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    Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton

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. . . .

Year: 1990
Genre: Action & Adventure SFPaleontologyTechnological Thriller

    The Lost World by Michael Crichton

It is now six years since the secret disaster at Jurassic Park, six years since the extraordinary dream of science and imagination came to a crashing end--the dinosaurs destroyed, the park dismantled, and the island indefinitely closed to the public. There are rumors that something has survived. . . .

Year: 1995
Genre: Action & Adventure SFPaleontology

    The Bone Bed by Patricia Cornwell

A woman has vanished while digging a dinosaur bone bed in the remote wilderness of Canada. Somehow, the only evidence has made its way to the inbox of Chief Medical Examiner Kay Scarpetta, over two thousand miles away in Boston. She has no idea why.

Year: 2012
Genre: Forensic SciencePaleontology

    Dragon Teeth by Michael Crichton

The year is 1876. Warring Indian tribes still populate America's western territories, even as lawless gold-rush towns begin to mark the landscape, and two monomaniacal paleontologists pillage the Wild West, hunting for dinosaur fossils while surveilling, deceiving, and sabotaging each other.

Year: 2017
Genre: PaleontologyWesterns




Want ItGot ItRead ItYearTitle

1990Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton Action & Adventure SF, Paleontology, Technological Thriller
1995The Lost World by Michael Crichton Action & Adventure SF, Paleontology
2012The Bone Bed by Patricia Cornwell Paleontology, Forensic Science, Kay Scarpetta
2017Dragon Teeth by Michael Crichton Paleontology, Westerns





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