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  • A User's Guide to Millennium: Essays and Reviews

    By J.G. Ballard

    Our Price: $11.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780312144401
    • Publisher: Picador USA
    • Published: May 1996
    Among the subjects of these nonfiction writings are Dali and de Sade, Marilyn Monroe and Nancy Reagan, atomic bombs and highways, sex and science fiction. The pieces - more than ninety in all - written between 1963 and 1995 - exhibit the same sharp vision and sharper prose that has distinguished all of the author's sci-fi/surreal fiction. 304p.
  • Conversations

    By J.G. Ballard

    Our Price: $19.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781889307138
    • Publisher: RESEARCH BOOKS INC
    • Published: September 2005
    A highly sought cultural commentator, J. G. Ballard has provided thoughtful remarks on the state of the world for decades. J.G. Ballard Conversations brings together several of Ballard's latest interviews and gives readers penetrating insight into the mind of one of the freshest thinkers at work today. Covering topics such at the 9/11 terrorist attacks, the evolution of sexual relationships, and our strange, immersive celebrity culture, this book is a fount of provocative takes on the things that matter. Rounded out with rare photographs of Ballard and supplemental resources, J.G. Ballard Conversations is a necessary item for anyone interested in the modern world.
  • Crash

    By J.G. Ballard

    Our Price: $17.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780312420338
    • Publisher: Picador
    • Published: October 2001
    In this hallucinatory novel, the car provides the hellish tableau in which Vaughan, a 'TV scientist' turned 'nightmare angel of the highways,' experiments with erotic atrocities among auto crash victims, each more sinister than the last. James Ballard, his friend and fellow obsessive, tells the story of this twisted visionary as he careens rapidly toward his own demise in an intentionally orchestrated car crash with Elizabeth Taylor. Made into a major motion picture directed by David Conenberg, starring James Spader and Holly Hunter. 224p.
  • Hello America

    By J.G. Ballard

    Our Price: $15.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780871404183
    • Publisher: Liveright
    • Published: May 2013
    "This fable lifts a great freight of ideas effortlessly…The story of an expedition driven on by wishes of possession and power but guided internally by myths of America whose sources lie in the late 20th century." —Guardian
  • High-Rise

    By J.G. Ballard

    Our Price: $8.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780586044568
    • Publisher: HUNTER PUBLISHING INC
    • Published: January 1998
    From the author of the Sunday Times bestseller Cocaine Nights comes an unnerving tale of life in a modern tower block running out of control.
  • Super-Cannes: A Novel

    By J.G. Ballard

    Our Price: $25.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780312306090
    • Publisher: Picador
    • Published: October 2002
    In his twenty-sixth book, Ballard, the 'connoisseur of the bizarre' ('Cocaine Nights,' 'The Atrocity Exhibition,', etc.) turns his sci-surreal attentions to the globalized corporate elite: the world at Eden-Olypmpia, the executives' villa complex of a manicured paradise of multinational conglomerate HQs under the management of a sinister psychiatrist. When a doctor at the clinic goes on a suicidal shooting spree, his replacement, Dr. Jane Sinclair, and her husband, Paul, through a maze of events and circumstance, uncover the dangerous psychological vents that maintain Eden-Olympia's smoothly operating surface. 392p. Pap.
  • The Drowned World: A Novel (50th Anniversary)

    By J.G. Ballard

    Our Price: $15.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780871403629
    • Publisher: Liveright
    • Published: May 2013
    Sometime in the near future, in a world overgrown by jungle and threatened by steadily rising temperatures and seas, a diminished humankind stuggles to hold its own against proliferating plant and reptile life.
  • The Unlimited Dream Company

    By J.G. Ballard

    Our Price: $15.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780871404190
    • Publisher: Liveright
    • Published: May 2013
    "A remarkable piece of invention, a flight from the world of the familiar and the real into the exotic universe of dream and desire." —New York Times Book Review

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