Radiation has made it impossible to go outside for eight months of the year. There are rebels, however, who wish to reclaim the outdoors despite the penalties if caught. Violet is chief of the rebels and has an uncanny ability to catch glimpses of the future, but even she is unprepared for what happens when a little group visits the Undercliff.
THE FLOWER KING
On weekly visits to Mrs Pinder, the narrator learns the fascinating and tragic story of Pinny's old employer William Bowhays John, The Flower King.