Sphere (Google eBook)

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Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, May 14, 2012 - Fiction - 384 pages
27 Reviews

From the author of Jurassic ParkTimeline, and Congo comes a psychological thriller about a group of scientists who investigate a spaceship discovered on the ocean floor.
 
In the middle of the South Pacific, a thousand feet below the surface, a huge vessel is unearthed. Rushed to the scene is a team of American scientists who descend together into the depths to investigate the astonishing discovery. What they find defies their imaginations and mocks their attempts at logical explanation. It is a spaceship, but apparently it is undamaged by its fall from the sky. And, most startling, it appears to be at least three hundred years old, containing a terrifying and destructive force that must be controlled at all costs.
 

  

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User Review  - Daniel Atwood - Goodreads

A great, easy, and thoroughly enjoying read. Sphere is exemplary of what Michael Crichton did best: infusing science with entertainment to create a thrilling page-turner. I would have to say that this ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jason Golomb - Goodreads

I can never forgive Michael Crichton. It happens again and again. His pace is unrelenting, his logic nearly flawless. His stories are invariably intense and suspenseful. I can never regain the sleep I ... Read full review

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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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