Average rating: (7 reviews)

The Day Of The Triffids

In: Test > Books > Science Fiction

121 votes
+106
|
-15


Appears on 8 lists in total.
Appears on 6 master lists.
Appears on 4 voting lists.
Appears on 0 non-voting lists.
26
In 1951 John Wyndham published his novel The Day of the Triffids to moderate acclaim. Fifty-two years later, this horrifying story is a science fiction classic, touted by The Times (London) as having “all the reality of a vividly realized nightmare.”

Bill Masen, band...

MORE
  • Author: John Wyndham
  • Publish Date: 2003-07-01
  • People Who Like The Day Of The Triffids Also Like...


    The Day Of The Triffids Ranks On The Following Lists:


    Best Science Fiction Books (Ranked 51 out of 237)

    The crowd-ranked version of the Top 25 Best Science Fiction Books (http://bestsciencefictionbooks.com/top-25-best-science-fiction-books.php). This list gives a breakdown of the best science fiction r...

    MORE

    Soft Science Fiction Books(Ranked 25 out of 34)

    A list of popular soft science fiction books. Soft Science Fiction: A broad spectrum of science fiction that deals with soft sciences, social science, and human affairs. Unlike Social Science Fiction...

    MORE

    Alien Invasion Books(Ranked 3 out of 40)

    A straightforward classic science fiction sub-genre about aliens invading human territories -- usually Earth. The settings usually take place in a Near-Future or Present day period, though some Alien ...

    MORE

    Apocalyptic Science Fiction Books(Ranked 6 out of 23)

    Books about the ending of the world, BEFORE the cataclysmic/apocalyptic event has occurred. If the story features AFTER an apocalypse, it\'s post-apocalyptic fiction, not apocalyptic.

    Post Apocalyptic Science Fiction Books(Ranked 5 out of 55)

    The defining element of Post Apocalyptic fiction is that takes place after an apocalypse. This time can be anything from right after (though Apocalyptic Science fiction can often cover events right af...

    MORE

    Sci-Fi Horror Books(Ranked 11 out of 35)

    Science Fiction and Horror can overlap to create a scary story where the source of fear is another planet, alien race, interstellar travel, a plague or something else from the Sci Fi genre. This is a...

    MORE

    Top 100 Science Fiction Books(Ranked 31 out of 72)

    A crowd ranked version of our Top 100 Best Science Fiction Books list. The rankings are determined by the votes, and other public metrics and NOT curated by us.

    Reviews/Comments On The Day Of The Triffids







    How Would You Rate The Day Of The Triffids? (leave blank if you just want to comment on the book and not review it):