He realizes that if he destroyed the weapons, there would be no link between him and the murders, allowing him to rejoin Capitol society as a successful officer. Dr. Gaul has both Coriolanus and Clemensia reach into a tank of snakes which have been introduced to the paper. Despite her father being the head of the Agricultural Department of Panem, she always appears to be on the brink of starvation. The 9 year old cousin of Lucy Gray Baird. It's mentioned that the Plinths can get away with basically everything, since they have money. She is mentored by Florus Friend.The District 3 male tribute of the 10th Hunger Games. Sejanus has acquired several guns for the group to survive in the wild. She herself states that, as a Covey, she didn't actually come from District 12 and only got stranded there because of Capitol policies.

Lucy Gray tells Coriolanus that she is going to escape North and he decides to leave with her. The other mentors follow suit, but the arrangement ends when one mentor, Arachne Crane, is murdered by her tribute Brandy after Arachne taunts her with a sandwich. He is mentored by Persephone Price.The District 4 female tribute of the 10th Hunger Games. Or does she die when Snow shoots her? They were originally nomads who travelled around the country to entertain, but by the time of The brother of Clark Carmine and a former member of the Covey. Sejanus is arrested by Peacekeepers and hanged, leaving Lucy Gray and Coriolanus as the only remaining witnesses of the murders. * TheGrimReaper: Befitting his name, he picks up bodies of dead tributes and respectfully arranges them inside the stadium, wrapping them with Capitol flags. * DesecratingTheDead: Like the District 1 tributes, for trying to escape the stadium, she has her body dragged by horses during the opening of the Games. He was one half of the couple "The Hanging Tree" was written about.The Peacekeepers working in District 12 during Coriolanus Snow's and Sejanus Plinth's time working there. She is mentored by Iphigenia Moss.The District 6 tributes of the 10th Hunger Games. They consist of Bug, Smiley and Beanpole. Or does she die when Snow shoots her? Coriolanus reunites with Lucy Gray during a performance at the local black market and debates the necessity of the Capitol and the Hunger Games with her. Coriolanus, his only friend among the mentors, is summoned by Dr. Gaul to extract him. In the poem, the titular Lucy Gray disappears during a snowstorm, though her body was never found. She is the daughter of the energies secretary.The mentor of the District 7 female tribute of the 10th Hunger Games, Lamina.The mentor of the District 7 male tribute of the 10th Hunger Games, Treech. * MysteriousWaif: Her past and overall life is an enigma. Bish┼Źnen: Is called a "pretty boy" in-Universe. Like the poem she was named for, her fate is unclear]]. Ma! The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes opens on teenage Coriolanus at home, making a cabbage soup that fills "the kitchen with the smell of poverty." The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes is a dystopian action-adventure novel by American author Suzanne Collins.It is a spinoff and a prequel to The Hunger Games trilogy. * MysteriousWaif: Her past and overall life is an enigma. At a celebration party at the Academy, Coriolanus is confronted with the handkerchief, makeup compact, and an Academy stamped napkin, implicating him in cheating in the Games and stealing food from the Academy. She becomes much more quick to anger and deliberately stalls the delivery of the gifts to Reaper until the very end, deciding that he does not match her standardsEveryone except Coriolanus, Dr. Gaul, and the doctors think that Clemensia just has a bad flu. However in the prequel, it hasn't yet become the spectacle it would grow into in later years.The prequel opens on the morning of the reaping, where 24 tributes will be selected to fight in the 10th annual Hunger Games. The next morning, Coriolanus is told that he has passed the officer test and will be leaving the next day for an elite training school in District 2. Murray Close/Lionsgate; Scholastic He soon realizes that Lucy Gray must have made the same realization and pursues her into the woods with the rifle.