Category: Ballard, J.G.

Review: Concrete Island

There’s a narcissistic part of my brain that mulls the AMA questions I’ll answer when I’m a famous author. Which authors have most inspired/influenced you? Bradbury, Poe, Crichton—and now J.G. Ballard. I only read High-Rise because of Tom Hiddleston, but Ballard’s bizarre story obliterated…

Review: High-Rise

I’m posting out of order. I have┬áin-progress┬áreviews, but I’m coming off a book high and I’d rather blog about J.G. Ballard’s High-Rise. It’s a trippy, bizarre, downhill slide of a book with spurts of absurdist humor. I’m partial to weird books that are well-written…