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    • Jurassic Park

    • A Novel
    • By: Michael Crichton
    • Narrated by: Scott Brick
    • Length: 15 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,527
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,374
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,367

    Audie Award, Science Fiction, 2016. 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.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Jurassic Park!

    • By kmcca5 on 20-05-15

    Regular price: £13.19

    • Dragon Teeth

    • By: Michael Crichton
    • Narrated by: Scott Brick, Sherri Crichton - Afterword
    • Length: 7 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 165
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 157
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 157

    The year is 1876. Warring Indian tribes still populate America's western territories, even as lawless gold-rush towns begin to mark the landscape. Against this backdrop two palaeontologists pillage the Wild West for dinosaur fossils while deceiving and sabotaging each other in a rivalry that will come to be known as the Bone Wars. Into this treacherous territory plunges William Johnson, a Yale student with more privilege than sense.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Pretty good

    • By MR on 24-07-17

    Regular price: £12.99

    • State of Fear

    • By: Michael Crichton
    • Narrated by: George Wilson
    • Length: 18 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 165
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 79
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 79

    Once again Michael Crichton gives us his trademark combination of page-turning suspense, cutting-edge technology, and extraordinary research. State of Fear is a superb blend of edge-of-your-seat suspense and thought provoking commentary on how information is manipulated in the modern world.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Fear Mongering

    • By Samuel on 11-02-07

    Regular price: £35.39

    • Prey

    • By: Michael Crichton
    • Narrated by: George Wilson
    • Length: 12 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 87
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 78
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 78

    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-sustaining and self-reproducing. It is intelligent and learns from experience. For all practical purposes, it is alive. It has been programmed as a predator. It is evolving swiftly, becoming more deadly with each passing hour. Every attempt to destroy it has failed. And we are the prey.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Just not 'there'

    • By Rscott39 on 21-03-16

    Regular price: £35.39

    • Congo

    • By: Michael Crichton
    • Narrated by: Julia Whelan
    • Length: 10 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 86
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 78
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 79

    Deep in the African rain forest, near the legendary ruins of the Lost City of Zinj, an expedition of eight American geologists are mysteriously and brutally killed in a matter of minutes. Ten thousand miles away, Karen Ross, the Congo Project Supervisor, watches a gruesome video transmission of the aftermath: a camp destroyed, tents crushed and torn, equipment scattered in the mud alongside dead bodies - all motionless except for one moving image - a grainy, dark, man-shaped blur.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Better than Jurassic Park!

    • By Colin on 21-10-15

    Regular price: £27.49

    • Sphere

    • By: Michael Crichton
    • Narrated by: Scott Brick
    • Length: 13 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 243
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 223
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 223

    A classic thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Michael Crichton, Sphere is a bravura demonstration of what he does better than anyone: riveting storytelling that combines frighteningly plausible, cutting-edge science and technology with pulse-pounding action and serious chills. The gripping story of a group of American scientists sent to the ocean floor to investigate an alien ship, only to confront a terrifying discovery that defies imagination,.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Buy Crichton a thesaurus!

    • By James on 25-02-16

    Regular price: £27.49

    • The Andromeda Strain

    • By: Michael Crichton
    • Narrated by: David Morse
    • Length: 8 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 513
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 481
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 483

    The United States government is given a warning by the preeminent biophysicists in the country: Current sterilization procedures applied to returning space probes may be inadequate to guarantee uncontaminated reentry to the atmosphere.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • An Opportunity Missed?

    • By Simon on 18-10-15

    Regular price: £18.39

    • The Lost World - Vergessene Welt

    • Jurassic Park 2
    • By: Michael Crichton
    • Narrated by: Oliver Rohrbeck
    • Length: 15 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 5

    Der junge kalifornische Paläontologe Levine ist von der Idee besessen, dass die Dinosaurier gar nicht ausgestorben sind. Und als aus Costa Rica das Auftauchen von ungewöhnlichen Echsen gemeldet wird, besteigt er sofort das nächste Flugzeug, um die Tiere vor Ort zu studieren. Noch ahnt er nicht, dass es sich bei diesen Sauriern nicht um Wesen aus der Kreidezeit handelt, sondern um Überbleibsel einer gezielten Genmanipulation.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliant sequel

    • By Woosy on 16-01-17

    Regular price: £21.69

    • Pirate Latitudes

    • By: Michael Crichton
    • Narrated by: John Bedford Lloyd
    • Length: 9 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 9

    The Caribbean, 1665. A remote colony of the English Crown, the island of Jamaica holds out against the vast supremacy of the Spanish empire. Port Royal, its capital, is a cutthroat town of taverns, grog shops, and bawdy houses. In this steamy climate there's a living to be made, a living that can end swiftly by disease - or by dagger. For Captain Charles Hunter, gold in Spanish hands is gold for the taking, and the law of the land rests with those ruthless enough to make it.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A fine novel finely read

    • By Isaac Williams on 26-01-19

    Regular price: £29.89

    • Travels

    • By: Michael Crichton
    • Narrated by: Christopher Lane
    • Length: 15 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 11

    Fueled by a powerful curiosity - and by a need to see, feel, and hear, firsthand and close-up - Michael Crichton's journeys have carried him into worlds diverse and compelling - swimming with mud sharks in Tahiti, tracking wild animals through the jungle of Rwanda. 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.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • an ok book

