Finished 2016. I did not love this book. I don't really like the whole lab-expirament-gone-wrong schtick. My mom gave it to me after she read it, so I had higher hopes for it than I should have. After I read it she admitted she did not like it either!

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-sustainin

In the end, science offers us the only way out of politics. And if we  allow science to become politicized, then we are lost. We will enter the  Internet version of the dark ages, an era of shifting fears and wild  prejudices, transmitted to people who don't know any better.    --Michael Crichton

Used a pseudonym to hide his extra curricular writing whilst at college.

Congo- Michael Crichton

Congo by Michael Crichton was a very good book which was turned into a not so good movie. Well worth the read.

Michael Crichton - Jurassic Park I

Interviews

Jurassic Park/The Lost World by Michael Crichton (Barnes & Noble Collectible Editions)

The Andromeda Strain - Michael Crichton 1969 - one of the first 'serious' books I read! And loved the original movie, too.

The Andromeda Strain - Michael Crichton 1969 - one of the first 'serious' books I read. And, loved the original movie, too!

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Jurassic Park - By Michael Crichton Book Cover Design by Chip Kidd

Have You Read ALL of Michael Crichton's Books?: 1987 - 'Sphere'

Michael Crichton's Books: Fast Paced, Cautionary, and Controversial

Michael Crichton wrote fast paced, often cautionary books.

The Lost World-	 It's hard to separate the movie with the book in my mind since I read the book so long ago but I love all the Jurassic Park books. I've always been fascinated with dinosaurs and I love jumping out of my seat when dinos jump out at you. The big cage scene with the pterydactyls in the third movie was actually in this book.

The Lost World by Michael Crichton 1995

Time Line, Michael Crichton

Michael Crichton's Books: Fast Paced, Cautionary, and Controversial

Timeline, Michael Crichton Loved the book and the movie wasn't bad either.

Michael Crichton... One of my favorite forwards ever.

the writing genius

Michael Crichton, The Lost World

Michael Crichton, The Lost World

The year is 1876. Warring Indian tribes still populate America’s western territories even as lawless gold-rush towns begin to mark the landscape. In much of the country it is still illegal to espouse evolution. Against this backdrop two monomaniacal paleontologists pillage the Wild West, hunting for dinosaur fossils, while surveilling, deceiving and sabotaging each other in a rivalry that will come to be known as the Bone Wars. (V)

Michael Crichton, the New York Times bestselling author of Jurassic Park, returns to the world of paleontology in this recently discovered novel--a thrilling adventure set in the Wild West during the golden age of fossil hunting.

Have You Read ALL of Michael Crichton's Books?: 1969 - 'The Andromeda Strain'

Michael Crichton's Books: Fast Paced, Cautionary, and Controversial

If you liked "Jurassic Park" then you may also like "Andromeda Strain". A crashed but lethally contaminated satellite, a whole town dead except for two people.see what happens on "The Andromeda Strain" by Michael Crichton.

12 books worth a read if you love Michael Crichton, including fast-paced, twisty, science-fiction thrillers.

13 Books to Read If You Love Michael Crichton

12 books worth a read if you love Michael Crichton, including fast-paced, twisty, science-fiction thrillers.

Dragon Teeth by Michael Crichton (May 2017)

Dinosaurs — and Michael Crichton — roar again in ‘Dragon Teeth’

“If you don’t know history, then you don’t know anything. You are a leaf that doesn’t know it is part of a tree.” -Michael Crichton

"If you don't know history, then you don't know anything. You are a leaf that doesn't know it is part of a tree." Michael Crichton ~ Share your family history and document it. Future generations will thank you.

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