Interest LevelReading LevelReading A-ZATOSWord Count
Grades 9 - 12Grades 5 - 10Y6.424200
Desperate, driven, harassed to the breaking point, Slake decides to go underground -- into the sheltering depths of the New York City Subway where he ends up staying for one hundred and twenty-one days. This is the story about survival, and about a 13-year-old misfit's attempts to find footing in a hostile and threatening world.
Paperback, 128 pages
Published on May 31, 1986 by Aladdin
ISBN-10: 0689710666
ISBN-13: 9780689710667
4 Book Reviews
  • hurricane626over 2 years
    this book is great, reading in 7th grade. i loved it, it was amazing and very detailed.
    • TacoKing5about 4 years
      Too boring for the new age of readers, fell asleep reading it.
      • Slake's limboalmost 6 years
        i think this book is amazing
        • leila17
          leila17almost 6 years55 stars
          Because it has a meaning and telling how a boys life is and how it changed