Gregor the Overlander / Suzanne Collins.Material type: BookSeries: Collins, Suzanne, Underland chronicles: book 1.Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2003Edition: 1st ed.Description: 311 p. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 0439435366.Subject(s): Gregor (Fictitious character : Collins) -- Children's fiction | Brothers and sisters -- Children's fiction | Animals -- Children's fiction | Missing persons -- Children's fictionGenre/Form: Children's stories. | Fantasy fiction.DDC classification: [Fic] Summary: 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.
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This irresistible first novel tells the story of a quiet boy who embarks on a dangerous quest in order to fulfill his destiny -- and find his father -- in a strange world beneath New York City.<br> <br> When Gregor falls through a grate in the laundry room of his apartment building, he hurtles into the dark Underland, where spiders, rats, cockroaches coexist uneasily with humans. This world is on the brink of war, and Gregor's arrival is no accident. A prophecy foretells that Gregor has a role to play in the Underland's uncertain future. Gregor wants no part of it -- until he realizes it's the only way to solve the mystery of his father's disappearance. Reluctantly, Gregor embarks on a dangerous adventure that will change both him and the Underland forever.
Sequel: Gregor and the prophecy of Bane.
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.