- Author: H. G. Wells
- Copyright: Public domain
- Published in: 1904
- Word count: 74,440 words (≈ about 5 hours)
Note: Two scientists devise a compound that produces enormous plants, animals — and humans! The chilling results are disastrous. The Food of the Gods is divided into three "books": "Book I: The Discovery of the Food"; "Book II: The Food in the Village"; and "Book III: The Harvest of the Food."