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2007
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...
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Book

1955
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...
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Book

2008
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,...
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DVD

2004
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...
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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.
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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...
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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...
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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...
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EAudiobook

2014
In John Wyndham's classic The Day of the Triffids the world is overwhelmed by killer plants. Simon Clark's sequel picks up the story 25 years on. Bill Masen's son, David, wakes to a world plunged into darkness. Now, the...
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EBook

2010
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...
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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.
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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...
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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...