Jurassic Park

Jurassic Park Cover

Jurassic Park

By Michael Crichton

Ballantine Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780345538987, 448pp.

Publication Date: September 25, 2012

From the author of "Timeline, Sphere, "and" Congo, " this is the classic thriller of science run amok that took the world by storm.
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.

About the Author
MICHAEL CRICHTON has sold over 200 million books, which have been translated into thirty-six languages; thirteen of his books have been made into films. His novels include Next, State of Fear, Timeline, Jurassic Park and The Andromeda Strain. Also known as a filmmaker and the creator of the television show ER, he remains the only writer to have had the number one book, movie and TV show simultaneously. At the time of Crichton s death in 2008, he was well into the writing of Micro; Richard Preston was selected to complete the novel.