Richard Mayhew was an ordinary man with a job, apartment, and girlfriend. That all changed the day he met "Door." With is world turned upside down, will Richard ever find a way to return to his simple life in London and people he has known?
Hidden under London is a teaming society of people. They are the unknown, the unseen, the forgotten. Yet, they live. Some speak to rats, others provide protection, others just survive. Richard knew nothing of this situation until he met Door and helped her. Little did he know, he had thwarted the assassins who were sent to kill her. Door is on a mission to find those who killed her family and stay alive in the process. Richard must find her to uncover the reason for his sudden disappearance from the world above. Will Richard be able to regain his life? Will Door find those who massacred her family? Will Richard and Door work togther and form an unbreakable bond? Come meet the characters who inhabit "Neverwhere," the good and the evil, and see what becomes of Door.
I really enjoyed this book and recommend it to anyone who loves fantasy, mystery, and suspense. You won't be sorry you picked it up!