Mockingjay is suzanne collins' dystopian novel, in continuation of the hunger game series, featuring the brave young protagonist katniss everdeen, in her quest to unify panem. "if we burn you burn with us" katniss everdeen has survived the hunger games twice. But she's still not safe. A revolution is unfolding, and everyone, it seems, has had a hand in the carefully laid plans - everyone except katniss. And yet she must play the most vital part in the final battle. Katniss must become their mockingjay - the symbol of rebellion - no matter what the personal cost. " the culminating novel in the hunger games trilogy of novels authored by suzanne collins, mockingjay follows the story of katniss everdeen, who has twice survived the brutal and violent hunger games. In this novel, she reluctantly accepts a proposal from district 13, the group behind the rebellion in panem, by agreeing to be 'mockingjay', the symbol representing the rebellion spearheaded by them, and their president alma coin. In exchange, she is assured immunity for all the past hunger games' tributes including her closest friends, finnick odair, and peeta mellark, as well as the sole privilege of killing president snow upon his capture. To fulfill her end of the bargain, she must participate in a series of films entitled propos, as propaganda for the rebellion. Meanwhile, the capitol's secret plan of bombing district 13 comes to light, and the rebels launch their own military strategy against the capitol, in retaliation. For this purpose, katniss is sent on a coverup propos assignment to capitol, along with her teammates, and peeta, under the orders of president coin. However, the assignment in a supposedly 'safe' zone, goes drastically out of control, leading to complete and utter disaster, forcing katniss to take charge.