Abby Livingston watches over her silent younger brother Sam, who is small for his age and is contantly teased. She is annoyed by her science teacher, Professor Eldritch, who keeps asking his students to report anything unusual to him, such as unexpected caves, doors going nowhere, and the like. One evening while playing with Sam in the backyard of their Pittsburgh home, she discovers a mysterious hole underneath a chestnut tree. Professor Eldritch is passing by and encourages them to explore the opening. The hole turns out to be bottomless, and the three of them fall for what seems miles…Above and Beneath is a novel that ranges from Pittsburgh to the depths of the Earth and beyond the moon, and involves the struggles of Abby to get her and Sam back home. She travels through hidden civilizations, unexpected dangers, and a perilous romance. Above and Beneath is suitable for all age ...