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Book of the Month :: Understanding Wyndham

John Wyndham Parkes Lucas Beynon Harris spent a lot of his life trying to decide which of his many monikers he felt most comfortable writing under. 1,502 more words

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Keeping alive the idea of extending lifespans

I’m just re-reading John Wyndham‘s classic Trouble with Lichen, so I was attracted to the idea of watching a local TV (That’s Cambridge… 688 more words


The Midwich Cuckoos by John Wyndham

I recently read The Fallen Children, which was based on The Midwich Cuckoos. I found the basic plot about aliens impregnating women, which then gave birth to freaky children, and wanted to see how much was original content. 387 more words

Book Review

The Fallen Children by David Owen 

I was really excited to read The Fallen Children – I’ve heard a lot about John Wyndam’s The Midwich Cuckoos, so I liked the idea of a modern retelling. 833 more words

Book Review

BOOK REVIEW: The Day of the Triffids by John Wyndham

The book is set in the aftermath of a meteor storm that left everyone who witnessed it blind. As the story begins, the sighted are only few and the end of modern civilisation is in its first few hours of crumbling. 774 more words


Friday Fiction Fixes #6...

The Day of the Triffids by John Wyndham – 1951

I have read a couple of Wyndham novels, but fifties classic The Day of the Triffids… 305 more words


The Germination of a Career

I’m not saying it did happen like this, just that it could have.

What’s happened, I can’t upload my picture. I do wish they wouldn’t mess with things. 135 more words

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