Jurassic Park: A Novel (Google eBook)

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Random House Publishing Group, May 14, 2012 - Fiction - 416 pages
76 Reviews
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
  

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Review: Jurassic Park (Jurassic Park #1)

User Review  - Samantha - Goodreads

I thought it was a great book, but I read it young, so I skipped the confusing parts where Malcom goes on and on about the chaos theory and blah blah blah. But it was wonderful, but I watched the ... Read full review

Review: Jurassic Park (Jurassic Park #1)

User Review  - David Kirschner - Goodreads

Awesome story. I've got to go watch the movie again, but I'm pretty sure they diverge at around the T-Rex Jeep attack. The "T-Rex bites Gennaro in half on the toilet" scene that sent me crying and ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
11
Section 2
23
Section 3
49
Section 4
52
Section 5
63
Section 6
69
Section 7
83
Section 8
111
Section 15
198
Section 16
218
Section 17
221
Section 18
228
Section 19
244
Section 20
260
Section 21
271
Section 22
288

Section 9
126
Section 10
134
Section 11
138
Section 12
144
Section 13
167
Section 14
181
Section 23
317
Section 24
345
Section 25
367
Section 26
380
Section 27
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About the author (2012)

Michael Crichton’s novels include The Andromeda Strain, The Great Train Robbery, Congo, Jurassic Park, Rising Sun, Disclosure, and The Lost World. He was as well the creator of the television series ER. Crichton died in 2008.

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