Michael Crichton - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 400 pages
This is a record of those travels—an exhilarating quest across the familiar and exotic frontiers of the outer world, a determined odyssey into the unfathomable, spiritual depths of the inner world.
Best Book - 2002
Copyright © 1981 by Robert Bly. Reprinted by permission of Harper & Row
Publishers, Inc. Portions of this work were originally published in Conde Nast
Traveler and Esquire. Vintage eISBN: 9780307816498 www.vintagebooks.com
Matt Haig - Fiction - 2007 - 336 pages
A ghost story with a twist-a suspenseful and poignantly funny update of Hamlet A triumph of originality and humor, this clever novel by British author Matt Haig gives us Hamlet redux with an unforgettable voice all his own.
Michael Crichton - Fiction - 2009 - 816 pages
Only Michael Crichton's unique ability to blend science fact and pulse-pounding fiction could bring such disparate elements to a heart-stopping conclusion. This is Michael Crichton's most wide-ranging thriller.
Michael Crichton, Richard Preston - Fiction - 2011 - 560 pages
Completed by visionary science writer Richard Preston, this boundary-pushing thriller melds scientific fact with pulse-pounding fiction to create yet another masterpiece of sophisticated, cutting-edge entertainment.
Michael Crichton - Fiction - 2001 - 431 pages
There are rumors that something has survived. . . . “Harrowing thrills . . . fast-paced and engaging.”—People “A very scary read.”—Entertainment Weekly “Action-packed.”—New York Daily News “An edge-of-the-seat tale ...
Michael Crichton - Fiction - 2012 - 304 pages
From the author of Jurassic Park, Timeline, and Sphere comes a captivating thriller about a deadly extraterrestrial microorganism, which threatens to annihilate human life.
Michael N. Fardis - Technology & Engineering - 2009 - 744 pages
Reflecting the historic first European seismic code, this professional book focuses on seismic design, assessment and retrofitting of concrete buildings, with thorough reference to, and application of, EN-Eurocode 8.
Bill Bryson - Travel - 2010 - 297 pages
An adventure, a comedy, and a celebration, A Walk in the Woods has become a modern classic of travel literature. From the Trade Paperback edition.
J. Maarten Troost - Travel - 2004 - 272 pages
He should have known better. The Sex Lives of Cannibals tells the hilarious story of what happens when Troost discovers that Tarawa is not the island paradise he dreamed of.
Bill Bryson - Travel - 2000 - 320 pages
Australia is an immense and fortunate land, and it has found in Bill Bryson its perfect guide. From the Trade Paperback edition.