    • By Lara and dave on 26-02-17

    Regular price: £27.49

    • Micro

    • By: Michael Crichton, Richard Preston
    • Narrated by: John Bedford Lloyd
    • Length: 13 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 190
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 110
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 108

    An instant classic in the vein of Jurassic Park, this boundary-pushing novel has all the hallmarks of Michael Crichton’s greatest adventures with its combination of pulse-pounding thrills, cutting-edge technology, and extraordinary research.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Classic Crichton - engrossing & fast paced

    • By Suzy on 06-12-11

    Regular price: £14.49

    • The Great Train Robbery

    • By: Michael Crichton
    • Narrated by: Michael Kitchen
    • Length: 8 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 76
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 71
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 71

    In teeming Victorian London, where lavish wealth and appalling poverty live side by side, Edward Pierce charms the most prominent of the well-to-do as he cunningly orchestrates the crime of the century. Who would suspect that a gentleman of breeding could mastermind the daring theft of a fortune in gold? Who could predict the consequences of making the extraordinary robbery aboard the pride of England's industrial era, the mighty steam locomotive?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Entertaining and Informative

    • By Frankie on 07-11-16

    Regular price: £18.39

    • Timeline

    • Eine Reise in die Mitte der Zeit
    • By: Michael Crichton
    • Narrated by: Oliver Rohrbeck
    • Length: 17 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    An der idyllischen Dordogne in Frankreich liegt das Ausgrabungscamp des amerikanischen Geschichtsprofessors Edward Johnston...

    Regular price: £25.99

    • Rising Sun

    • A Novel
    • By: Michael Crichton
    • Narrated by: MacLeod Andrews
    • Length: 11 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 33

    A riveting thriller of corporate intrigue and cutthroat competition between American and Japanese business interests. On the forty-fifth floor of the Nakamoto tower in downtown Los Angeles - the new American headquarters of the immense Japanese conglomerate - a grand opening celebration is in full swing. On the forty-sixth floor, in an empty conference room, the corpse of a beautiful young woman is discovered.

    Regular price: £27.49

    • Beute (Prey)

    • By: Michael Crichton
    • Narrated by: Oliver Rohrbeck
    • Length: 12 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
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      0 out of 5 stars 0
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    Der Biotechnologe Jack steigt aus dem Helikopter, die flirrende Hitze nimmt ihm schier den Atem. Vor ihm liegt mitten in der Wüste von Nevada...

    Regular price: £21.69

    • Jurassic Park

    • Jurassic Park 1
    • By: Michael Crichton
    • Narrated by: Oliver Rohrbeck
    • Length: 16 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
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      0 out of 5 stars 0
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    Einem Team von Wissenschaftlern um den Milliardär John Hammond ist Sensationelles gelungen: Sie habe 15 Saurierarten neu gezüchtet...

    Regular price: £12.09

    • Airframe

    • By: Michael Crichton
    • Narrated by: Thomas Blom
    • Length: 11 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
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    Spaendingsroman om et amerikansk flyselskab, flysikkerhed i USA og mediernes behandling af ulykkestilfaelde. OM FORFATTEREN Michael Crichton er bl.a. manden bag "Jurassic Park" og "Truslen" fra det ukendte. Hans bøger har solgt over 100 millioner eksemplarer på verdensplan og er elsket af mange. Hans bøger beskaeftiger sig med alt fra global opvarming og medicinsk teknologi til kaosteori og terrorister.

    Regular price: £11.29

    • Eaters of the Dead

    • By: Michael Crichton
    • Narrated by: Simon Vance
    • Length: 5 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 88
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 81
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 82

    The year is A.D. 922. A refined Arab courtier, representative of the powerful Caliph of Baghdad, encounters a party of Viking warriors who are journeying to the barbaric North. He is appalled by their Viking customs - the wanton sexuality of their pale, angular women, their disregard for cleanliness...their cold-blooded human sacrifices. But it is not until they reach the depths of the Northland that the courtier learns the horrifying and inescapable truth.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Does Historical Documentation Make a Thriller?

    • By Simon on 22-06-18

    Regular price: £16.89

    • A Case of Need

    • A Novel
    • By: Michael Crichton, Jeffery Hudson
    • Narrated by: Nick Podehl
    • Length: 9 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 8

    When one doctor is accused of murder, it takes another to set him free. In the tightly knit world of Boston medicine, the Randall family reigns supreme. When heart surgeon J. D. Randall's teenage daughter dies during a botched abortion, the medical community threatens to explode. Was it malpractice? A violation of the Hippocratic Oath? Or was Karen Randall murdered in cold blood?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • catching

    • By Mr. Dg Thomas on 18-03-19

    Regular price: £18.39

    • Interview with Michael Crichton

    • By: Michael Crichton
    • Narrated by: Beth Anderson
    • Length: 19 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    Best-selling author Michael Crichton talks with Audible's publisher Beth Anderson about his latest book, State of Fear. In this interview, Crichton explains how he came to rethink common wisdom about global warming. In the three year process of writing and researching the book, Crichton witnessed firsthand how difficult it can be to unearth scientific truth in a heavily politicized atmosphere. He warns against fanaticism and explains why a healthy skepticism is imperative in these fearful times.

    Regular price: £0.00

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