Fishpond Gift Vouchers - Let them choose!

We won't be beaten by anyone. Guaranteed

Miracles of Life [Audio]


Product Description
Product Details

Promotional Information

/ Key title 'Miracles of Life' opens and closes in Shanghai, the city where J.G.Ballard was born, and where he spent the most of the Second World War interned with his family in a Japanese concentration camp. / The extraordinary life of an utterly brilliant writer -- 'Miracles of Life' is J.G Ballard's final, capitivating work which is as fascinating and as compelling as any of his previous fiction novels. / Huge serial deal expected for 'Miracles of Life' and guaranteed massive review and feature coverage across the board. (HB) / 'Kingdom Come' has already sold over 12,000 copies in hardback since publication and 'Millennium People' has sold over 31,000 copies in the UK alone. / 'Empire of the Sun' (HB), shortlisted for the Booker Prize, was made into a film by Steven Spielberg. 'Crash' was also later made into an equally controversial film by David Cronenberg.

About the Author

J.G. Ballard was born in 1930 in Shanghai, where his father was a businessman. After internment in a civilian prison camp, he and his family returned to England in 1946. He published his first novel, The Drowned World, in 1961. His 1984 bestseller `Empire of the Sun' won the Guardian Fiction Prize and the James Tait Black Memorial Prize, and was shortlisted for the Booker Prize. It was later filmed by Steven Spielberg. His most recent novel is `Kingdom Come', published in 2006.


`Beautifully read by Tim Pigott-Smith, this story breathes magic into pre-war Shanghai, and presents an awe-inspiring picture of the prison-camp fiction could compete with this faithful yet hallucinatory rendering of reality.' Scotsman

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
Look for similar items by category
Home » Books » Biography » General
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling Miracles of Life on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Item ships from and is sold by Fishpond World Ltd.
Back to top