A summary of John Wyndham’s novel “The Chrysalids” is available on WikiSummaries.com. The listing provides a general overview of the book. Locations are explained, and each chapter is further summarized.
Various types of summaries are also available on eNotes.com, Wikipedia.com and GradeSaver.com. ENotes.com provides a summary and critical survey of “The Chrysalids.” This entry provides insight into the overarching theme of the book. The Wikipedia.com posting offers a plot summary, character description and some geographical allusions. GradeSaver.com gives a chapter-by-chapter summary and character descriptions. It also goes deeper by providing background information, which sometimes reveals inspiration for the author, when available.