Tag: John Wyndham

John Wyndham’s classic 1957 take on alien invasion is available for free for three weeks via this link.  The novel is dramatised in three 30-minute episodes. So what’s the fuss about?  Why should you listen to it?

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Today marks the birth of John Wyndham, one of Britain’s most notable Science Fiction writers. After World War II, Wyndham decided to abandon the unsuccessful detective fiction he was writing and turned instead to SF:  what a great decision that …

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I’m a big fan of audio productions of books and plays, with a pretty extensive and ever-expanding library to complement my groaning shelves. The BBC are currently broadcasting an unabridged reading of John Wyndham‘s surprisingly relevant science fiction classic, The Day of the Triffids, …

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