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Suzanne Collins

1962 - Today

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Suzanne Marie Collins (born August 10, 1962) is an American author and television writer. She is best known as the author of the young adult dystopian book series The Hunger Games. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Suzanne Collins has received more than 3,280,016 page views. Her biography is available in 56 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 55 in 2019). Suzanne Collins is the 1,760th most popular writer (up from 2,133rd in 2019), the 2,205th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,770th in 2019) and the 194th most popular American Writer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 3.3M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.19

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 56

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.51

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.85

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Notable Works

Catching Fire
Action/Adventure, fantasy, teen fiction
Against all odds, Katniss Everdeen has won the annual Hunger Games with fellow district tribute Peeta Mellark. But it was a victory won by defiance of the Capitol and their harsh rules. Katniss and Peeta should be happy. After all, they have just won for themselves and their families a life of safety and plenty. But there are rumors of rebellion among the subjects, and Katniss and Peeta, to their horror, are the faces of that rebellion. The Capitol is angry. The Capitol wants revenge. Suzanne Collins continues the amazing story of Katniss Everdeen in Catching Fire, the second novel of the phenomenal Hunger Games trilogy. ([source][1]) [1]: https://www.scholastic.com/thehungergames/about-the-books.htm
Hunger Games
severe poverty, starvation, oppression
COULD YOU SURVIVE ON YOUR OWN, IN THE WILD, WITH EVERYONE OUT TO MAKE SURE YOU DON'T LIVE TO SEE THE MORNING? In the ruins of a place once known as North America lies the nation of Panem, a shining Capitol surrounded by twelve outlying districts. The Capitol is harsh and cruel and keeps the districts in line by forcing them all to send one boy and one girl between the ages of twelve and eighteen to participate in the annual Hunger Games, a fight to the death on live TV. Sixteen-year-old Katniss Everdeen, who lives alone with her mother and younger sister, regards it as a death sentence when she steps forward to take her sister's place in the Games. But Katniss has been close to dead before--and survival, for her, is second nature. Without really meaning to, she becomes a contender. But if she is to win, she will have to start making choices that weight survival against humanity and life against love.
Hunger Games Trilogy (Hunger Games / Catching Fire / Mockingjay)
Romance, Drama
Contains: [Hunger Games](https://openlibrary.org/works/OL5735363W/Hunger_Games) [Catching Fire](https://openlibrary.org/works/OL5735360W/Catching_Fire) Mockingjay
Mockingjay [sound recording]
My name is Katniss Everdeen. Why am I not dead? I should be dead. Katniss Everdeen, girl on fire, has survived, even though her home has been destroyed. Gale has escaped. Katniss's family is safe. Peeta has been captured by the Capitol. District 13 really does exist. There are rebels. There are new leaders. A revolution is unfolding. It is by design that Katniss was rescued from the arena in the cruel and haunting Quarter Quell, and it is by design that she has long been part of the revolution without knowing it. District 13 has come out of the shadows and is plotting to overthrow the Capitol. Everyone, it seems, has had a hand in the carefully laid plans -- except Katniss. The success of the rebellion hinges on Katniss's willingness to be a pawn, to accept responsibility for countless lives, and to change the course of the future of Panem. To do this, she must put aside her feelings of anger and distrust. She must become the rebels' Mockingjay -- no matter what the personal cost. - Container.
Gregor the Overlander (Underland Chronicles, #1)
Animals, Brothers and sisters, Fantasy
When eleven-year-old Gregor and his two-year-old sister are pulled into a strange underground world, they trigger an epic battle involving men, bats, rats, cockroaches, and spiders while on a quest foretold by ancient prophecy.
Couples and money
Finance, Personal, Finanzas personales, Married people

Page views of Suzanne Collins by language

Over the past year Suzanne Collins has had the most page views in the with 682,694 views, followed by Spanish (76,060), and German (55,875). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Chinese (352.32%), Ukrainian (162.21%), and Polish (115.58%)

Among WRITERS

Among writers, Suzanne Collins ranks 1,760 out of 7,302Before her are Alexandre Benois, Princess Michael of Kent, Karl-Maria Kertbeny, Notker the Stammerer, Richard Ford, and Anne Perry. After her are Tavo Burat, Friedrich Melchior, Baron von Grimm, Raymond E. Feist, Adam Zagajewski, Bhanubhakta Acharya, and Herbjørg Wassmo.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1962, Suzanne Collins ranks 65Before her are Bob Odenkirk, Peng Liyuan, Dina Boluarte, Lance Reddick, Flea, and Viola Amherd. After her are Alessandra Mussolini, Felicity Huffman, Felipe Calderón, Arnold Vosloo, Chuck Palahniuk, and François-Henri Pinault.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Suzanne Collins ranks 2,205 out of 20,380Before her are Linda Blair (1959), Richard Ramirez (1960), Linda Evans (1942), Richard Ford (1944), Paul Marcinkus (1922), and Billy Gibbons (1949). After her are Kim Hunter (1922), Alice Ball (1892), Raymond E. Feist (1945), Selena Gomez (1992), William Le Baron Jenney (1832), and Gloria Steinem (1934).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Suzanne Collins ranks 194Before her are Ken Wilber (1949), William Carlos Williams (1883), Joan Didion (1934), Edmond Hamilton (1904), Dorothy Parker (1893), and Richard Ford (1944). After her are Raymond E. Feist (1945), Patricia Cornwell (1956), Robert Silverberg (1935), Djuna Barnes (1892), Joseph D. Pistone (1939), and Betty Friedan (1921).