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Best Crichton Books That Will Hook You

While there are many courses and tutorials online, learning from a book is still one of the best ways to greatly improve your skills. Below I have selected top Crichton books.

1. Grave Descend (2013)

 Best Crichton Books That Will Hook YouDiver James McGregor is used to exploring sunken ships. But there’s something strange about the wreck of the Grave Descend. No one aboard tells quite the same story about what happened. Then there’s the mysterious cargo they were carrying…In one of the most beautiful places on Earth, a sinister plot is about to unfold.  And if McGregor’s not careful, he may find himself in over his head. #99,201 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #11116 in Suspense Thrillers #981 in Hard-Boiled Mystery #5052 in Murder Thrillers Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Michael Crichton, John Lange

2. A Case of Need: A Suspense Thriller (2003)

 Best Crichton Books That Will Hook YouThe author of cutting-edge bestsellers like Jurassic Park and The Andromeda Strain, Michael Crichton captivated millions of fans by skillfully blending medical and scientific fact with pulse-pounding fiction. Written shortly after Crichton completed his medical internship, A Case of Need depicts the ever-building pressure and pace of a large Boston medical center. Tensions flare—and explode—when a surgical operation tragically ends in death, raising countless questions. Was it accidental malpractice? A violation of the Hippocratic oath? Or cold-blooded murder?   Supplemented with the author’s fascinating…
Author(s): Michael Crichton

3. Airframe: A Novel (2008)

 Best Crichton Books That Will Hook YouThree passengers are dead. Fifty-six are injured. The interior cabin virtually destroyed. But the pilot manages to land the plane. . . . At a moment when the issue of safety and death in the skies is paramount in the public mind, a lethal midair disaster aboard a commercial twin-jet airliner bound from Hong Kong to Denver triggers a pressured and frantic investigation. AIRFRAME is nonstop reading: the extraordinary mixture of super suspense and authentic information on a subject of compelling interest that has been a Crichton landmark since The Andromeda Strain.From the Hardcover edition. #9,383,845 in Books (See…
Author(s): Michael Crichton

4. Dragon Teeth: A Novel (2017)

 Best Crichton Books That Will Hook YouNot since Jurassic Park has digging up the past been so dangerousThe legendary #1 New York Times bestselling author of Jurassic Park returns to the world of paleontology in this recently discovered novel. . . .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.Into this treacherous territory plunges William Johnson, a student who has joined world-renowned paleontologist Othniel Charles…
Author(s): Michael Crichton

5. Pirate Latitudes (2009)

 Best Crichton Books That Will Hook You“Crichton’s ultimate adventure.”—San Francisco Chronicle “Pirates Latitudes has the loot: Gore, sex, action….A lusty, rollicking 17th century adventure.”—USA Today “Riveting….Great entertainment….The pages and minutes fly by.”—Cleveland Plain Dealer #1 New York Times bestselling author, the incomparable Michael Crichton (“One of the great storytellers of our age” —Newsday) takes to the high Caribbean seas for an irresistible adventure of swashbuckling pirates, lost…
Author(s): Michael Crichton

6. Easy Go (Hard Case Crime) (2013)

 Best Crichton Books That Will Hook YouBeneath the sands of the Egyptian desert lies treasure beyond imagining. And when a professor of archaeology finds clues to the location of a Pharaoh’s lost tomb in ancient hieroglyphs, he hatches a plan to find the burial site – and plunder it. But can a five-man team of smugglers and thieves uncover what the centuries have hidden? And even if they find it, can they escape with it…and with their lives? #683,221 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #37130 in Suspense Thrillers #4520 in Hard-Boiled Mystery #15708 in Murder Thrillers Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Michael Crichton, John Lange

7. Rising Sun (2008)

 Best Crichton Books That Will Hook YouProlific author, Michael Crichton here writes a novel involving the Japanese culture but in the U.S. Rising Sun exposes the raw nerves of economic distress. Japanese make no bones that business is war. However, more than this is an intricate mystery. It’s started by a murdered body of a young woman in an empty board room on the 46th floor of Nakamoto Tower. #8,461,550 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #15553 in TV, Movie & Game Tie-In Fiction #31599 in Psychological Thrillers (Books) #43890 in Police Procedurals (Books) Would you like to ?If you are a seller…
Author(s): Michael Crichton

8. The Andromeda Strain (2017)

 Best Crichton Books That Will Hook YouA military space probe, sent to collect extraterrestrial organisms from the upper atmosphere, is knocked out of orbit and falls to Earth. Twelve miles from the crash site, an inexplicable and deadly phenomenon terrorizes the residents of a sleepy desert town in Arizona, leaving only two survivors: an elderly addict and a newborn infant. The United States government is forced to mobilize Project Wildfire, a top-secret emergency response protocol. Four of the nation’s most elite biophysicists are summoned to a clandestine underground laboratory located five stories beneath the desert and fitted with an automated atomic…
Author(s): Michael Crichton

9. Drug of Choice (Hard Case Crime) (2013)

 Best Crichton Books That Will Hook YouOn a secret island in the Caribbean, bioengineers have devised a vacation resort like no other, promising the ultimate escape. But when Dr. Roger Clark investigates, he discovers the dark secret of Eden Island and of Advance Biosystems, the shadowy corporation underwriting it… #604,954 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #34562 in Suspense Thrillers #4135 in Hard-Boiled Mystery #14683 in Murder Thrillers Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Michael Crichton, John Lange

Best Crichton Books That Will Hook You

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some crichton books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

Mother Is a Verb: An Unconventional History

Author(s): Sarah Knott
Publisher: Sarah Crichton Books, Year: 2019, Size: 1 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2347121

Biological inorganic chemistry: a new introduction to molecular structure and function

Author(s): Crichton, Robert R
Publisher: Elsevier,Academic Press, Year: 2019, Size: 16 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2358122

Unexampled Courage: The Blinding of Sgt. Isaac Woodard and the Awakening of President Harry S. Truman and Judge J. Waties Waring

Author(s): Richard Gergel
Publisher: Sarah Crichton Books, Year: 20189, Size: 22 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2320026

Designing a Sustainable Financial System: Development Goals and Socio-Ecological Responsibility

Author(s): Thomas Walker,Stéfanie D. Kibsey,Rohan Crichton (eds.)
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan, Year: 2018, Size: 6 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2179484

Metal chelation in medicine

Author(s): Robert R Crichton, Roberta J Ward, Robert C Hider, C David Garner, Robert Crichton, Philip Blower, Robert Hider, Peter Nielsen, John Porter, Roberta Ward, Rebecca Abergel, Roland Fischer
Publisher: Royal Society of Chemistry, Year: 2017, Size: 11 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1606649

Exploring Discourse in Context and in Action

Author(s): Christopher N. Candlin, Jonathan Crichton, Stephen H. Moore
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK, Year: 2017, Size: 4 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1701124

Pandemic: Tracking Contagions, from Cholera to Ebola and Beyond

Author(s): Sonia Shah
Publisher: Sarah Crichton Books, Year: 2016, Size: 3 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 1450662

Please note that this booklist is not absolute. Some books are really chart-busters according to The Wall Street Journal, others are drafted by unknown authors. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant links you could recommend? Leave a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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