The War of the Worlds
The Martians are coming and it's time to run. This classic is well worth the read, although the setting is dated and it seems very unlikely we will be invaded by martians any time soon, if you can get past this lies the story of one man's struggle to survive invasion. The latest film saw a return to this form as the very personal journey of one man trying to survive against this impossible foe is something that turns out to be a heartfull experience.
sometime in school, doing my a levels, about 16, I think