John Christopher

John Christopher

Christoper Samuel Youd, a.k.a. John Christopher (1922-2012), was a British science fiction author. He is best known for The Tripods trilogy.


Edited: Jussi February 05, 2012
Book Covers
The Year of the Comet
No Blade of Grass5.10
The Caves of Night
Scent of White Poppies
The Long Voyage
The World in Winter
The Possessors
A Wrinkle in the Skin4.86
Cloud on Silver
The Little People
The White Mountains (The Tripods #1)7.20
The City of Gold and Lead (The Tripods #2)7.10
Pendulum
The Pool of Fire (The Tripods #3)6.62
The Lotus Caves
The Prince in Waiting (The Sword of the Spirits #1)
The Guardians6.00
Beyond the Burning Lands (The Sword of the Spirits #2)
The Sword of the Spirits (The Sword of the Spirits #3)
Dom and Va
Wild Jack
Empty World
Fireball (Fireball #1)
New Found Land (Fireball #2)
Dragon Dance (Fireball #3)
When the Tripods Came
A Dusk of Demons
Bad Dream

Speculative Fiction Novels (25)


2003 | science fiction

1993 | science fiction, young adult
(The Tripods)
1988 | science fiction > dystopia, young adult
(Fireball #3)
1986 | science fiction, young adult
(Fireball #2)
1983 | science fiction, young adult
(Fireball #1)
1981 | science fiction, young adult

1977 | science fiction, young adult

1974 | science fiction, young adult

1973 | science fiction, young adult
(The Sword of the Spirits #3)
1972 | science fiction
(The Sword of the Spirits #2)
1971 | science fiction
(The Sword of the Spirits #1)
1970 | science fiction

1970 | science fiction, young adult

1969 | science fiction, young adult
(The Tripods #3)
1968 | science fiction > dystopia, young adult

1968 | science fiction
(The Tripods #2)
1967 | science fiction > dystopia, young adult
(The Tripods #1)
1967 | science fiction > dystopia, young adult

1966 | horror

1966 | science fiction

1965 | science fiction

1964 | science fiction

1962 | science fiction

1956 | science fiction

1955 | science fiction

Others non-spefi books (3)


1961 | mainstream

1959 | thriller

1958 | thriller