when i first got this book from the library i knew that the boy looked familiar and i read that back and i am like "wait that says Josh Hutcherson" and i am like wait this is Peeta from the hunger games and my friend said yes it is and i was blown away!
"Fear is a sickness. It will crawl into the soul of anyone who engages it. It has tainted your peace already. I did not raise you to see you live with fear. Strike it from your heart. Do not bring it into our village."