Jurassic Park : [novel]

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Ballantine Books, 1991 - Fiction - 399 pages
73 Reviews
An astonishing technique for recovering and cloning dinosaur DNA has been discovered. Creatures once extinct now roam Jurassic Park, soon-to-be opened as a theme park. Until something goes wrong...and science proves a dangerous toy....
" Wonderful...Powerful."
THE WASHINGTON POST BOOK WORLD
  

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At least he's writing juicy parts for women. - LibraryThing
I did feel that the ending was a bit weak and rushed. - LibraryThing
His pace is unrelenting, his logic nearly flawless. - LibraryThing
... not easy to follow the plot. - LibraryThing
The ending was mostly stupid, too - only Beth saved it. - LibraryThing
It really was a page turner. - LibraryThing

Review: Jurassic Park (Jurassic Park #1)

User Review  - Laci Swanson - Goodreads

I seriously laughed at my husband when he told me the book was better than the movie. Then I couldn't put it down. The movie, although great in it's own way, doesn't do justice to the book. Well ... 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
400
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About the author (1991)

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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