The city of gold and lead

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Collier Books, 1970 - Juvenile Fiction - 218 pages
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Three boys set out on a secret mission to penetrate the City of the Tripods and learn more about these strange beings that rule the earth.

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Hero plods, writing does not. - Goodreads
It had a very big twist at the ending. - Goodreads
... pacing myself before starting on Book 3. - Goodreads
I am not going to tell what the ending was though. - Goodreads

Review: The City of Gold and Lead (The Tripods #2)

User Review  - Kerry Nietz - Goodreads

I can't believe it has been over three years since I read the first book in this series. Time flies! In my defense, it has taken much of that time for the book to become available as an eBook. I'm ... Read full review

Review: The City of Gold and Lead (The Tripods #2)

User Review  - Howard Kistler - Goodreads

The second of the excellent Tripods books, and one in which we finally come face-to-face(?) with The Masters. Answers are revealed and plans set into motion in this gripping middle volume. Read full review


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