Audio News: THE TRIFFIDS are Coming!

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Big Finish has announced that it will release THE NIGHT OF THE TRIFFIDS audio. Adapted by Simon Clark this is his adaption of his 2001 novel of the same name which won the British Fantasy Award in 2002 for the best novel.

Fully approved by the John Wyndham estate, this is a direct sequel to the 1951 novel DAY OF THE TRIFFIDS. It takes up the tale 25 years later and focusses on a small colony of survivors on the Isle of Wight. One of these is David Masen the son of Bill Masen from the original story.

The audio release stars Sam Troughton as David Masen along with Nicola Bryant, Paul Clayton, Geff Francis, John Schwab, Beck Wright, Toby Longworth, Nigel Carrington and Helen Goldwyn. The story will be released on audio in September 2014.

A new paperback and eBook version of Simon Clark’s book will also be available in August. A new film version has been announced with Mike Newell (HARRY POTTER AND THE GOBLET OF FIRE) announced as the director.

NIGHT OF THE TRIFFIDS is available to order now at £14.99 for the CD or £12.99 download only. Full details are at: www.bigfinish.com

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0 #1 PMount 2014-06-20 14:39
No!! Terrible, awful book. I'd hopedTit had been lost in the mists of time. the only time I've been so angered by a book I threw it across the room before tossing it into the bin. Dire. The original is my favourite book and this misses the point by miles.
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