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Prey - Michael Crichton
Prey
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In the Nevada desert, an experiment has gone horriblywrong. A cloud of nanoparticles -- micro-robots -- has escaped from the laboratory. This cloud is self-sustaining and self-reproducing. It is intelligent and learns from experience. For all practical purposes, it is alive.It has been programmed... show more
In the Nevada desert, an experiment has gone horriblywrong. A cloud of nanoparticles -- micro-robots -- has escaped from the laboratory. This cloud is self-sustaining and self-reproducing. It is intelligent and learns from experience. For all practical purposes, it is alive.It has been programmed as a predator. It is evolvingswiftly, becoming more deadly with each passing hour.Every attempt to destroy it has failed.And we are the prey.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780061015724 (0061015725)
Publisher: Avon
Pages no: 507
Edition language: English
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So many books, so little times
So many books, so little times rated it
2.0
I love Michael Chrichto (Juraissic Park) but Prey was poorly written and it kept me from loving it. I don't know whether this is because his writing has gone downhill or my standards have just changed.The premise is exciting enough (nano-robots gone rogue) but Chrichton keeps breaking the action to ...
Portable Magic
Portable Magic rated it
2.0 Prey ★★☆☆☆
I’m not knowledgeable about nanotechnology, so it wasn’t difficult to suspend disbelief regarding the science. I couldn’t overlook the enormous plot holes and badly written characters, though. I was curious enough to find out how the crisis resolved to finish the book, and I finished it fairly quick...
Cody's Bookshelf
Cody's Bookshelf rated it
4.0 PREY Review
Synopsis: In the Nevada desert, an experiment has gone horribly wrong. A cloud of nanoparticles -- micro-robots -- has escaped from the laboratory. This cloud is self-sustaining and self-reproducing. It is intelligent and learns from experience. For all practical purposes, it is alive. It has been p...
The Purple Book Monster
The Purple Book Monster rated it
5.0
It was an interesting read. It definitely caught my attention and kept it til the end.
ChelseaWriteNow
ChelseaWriteNow rated it
3.0 Prey
kinda slow to get going and then... is it wrong that i think there should have been more death?
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