The Night of the Triffids

Rosetta Books
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A sequel to John Wyndham’s post-apocalyptic horror classic The Day of the Triffids: “An action-filled tale that captures the spirit of the original story” (Library Journal).
 
Winner of the British Fantasy Award for Best Novel
 
In The Day of the Triffids, Bill Masen escapes with his family to a colony on the Isle of Wight after a meteor shower blinds most of the human race and the deadly Triffid plants begin to take over the world.
 
Now the story continues, more than twenty-five years later, as pilot David Masen, Bill’s son, travels in search of an effective weapon against the Triffids. In New York City, he discovers a group of people who appear to be immune to the Triffids’ deadly poison. But all is not as it seems in this colony, and soon David must face a dangerous adversary from his family’s past . . .
 
“Brisk and engaging . . . This crafty continuation is elegant in its construction . . . A truly enjoyable voyage.” —Publishers Weekly
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About the author

Simon Clark is a British horror writer and the author of numerous acclaimed novels and short stories. Some of his best-known works include Night of the Triffids, Nailed By the Heart, Darker, The Fall, Blood Crazy, and Vampyrrhic; his short stories have been featured in anthologies including Blood & Grit and Salt Snake & Other Bloody Cuts. His short story “Goblin City Lights” won the British Fantasy Award for Best Short Story in 2001; he has also won the Bram Stoker Award for Best First Novel, the World Fantasy Award for Best Novella, and the British Fantasy Award for his novels. Clark is also the author of The Dalek Factor, an original Doctor Who novella, and has written prose material for the international rock band U2.
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Publisher
Rosetta Books
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Published on
May 15, 2014
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Pages
469
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ISBN
9780795339455
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Horror
Fiction / Science Fiction / Action & Adventure
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This content is DRM protected.
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