Jurassic Park: A Novel
From the author of Timeline, Sphere, and Congo, this is the classic thriller of science run amok that took the world by storm. #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “Wonderful . . . powerful.”—The Washington Post Book World An astonishing technique for recovering and cloning dinosaur DNA has been... show more
From the author of Timeline, Sphere, and Congo, this is the classic thriller of science run amok that took the world by storm. #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “Wonderful . . . powerful.”—The Washington Post Book World An astonishing technique for recovering and cloning dinosaur DNA has been discovered. Now humankind’s most thrilling fantasies have come true. Creatures extinct for eons roam Jurassic Park with their awesome presence and profound mystery, and all the world can visit them—for a price. Until something goes wrong. . . . In Jurassic Park, Michael Crichton taps all his mesmerizing talent and scientific brilliance to create his most electrifying technothriller. “Frighteningly real . . . compelling . . . It’ll keep you riveted.”—The Detroit News “Crichton’s dinosaurs are genuinely frightening.”—Chicago Sun-Times “Full of suspense.”—The New York Times Book Review
Publish date: September 25th 2012
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Pages no: 448
Edition language: English
Streamed this off Audible. This edition is 15:10:10 exactly and narrated by Scott Brick. I love it. That's it. Scott Brick's voice is amazing and he maintains the individual voices of each character perfectly 99.9% of the time. (I can excuse that slip on Muldoon's dialogue in that one scene becaus...
Ah, Jurassic Park. It's a delight to revisit the novel for the first time in years. Hats off to Mr Crichton, who knew how to string together a taut thriller without making me spit over cliffhangers. There's little to choose from between book and movie - Spielberg's changes look to have been mostly d...
My first exposure to Jurassic Park was the first movie. After seeing that a bunch of times, I read the book. I remember liking both the movie and the book about the same, but for different reasons – the movie had great action scenes and amazing on-screen dinos (the part of me that wanted to be a pal...
Jurassic Park is the first in my Project Reread. 3 of 5 Battle Axes upon re-read Full Review Here Due to the Likes&Attributions bug still being rampant, I will be putting in a link to my full review over on Blogger. Once that bug is gone for a month then I'll go back to putting up my full revie...
BLUF: This book is exactly how you think it will be. Good, but dated.Plot: Eccentric Billionaire, John Hammond, owns a bioengineering firm which ventures into the re-creation of dinosaurs with the purpose of creating a zoo – the first of its’ kind. It’s not entertaining to have only omnivores; Hammo...