The Day of Forever

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The Day of Forever
First edition
AuthorJ. G. Ballard
CountryUnited Kingdom
GenreScience fiction
Publication date
Media typePrint (paperback)
Pages141 pp

The Day of Forever is a collection of science fiction short stories by British writer J. G. Ballard.


The Day of Forever contains the following stories:

  • "The Day of Forever"
  • "Prisoner of the Coral Deep"
  • "Tomorrow is a Million Years"
  • "The Man on the 99th Floor"
  • "The Waiting Grounds"
  • "The Last World of Mr Goddard"
  • "The Gentle Assassin"
  • "The Sudden Afternoon"
  • "The Insane Ones"
  • "The Assassination of John Fitzgerald Kennedy Considered as a Downhill Motor Race"

Cultural references[edit]

Grant Morrison has stated that the hero of the title story was the major inspiration for the character of Gideon Stargrave.[1]


  • Tuck, Donald H. (1974). The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction and Fantasy. Chicago: Advent. p. 28. ISBN 0-911682-20-1.

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