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The day of the triffids
DVD
2007
1 available of 2 items

Following the Earth's close encounter with a comet, a meteor shower blinds the population. Bill Masen, recovering from a vicious plant attack, is one of the few people to survive with his eyesight intact. But the world h...

The chrysalids —Wyndham, John, 1903-1969.
Book
1955
146 available of 153 items

Genetic mutation has devastated the world and a bleak, primitive society has emerged from its ruins ; a society which punishes any deviation from rigid norms. Ten-year-old David is having strange dreams about a mysteriou...

The chrysalids ; The day of the triffids : notes
Book
1998
1 available of 1 items

The day of the triffids —Wyndham, John, 1903-1969.
Book
2003
10 available of 11 items

When a freak cosmic event renders most of the Earth's population blind, Bill Masen is one of the lucky few to retain his sight. The London he walks is crammed with groups of men and women needing help, some ready to prey...

Village of the damned Children of the damned
DVD
2004
2 available of 2 items

Village of the damned: A shocking tale of strange, emotionless children who plot to destroy their small English village. Children of the damned: Six children that no one seems to know where they came from and when a psyc...

Trouble with lichen —Wyndham, John, 1903-1969.
Book
2008
1 available of 1 items

Francis Saxover and Diana Brackley, two scientists investigating a rare lichen, discover it has a remarkable property: it retards the aging process. Francis, realising the implications for the world of an ever-youthful, ...

The Kraken wakes —Wyndham, John, 1903-1969.
Large Print
1998
1 available of 1 items

Re-birth —Wyndham, John, 1903-1969.
Book
1970
1 available of 1 items

The day of the triffids —Wyndham, John, 1903-1969.
Book On Cassette
1 available of 1 items

The balance of power between man and the plant kingdom shifts and suddenly the world is dominated by monstrous stinging plants that are capable of walking and communicating.

The triffids —Nobes, Patrick.
Book
1973
2 available of 2 items

The kraken wakes —Wyndham, John, 1903-1969.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2010

Ships are sinking for no apparent reason, carrying hundreds to a dark underwater grave. Strange fireballs race through the sky above the deepest trenches of the oceans. Something is about to show itself, something terrib...

The chrysalids —Wyndham, John, 1903-1969.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2002

Science fiction about fanatical survivors of an atomic war who are obsessed with weeding out all mutants in the population. The "different" ones are condemned to a hideous exile, and children are careful to hide their "d...

The Midwich cuckoos —Wyndham, John, 1903-1969.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2003

The sleepy English village of Midwich is suddenly immobilized for 24 hours. Several weeks later, it becomes evident that every Midwich woman is unaccountably pregnant. When the children are born, they are found to be omi...

The Midwich cuckoos, —Wyndham, John, 1903-1969.
EBook
1958

John Wyndham's 1957 book The Midwich Cuckoos is better known by the more sensational title of its two film adaptations, Village of the Damned. The story begins with Richard and Janet Gayford who have spent the night of S...

The day of the triffids —Wyndham, John, 1903-1969.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2006

After a blinding blast from green meteors, the earth is overrun by Triffids -- great carrion-eating plants which virtually exterminate mankind. 1951.

The chrysalids —Wyndham, John, 1903-1969.
Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)
2013

The day of the triffids —Wyndham, John, 1903-1969.
EBook
1998

The Times wrote of John Wyndham's terrifying post-apocalyptic thriller The Day of the Triffids that it had, "All the reality of a vividly realized nightmare."It may best serve our purposes to tell what triffids actually ...

The day of the triffids —Wyndham, John, 1903-1969.
Ebook
2002

'All the reality of a vividly realized nightmare' The Times of London wrote of John Wyndham?s terrifying post-apocalyptic thriller The Day of the Triffids, published in 1951. The novel is often labeled science fiction, b...

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