This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
The Narrator (William Masen) - This character had an encounter with a triffid which blinded him for several days prior to the meteor shower, and this saved him from permanent blindness. His work with triffids prepared him for the catastrophe in the novel.
Josella Playton - This character is known as being the creator of a sexy, sensational novel before the catastrophe, but proves to be practical, strong minded, strong willed, and independent, and determined to reject past superficiality.
Coker - This person has many aspects of personality which are deliberately...
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