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Extended Audio Sample The Day Of The Triffids: Classic Radio Sci-fi, by John Wyndham
3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 3.00 (27,077 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: John Wyndham Narrator: Full Cast Publisher: AudioGO Format: Original Staging Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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This full-cast drama, part of BBC Audiobooks' Classic Radio Sci-Fi series, is based on the classic post-war 'science fantasy' novel which made John Wyndham famous, and whose appeal endures to this day. Giles Cooper's six-part adaptation stars Gary Watson, Barbara Shelley and Peter Sallis, with appearances from Doctor Who names Peter Pratt, Christopher Bidmead and David Brierley. Divided by blindness and societal breakdown, humanity is at the mercy of the carniverous Triffids....

This BBC Radio 4 production was made and broadcast in 1968, and later transmitted via World Service. Download and start listening now!


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  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by E.H. Walter | 2/11/2014

    " This is one of my all time favourite books; it's such a favourite I struggle to put into words why I love this tale of the characters battling against evil plants, but hey - who couldn't love a book where the only safe place to live is the Isle of Wight? "

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    " This was fun! And actually fairly tense, for a zombie-apocalypse-survival novel where the "zombies" are just plants. "

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    " I don't know why I think this book .... but I enjoy it more every time I read it. It gets me thinking about how I would cope if I survived such an catastrophic event. It's about how strong and how weak we are; it's about how fragile everything is. It's an easy ready but this book gets me thinking. A "

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    " John should have made this book about 5 times longer; I never wanted to put it down. "

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