Tag Archives: Michael Crichton

Book Review – Deep Storm – Lincoln Child

A doctor with naval experience is flown to an oil rig in the North Atlantic to deal with an illness. What he finds there is like nothing he has ever encountered before and it is getting worse. The plot is very similar to Michael Crichton’s Sphere, although on a larger …

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Book Review – The Third Twin – Ken Follett

A scientist looking for a link between identical twins and crime discovers twins born to different mothers, and finds herself in more danger than she could ever have expected. The Third Twin follows the usual pattern of Ken Follett‘s books, a strong, intelligent woman is the main character and as …

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Book Review – Hard Landing – Lynne Heitman

A new female manager of an airline at Logan airport has to deal with unions, threats, and many secrets. This book reminded me in part of Airframe by Michael Crichton (yes there is one book of his I liked) with unions running wild and airplanes being involved. It moves at …

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Book Review – The Devils Teardrop – Jeffery Deaver

From the Publisher New Year”s Eve, 1999. After an early morning machine-gun attack by a madman man called the Digger leaves dozens dead in the Washington, D.C. subway, the mayor”s office receives a message demanding twenty million dollars by midnight or more innocents will die. With the ransom note as …

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