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User Review  - JFBallenger - LibraryThing

If this book had no pretensions beyond fulfilling the expectations of the thriller genre, one could perhaps forgive it being filled with stiff, one-dimensional characters. As the heroes are chased ... Read full review

Review: State of Fear

User Review  - Evan - Goodreads

As a thriller, this books fails to achieve Cricthon's usual intensity. The plot is an obvious vehicle for the rhetoric, and full of predictable thriller-writer strategies. The premise--climate ... Read full review

Review: State of Fear

User Review  - Justin Mitchell - Goodreads

All right, all right, to explain: I only read this book because I heard that Crichton used it as a platform for a reactionary argument against global warming. So I was curious. And after reading it, I ... Read full review

Review: State of Fear

User Review  - Tippy Jackson - Goodreads

Alright, I've waited to review this book long enough. The fact is, I waited so long because I could never find enough hate filled words to accurately describe my opinion of this book. However I don't ... Read full review

Review: State of Fear

User Review  - tENTATIVELY, cONVENIENCE - Goodreads

This is propaganda written by an ultra-rich person. Utterly despicable. I just thought Crichton was mediocre until I read this. Now I think he's insidious. There're 2 basic thrusts: Global Warming is ... Read full review

Review: State of Fear

User Review  - Robert McDonald - Goodreads

I never expected to read this book. But my mom left a copy of Michael Crichton's book State of Fear at my house, and I found myself reading it. The book is an odd mix of fiction and pseudo-scientific ... Read full review

Review: State of Fear

User Review  - Nathan - Goodreads

State of Fear is centered around a plot by eco-terrorists to bring world attention to global warming by, you guessed it, blowing up half the world. Yes, the nonsensical plot that makes up the spine of ... Read full review

Review: State of Fear

User Review  - Kiersten - Goodreads

If you want to write an essay on your opinion of global warming, Mikey, do so. Don't disguise it as a novel when you've only got 10 pages of plot. Read full review

Review: State of Fear

User Review  - Patrick Mcginley - Goodreads

This is the worst book I have ever had the misfortune of wasting my time with. Not only are the politics deplorable (it's about a group of eco-terrorists who induce fake desasters to back up their ... Read full review


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