Tag Archives: Michael Crichton

The Terminal Man
Michael Crichton

In this Crichton novel, the dinosaur is a man who has a near-fatal accident, the result of which are seizures. What kind of seizures, you might ask? Why, killing seizures, of course…

The Andromeda Strain
Michael Crichton

In this one, the dinosaur is a crazy virus the government’s cooking up that gets loose in an Arizona town and kills everyone…

Eaters of the Dead
Michael Crichton

Congo
Michael Crichton

Why, I wonder, can’t a research team peacefully enter the African jungle to obtain a mysterious diamond that will give its owners unspeakable power, obtain said diamond, and leave without incident…?

Rising Sun
Michael Crichton

Why do this? Why? Think how much time it takes to read a book. Think how many waffles you could prepare and consume in the time it’d take you to finish a four hundred page book…

Disclosure
Michael Crichton

Disclosure was made into a movie with Demi Moore, and unless Ashton Kutcher is really wasted (like 24/7), it’ll probably be better to watch the movie than read the book…