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Catching Fire Timeline

  • President Snow visits Katniss in District 12

    President Snow visits Katniss in District 12
    (Note that dates are not according ot book, the site just made me put them in.) P.12 Before the Victory Tour of all of the districts, President Snow comes to talk to Katniss. He ends up Giving a death sentence to all of Katniss' friends and family if she messes up.
  • Tour in District 11

    Tour in District 11
    P. 58 Katniss and Peeta are on their Victory Tour after winning the Hunger Games. Peeta says "As a token of our thanks we'd like for each of the tributes' families to receive of our winnings every year for the duration of our lives." Then Katniss says thank you to both of the families, and a man whistles adn the whole crowd gives a three-finger salute. The man who whistled is killed in front of the entire audience after Katniss and Peeta are inside of the Justice Building.
  • Peeta Finds Out About What Snow Said

    Peeta Finds Out About What Snow Said
    P.65 After the two get inside, Haymitch rushes them to an abandoned room to talk. "What Happened?" Peeta asked Haymitch what was giong on after he told the story, and Katniss told Peeta about what Snow said to her. Peeta got mad at both Katniss and Haymitch for not telling him these secrets.
  • Did President Snow aprove of Katniss' tour?

    Did President Snow aprove of Katniss' tour?
    P.74 At the second to last stop in the Capitol, President Snow came over to congragulate Peeta and Katniss. Katniss raised her eyebrows, subtley asking if she did a satisfactory job, and President Snow gave an "almost imperceptible shake of his head."
  • Katniss dances with Plutarch Heavensbee

    Katniss dances with Plutarch Heavensbee
    P.82 Katniss did not want to dance with the Head Gamemaker of the Quarter Quell, but she did anyways. He showed her his watch, which had a mockingjay on it. This could be seen as a hint to what the arena would be like when Katniss was put in the Quarter Quell.
  • Uprising in District 8

    Uprising in District 8
    P.88Katniss is in the mayor's house to see Madge, when she sees something on the mayor's TV that she is not supposed to see. The screen displays "UPDATE ON DISTRICT 8." District 8 is having an uprising. Buildings are burning, people are burning bricks, etc.
  • Katniss wants to run away

    Katniss wants to run away
    P.95 Katniss wants to rebel against the Capitol by running away. "We run away" she says on page 95. Gale agrees, but then they do not run away because their families would have nobody to take care of them.
  • Gale gets whipped

    Gale gets whipped
    P. 106 "Gale's wrists were bound to a wooden post." Gale was caught hunting by the new head peacekeeper in District 12. He is getting whipped as a punishment. Katniss jumps in front of Gale to protect him and gets a lash to the arm as well. Gale is sent to Katniss' mom to be treated for his injuries. This really took up all of the time Katniss had for a while.
  • Katniss meets Bonnie and Twill

    Katniss meets Bonnie and Twill
    P. 106 Katniss is hunting even though she shouldn't be, and finds people running away from District 8. Katniss gives them some care in a concrete hut in the forest, and soon sends them on their way. The two are heading to District 13, which is rumored to exist, but is told by the Capitol that it does not.
  • Announcement of the Quarter Quell

    Announcement of the Quarter Quell
    P. 171 Ceaser Flickerman is saying to keep watching after Katniss' wedding dresses are showed on the screen. President Snow comes on the screen and annnounces what will happen at the Quarter Quell. "On the seventy fifth anniversary, as a reminder to the rebels that event the strongest cannot overcome the power of the Capitol, the male and female tributes will be reaped from the existing pool of victors." This means that Katniss is giong back into the arena.
  • Cinna is Killed

    Cinna is Killed
    P. 262 "Hitting him with metal-studded gloves, opening gashes on his face and body." Cinna is killed for what he did to Katniss dress for the interveiws. President Snow must have seen this as an act of rebellion and decided to kill Cinna.
  • Escaping the Arena

    Escaping the Arena
    P. 378 Beetee is holding a knife connected to a tree that is garunteed to be struck by lightning. The electricity from the lightning is blasted through the knife and blows up the force field. "Right before the explosions begin, I find a star." Katniss was knoced out by the blast and kidnapped by a District 13 hovercraft. She realizes this once she wakes up in the hovercraft.