Gregor and the Code of Claw
Rich in suspense and brimming with adventure, the New York Times-bestselling Underland Chronicles unfold the fate of the Underland and the great warrior, Gregor. Suzanne Collins is also the author of the bestselling Hunger Games trilogy.Everyone has been trying to keep Gregor from seeing the... show more
Rich in suspense and brimming with adventure, the New York Times-bestselling Underland Chronicles unfold the fate of the Underland and the great warrior, Gregor. Suzanne Collins is also the author of the bestselling Hunger Games trilogy.Everyone has been trying to keep Gregor from seeing the final prophecy, The Prophecy of Time. It says something awful: It calls for the warrior’s death. The warrior being Gregor, of course. Now, an army of rats is quickly approaching and Gregor’s mom and little sister, Boots, are still in Regalia. The entire existence of the Underland is in Gregor’s hands and time is running out. There is a code that must be cracked, a new princess to contend with Gregor’s burgeoning dark side, and a war designed to end all wars.In this suspenseful final installment in the acclaimed Underland Chronicles, Suzanne Collins unfolds the fate of the Underland and the great warrior, Gregor the Overlander, in a manner that can only be described as masterful.
Publish date: October 14th 2008
Publisher: Listening Library (Audio)
Edition language: English
Series: Underland Chronicles (#5)
I'm not really sure how I feel about this book. It was compelling, and I really did enjoy it, but so much of it was dedicated to foreshadowing Gregor's death that it was weird that he survived. It almost felt as though we'd been cheated because the promise given through foreshadowing wasn't delivere...
A really fantastic finish to a great series. Not gonna lie, I wept a little during Code of Claw. Best of Young Reader fiction--enough depth to satisfy an adult reader (me! I am complex!), and simple enough to follow the story and get totally lost in the excitement. As one would expect from the au...
There must be a lot of Suzanne Collins fans out there reviewing with their hearts, because there's no way the books I just read deserve the glowing reviews they are receiving. There plot holes are SO big...The dialogue is SO dry...The conflict resolution is SO lazy...I can't even see the 10-year-ol...
The best book was saved until last in this Underland series. Gregor, family and friends are at war with the rats, and it is up to Gregor to take down their leader. Many lives are lost including some favourites...I enjoyed the complexity of the final novel. Collins knows how to engage the reader in t...
The Underland Chronicles were an excellent series! Better than The Hunger Games.