convicted of treason against The Capitol and subsequently punished by forcible removal of his or her tongue.
AVOX
Katniss' best friend
GALE
A VERY poisonous berry, found in the arena by Peeta.
NIGHTLOCK
An impoverished section of District 12, the coal-mining district.
SEAM
Animals genetically altered and manipulated by the Capitol to be used as weapons.
MUTTS