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Gregor the Overlander

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 48,411 Ratings and 4,904 Reviews

Book Description
Book 1 in The Underland Chronicles When eleven-year-old Gregor follows his little sister through a grate in the laundry room of their New York apartment building, he hurtles into the dark Underland beneath the city. There, humans live uneasily beside giant spiders, bats, cockroaches, and rats - but the fragile peace is about to fall apart. Rich in suspense and brimming with adventure, Suzanne Coll... More
Book Information
PublisherScholastic, Inc.
BindingPaperback (23 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages272
ISBN-101407121138
ISBN-13978-1407121130
Publication Date08/02/2010
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About Suzanne Collins (Author) : Suzanne Collins is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Suzanne Collins include The Underland Chronicles Book Five: Gregor and the Code of Cla... more
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1/23/2013 Sunayna Prasad said:
The story was engaging and adventurous. However, at times Gregor seemed too mature and sophisticated for his age, and his baby sister didn't fear any of the giant rats or bugs. He felt too old for camp, but many kids don't usually feel that way until around their mid-teens. I first started feeling t... more

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8/7/2010 Brandi Gardner tagged as: I recommend

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9/23/2009 Karen and Nancy at Kidsmomo.com said:
In my last post, I railed against the claim that Rick Riordan’s Percy Jackson and the Olympians series is a rip-off of Harry Potter. But I have to admit that when I read PJTO, I did notice some similarities to a different series: the Underland Chronicles by Suzanne Collins. More at: http://www.... more

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8/30/2009 Rachel Newman tagged as: I read

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6/23/2009 julia b tagged as: I read

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4/25/2009 hope cates said: awsome
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10/25/2008 Angela Mann said: 99382
tags: insects, fantasy, children's lit

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3/17/2008 Siri Feeney said:
Suzanne Collins made me love two giant cockroaches, giant bats of all sorts, and even a very giant scary rat. Okay, I already liked rats and bats, but the respect and concern for cockroaches took me by surprise. Gregor and his sister, Boots' unusual adventures are peopled with so many well-develop... more

tags: I recommend, I read

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8/2/2007 John Zeleznik said: I started reading this as part of a class and fell in love with it. I love the entire story.
tags: I recommend, Inspired me, I read

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