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J. G. Ballard - Author


J. G. Ballard was born in 1930 in Shanghai. After internment in a civilian prison camp, his family returned to England in 1946. His 1984 bestseller 'Empire of the Sun' won the Guardian Fiction Prize and the James Tait Black Memorial Prize. His controversial novel 'Crash' was made into a film by David Cronenberg. His autobiography 'Miracles of Life' was published in 2008, and a collection of interviews with the author, 'Extreme Metaphors', was published in 2012. J. G. Ballard passed away in 2009.

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High-Rise by J. G. Ballard
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J. G. Ballard
J. G. Ballard's compelling and unnerving tale of what happens when life in a luxury apartment building descends into chaos. Now a major motion picture adaptation starring Tom Hiddleston, Jeremy Irons and Sienna Miller. Click below to view to trailer.
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/03/2016

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