No Blade of Grass

English language

Published May 8, 1980 by Avon Books (Mm).


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The Death of Grass From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia "No Blade of Grass" redirects here. For the film adaptation, see No Blade of Grass (film). The Death Of Grass

Cover of a U.S paperback edition. Author(s) John Christopher Country United Kingdom Language English Genre(s) Science fiction novel Publisher Michael Joseph Publication date 1956 (UK) Media type Print (Hardcover) Pages 231 pp ISBN 0140013008 OCLC Number 16191150

The Death of Grass (aka No Blade of Grass) is a 1956 post-apocalyptic science fiction novel written by the English author John Christopher, the first in a series of post-apocalyptic novels written by him. It deals with the concept of a virus that kills off all forms of grass. The novel was written "in a matter of weeks" and liberated Christopher (a pen name for Samuel Youd) from his day job. It was retitled No Blade of Grass for the US edition as supposedly …

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