The City of Gold and Lead

John Christopher
science fiction > dystopia, young adult
The City of Gold and Lead (The Tripods #2) - John Christopher7.16

Will, Beanpole and Henry have managed to escape the Tripods. But instead of living in safety in the small community of free people in the Swiss Alps, they have chosen to embark upon a mission that may cost them their lives.

Each year, a series of Games is held in Germany. The winners are given the honor of serving the Tripods. Those who are Capped consider it the highest honor. Those who are free know it is an ideal opportunity to infiltrate the City and perhaps, free the world.

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Release date: 1967
Genres: science fictiondystopia, young adult
Average rating: 7.16/10
Total ratings: 32
Updated: August 16, 2021

The Tripods :: Series

When the Tripods Came
The White Mountains (The Tripods #1)7.24
The City of Gold and Lead (The Tripods #2)7.16
The Pool of Fire (The Tripods #3)6.70