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.
Sequel: Gregor and the prophecy of Bane.
|LC Classifications||PZ7.C6837 Gr 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||311 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||311|
|LC Control Number||2002155865|
Read Gregor the Overlander. Gregor the Overlander (Underland Chronicles #1) 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. #1: Who has taken Gregor's dad prisoner? #2: Whose parents were killed by rats? #3: Who jumps off a cliff to save the other questers? #4: What bat does Gregor bond with? Kid's Book Clubs Children's Books. Gregor the Overlander is the first of a five-book series, The Underland Chronicles, about Gregor and his visits to the mysterious Underland. The author, Suzanne Collins, is also well known for her work on Nickelodeon, including television shows Clarissa Explains it All and the Mysteries of Shelby Woo. Gregor the Overlander is the first installment in the Gregor the Overlander book series. In a curved out city located beneath New York city, human beings who emigrated from the upper side known as the Overland live nest to highly intelligent bats and extremely loyal cockroaches.
Gregor's adventures continue in Book 3 of the New York Times bestselling series by author Suzanne Collins. With two prophecies fulfilled, Gregor is now focused on the Prophecy of Blood, which calls for Gregor and Boots to return to the Underland to help ward off a plague. Gregor the Overlander Box Set (Underland Chronicles, #) Collins, Suzanne overlander: the kids adored boots, this was a pretty scary and exciting book about a boy whose father is missing and he finds himself lost in another world that he is concidered a hero even before he /5. Gregor the Overlander is about a 10 year old boy and his little sister Boots (2). They fall into the Underland through a vent in the laundry room in there apartment building. Gregors father has been missing for about two years now and while in the Underland Gregor discovers that his father had fallen and been captured by rats and he can't /5. Gregor and the Marks of Secret (Underland Chronicles #4) Follow Gregor in the fourth enthralling adventure in Suzanne Collins' New York Times bestselling Underland Chronicles -- with gorgeous new cover art coming July 1st! In Book 4 of the bestselling Underland Chronicles, Gregor is drawn ever deeper into a brewing crisis.
Gregor the Overlander, the Underlander's Champion. Any additional comments? As an adult listening to a child's book, I liked the development of the main character as a reluctant hero taking on the responsibility of others out of doing best for his sister: quite normal but in . In the irresistible first novel by the author of The Hunger Games, a boy embarks on a dangerous quest in order to fulfill his destiny and find his 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. Gregor the Overlander joins the Scholastic Gold line, which features award-winning and beloved novels. Includes exclusive bonus content! Includes exclusive bonus content! 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/5(). Gregor The Overlander (Underland Chronicles) has 67 reviews and 47 ratings. Reviewer dlight18 wrote: This book was about a boy who falls in a hole near his washing machine into a place called The Underland. The Underland is a place with really big bugs, bats and rats, Gregor's father is held hostage by rats. I like the action and a part when Greg /5(47).