John Christopher

A writer

Born in 1922
in Knowsley
in England
and died in 2012
in Bath
in England


Sam Youd (16 April 1922 – 3 February 2012), known professionally as Christopher Samuel Youd, was a British writer, best known for science fiction under the pseudonym John Christopher, including the novels The Death of Grass, The Possessors, and the young-adult novel series The Tripods.

Guardian Prize. 1971.


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