In the first novel of the New York Times bestselling series by Suzanne Collins, author of The Hunger Games, young Gregor falls through a grate in the laundry room of his apartment building and hurtles into the dark Underland. This strange 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. Gregor embarks on a dangerous adventure that will change both him and the Underland forever.
- Age Range: 9 - 12 years
- Grade Level: 4 - 6
- Series: Underland Chronicles (Book 1)
- Library Binding: 320 pages
- Publisher: Turtleback Books; Turtleback School & Library ed. edition (August 1, 2004)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1417637676
- ISBN-13: 978-1417637676