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Day of the Triffids, The (Camden S.) by John Wyndham
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The Day of the Triffids by John Wyndham is a classic science-fiction/horror tale. It begins ordinarily enough: a man is in hospital with bandages over his eyes from some sort of accident (you find out later on). We learn that over the past few days there have been a number of meteor showers across the world – apparently beautiful and unmissable. Unfortunately (but luckily for the man with bandages over his eyes), looking at the flashes of green light make you blind. In fact, everyone who has seen them has gone blind (at exactly the same time!). If this wasn’t bad enough, the Triffids have started their attack. These strange plant-like creatures with tentacles that act like… Read more

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