Adapted by David Harrower from the novel by John Wyndham
October 2000
Nelson Thornes, UK
ISBN: 0-7487-4286-7
54 pages
$20.00 paper original
Ages 11-19


In a post-apocalyptic society dedicated to absolute conformity, a group of young people discover they have an unusual gift of communication. Betrayed from within, they escape into the forbidden Fringes.

David Harrower's adaptation of John Wyndham's novel The Chrysalids was specially commissioned by the Royal National Theatre for the BT National Connections Scheme for young people.

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