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E of Angus Morton's unusually large horses calling them blasphemies against nature Little does he realize that his own son his niece Rosalind and their friends have their own secret aberration which would label them a. This has been on my shelf unread since uni when I picked it up second hand after reading and loving The Day of the Triffids recommended to me by m

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The Chrysalids

First published in 1955 The Chrysalids is a post nuclear story of genetic mutation in a devastated world which tells of the lengths the intolerant will go to to keep themselves pureDavid Strorm's father doesn't approv. What if you live in a post apocalyptic world where radiation is causing genetic mutations in plants and animalsand humans What if such mutations

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S mutants But as David and Rosalind grow older it becomes difficult to conceal their differences from the village elders Soon they face a choice wait for eventual discovery or flee to the terrifying and mutable Badlan. An oldie but a goodie Dystopian fiction at it s best from John Wyndham The main character David appears at first to be normal Anyone with a birt


10 thoughts on “The Chrysalids

  1. says:

    Imagine a world where a little deviation from the norm in physical appearance means burning and banishment beca

  2. says:

    John Wyndham is often described in rather disparaging term as the main proponent of cosy catastrophe This based on the allegation that his protagonists tend to be English middle class white males who are not much inconvenienced by the apocalypse somehow continuing to live it up while the rest of the populace suffer Having read three of his

  3. says:

    What if you live in a post apocalyptic world where radiation is causing genetic mutations in plants and animalsand humans?

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    READ IN 2020So I had no intention of re reading this book whatsoever so why did I ? Well in September I managed to acuire a 1959 paperback edi

  5. says:

    On one level The Chrysalids is the story of a rustic farming community struggling to survive many years following massive global nuclear destruction These people hold up two sacred texts as absolute truth the Bible from the time of

  6. says:

    This has been on my shelf unread since uni when I picked it up second hand after reading and loving The Day of the Triffids recommended to me by my mum I can't believe I waited so long to read this amazing book and if there is one book you should read in your life it is this one It has been a long time how long

  7. says:

    It is certainly easy to classify John Wyndham's The Chrysalids as old school YA fiction from before YA fiction n

  8. says:

    The Chrysalids is my new favorite John Wyndham book It's about conformity in a post nuclear holocaust world David and his friends live in an isolated community called Waknuk on the island of Labrador After seeing one of his friends cast out into the Fringes for having a sixth toe David begins mistrusting his upbringing On

  9. says:

    An oldie but a goodie Dystopian fiction at it's best from John Wyndham The main character David appears at first to be 'normal' Anyone with a birth defect is a deviant and either killed outright or sent off to The fringes to live with the other mutantAs he grows up David becomes aware of others like him who can communicate in thought patterns Telepathy This if discovered would be classed as deviant and they and he wou

  10. says:

    John Wyndham has firmly managed to cement himself as a new favourite author for me after reading this as my second book by him the first was Day of the Triffids I think the way Wyndham writes with inspiration drawn from a c