Michael Crichton’s best-selling novel about a theme park filled with genetically engineered dinosaurs is brought to the screen in this blockbuster hit from director Steven Spielberg. Richard Attenborough stars as wealthy entrepreneur John Hammond, who has created Jurassic Park as a haven for scientists and nature lovers interested in seeing real live dinosaurs. However, when two people are killed by one of the creatures and others find their way out of confinement, it becomes clear that not all is right at Jurassic Park. Bryce Dallas Howard plays Hammond’s daughter Lex, Jeff Goldblum portrays mathematician Ian Malcolm, comedian Sam Neill takes on the role of paleontologist Alan Grant, and Ariana Richards is Hammond’s granddaughter Madison Webb.
For who is this book for ?
This book is for people who are interested in science fiction and fantasy.
- The book is very detailed and well written.
- The characters are believable and interesting.
- It’s suspenseful and keeps you on the edge of your seat.
- It is very long
- It can be difficult to follow at times
- The ending may seem rushed
Learn more about the author
Michael Crichton (1942-2008) was a Harvard-trained doctor and bestselling author who created the medical thriller genre with books such asand. He also wrote, which was made intofilms starring Jeff Goldblum, Richard Attenborough and Sam Neill; and which spawned three sequels.
“Michael Crichton’s best-selling novel about a theme park filled with genetically engineered dinosaurs is brought to the screen in this blockbuster hit from director Steven Spielberg.”
“the dinosaurs are beyond believable and the suspense is amazing. this book was so good that i read it in one day.”
“I can’t believe I read that book in 3rd grade!”
“Jurassic Park is one of my favorite books and I’m so happy that the movie was made according to the book. The plot, characters, and suspense are all brilliantly written.”