- ISBN 9780971092907 / 0971092907
- Title Escape from Paradise: From Third World to First
- Author John Harding
- Category Biography: General
- Format Paperback
- Year 2001
- Pages 442
- Publisher IDKPRESS
- Imprint IDKPress
- Language English
- Dimensions 151mm x 30mm x 232mm
Escape from Paradise is a current true adventure of a woman's escape from an arranged marriage. Set in Singapore, Brunei, Australia, England, and the United States, it involves Asia's famous Tiger Balm family, and a mysteriously wealthy family from Brunei.
John Harding was born in a small Fenland village in the Isle of Ely in 1951. He studied English at St. Catherine's College, Oxford, and worked as a newspaper reporter and magazine editor before becoming a freelance writer. Harding is the author of two previous novels, “What We Did on Our Holiday, ” which was shortlisted for the WH Smith New Talent Award, and the acclaimed “While the Sun Shines. ”He lives in Richmond upon Thames with his wife and two sons.