When the Tripods Came
"A prequel to the well-known Tripods trilogy more than outdoes itself in excitement and provides the logical, ingenious, and frightening explanation of just how the Tripods were able to take over most of the world".--The Horn Book.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - nebula21 - LibraryThing
This is the prequel to the Tripods Trilogy. The title is self-explanatory - a young boy tells his story about the coming of the Tripods and his family's attempts to escape their grasp. I have not yet ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - john257hopper - LibraryThing
This is a prequel to the author's Tripods trilogy, published twenty years (1988) after that trilogy (1967/8) and after the TV adaptation of the first two books. The story gives a reasonable lead up to ... Read full review