By Simon Clark
25 years after invoice Masen, the hero of the enduring 1951 cult novel Day of the Triffids, escapes together with his kin to a colony at the Isle of Wight, the human species is scattered worldwide because the lethal Triffid crops proceed their devastating march.
One of the few people now not blinded via the meteor bathe of a quarter-century in the past, David Masen, Bill’s son, has develop into a pilot, touring looking for an efficient weapon opposed to the Triffids. In ny urban, he discovers a gaggle of people that seem to be resistant to the Triffids’ lethal poison. yet all isn't really because it turns out during this colony, and shortly David needs to face a deadly adversary from his family’s past.
About the Author
Simon Clark is a British horror author and the writer of diverse acclaimed novels and brief tales. a few of his best-known works comprise Night of the Triffids, Nailed by way of the Heart, Darker, The Fall, Blood Crazy, and Vampyrrhic; his brief tales were featured in anthologies together with Blood & Grit and Salt Snake & different Bloody Cuts. His brief tale “Goblin urban lighting fixtures” received the British myth Award for most sensible brief tale in 2001; he has additionally received the Bram Stoker Award for most sensible First Novel, the realm myth Award for top Novella, and the British myth Award for his novels.
Clark is usually the writer of The Dalek Factor, an unique Doctor Who novella, and has written prose fabric for the foreign rock band U2.