Publish date: 2007
Publisher: Uitgeverij Luitingh
Pages no: 415
Edition language: Dutch
, Science Fiction Fantasy
, Science Fiction
, Mystery Thriller
It was a. ok book. I received it as a present and it was light reading. I thought the plot was not very complex.
1.5Next is a very well-researched book. And that’s the only good thing I can say about it.The characters were too many and too unmemorable; I forgot nearly all of them as soon as they were mentioned. The stuff on stem-cells and genes and biotechnology was excruciatingly boring. The story was over-ex...
DNFAbandon ship! A case of too many characters, scene changes and my growing boredom led to this sad state of affairs.
Most of the characters in this story were not very likable, so for that I would have given it a 2. However, Crichton's newspaper excerpts (oh, the wit!) and engaging subject matter were enough to raise it to maybe a 3.5. Most people, it seems, would probably not enjoy this book much, but I thought i...
Nobody can take complicated, completely non-understandable scientific jargon and make it seem easy better than Michael Crichton. This is a fantastic book on where the future of genetics and biotechnology may lead us....parrots with near human intelligence, apes that have human genes in them and can...
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