Books 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne Paperback, 426 pages, Scholastic Paperbacks, List Price: $4.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book Title20,000 Leagues Under the SeaAuthorJules Verne Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Book Summary Professor Arronax and his two companions, trapped aboard a fantastic submarine as prisoners of the deranged Captain Nemo, come face to face with exotic ocean creatures and strange sights hidden from the world above. Genres: Children's Books Young Adult Fiction Also by Jules Verne Journey to the Center of the Earth Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Opinion 100 Best Books Your Picks: Top 100 Science-Fiction, Fantasy Books August 11, 2011 More than 5,000 of you nominated. More than 60,000 of you voted. And now the results are in. The winners are an intriguing mix of classic and contemporary titles.