Book Excerpt

The Best Short Stories of J. G. Ballard

J. G. Ballard; Introduction by Anthony Burgess

Picador

J.G. Ballard is the author of numerous books, including Empire of the Sun, the underground classic Crash, and The Kindness of Women. He is revered as one of the most important writers of fiction to address the consequences of twentieth-century technology. His latest book is Super-Cannes. He died in 2009.