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It had me on the edge of my seat!'. Suzanne Collins is the author of the groundbreaking Hunger Games trilogy for young adults: The Hunger Games, Catching Fire, and Mockingjay. She is also the author of the picture book Year of the Jungle, a Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year, and the New York Times bestselling Underland... With the Hunger Games topping cinema box-office charts over the Easter weekend, Radio 4 profiles Suzanne Collins, the children's author who Her trilogy, set in a post-apocalypse America, is said to have been inspired by a combination of Greek myth and reality television as well as Collins' own... Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen in "The Hunger Games."Credit...Murray Close/Lionsgate. With the upcoming movie The Hunger Games generating so much media attention, I was interested in learning more about the author Suzanne Collins, who also co-wrote the screenplay.