Considering The Hunger Games is set in a dystopian world and features a protagonist with a bunch of emotional problems related to her harrowing circumstances, it might be a little difficult to immediately think of something practical a youngster could learn from the novels. However, as survival is a key theme in the novels, there is some practical learning involved. One 12 year-old even recently created a tourniquet for her injured friend after she slipped down a mud bank and cut her leg. And she knew how to do it, thanks to The Hunger Games. The young lady in question, Megan Gething, said that her friend needed help after slipping down a mud bank next to a metal cofferdam in Massachusetts, leaving a lengthy 10-inch long and… Next »
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