The Michael Crichton Collection: Airframe, the Lost World, and Timeline (Abridged / Compact Disc)

By Michael Crichton, Blair Brown (Read by), Anthony Heald (Read by)
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Airframe"
"Three passengers are dead. Fifty-six are injured. The interior cabin is virtually destroyed but the pilot manages to land the plane... "Airframe "combines a realistic situation with heart-pounding suspense to keep the listener captivated until the very last word.
The Lost World"
"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, the island indefinitely closed to the public.
There are rumors that something has survived. . . .
Timeline"
"In a world of unforeseen technological advances, a group of historians finds its way to the medieval past. The journey, while ground-breaking, carries the listener also into a realm of unexpected suspense and terror, twisting our most basic ideas of reality.

About the Author


Michael Crichton (1942 2008) was a writer and filmmaker best known as the author of Jurassic Park and the creator of the TV series ER. Crichton sold more than 200 million books, becoming one of the most popular writers in the world. His novels have been translated into thirty-eight languages, and thirteen have been made into films. While studying at Harvard Medical School, Crichton wrote novels under the pseudonyms John Lange, Jeffery Hudson, and Michael Douglas (with brother Douglas Crichton). He published ten books under these names, including A Case of Need, which won the Edgar Award for Best Mystery in 1969. In contrast to the carefully researched techno-thrillers that ultimately brought him to fame, the Lange and Hudson books are high-octane novels of suspense and action. Written with remarkable speed and gusto, these novels provided Crichton with both the means to graduate at the top of his class and the freedom to remain anonymous in case his writing career ended before he obtained his medical degree.

Blair Brown, a veteran of the New York theater, received 5 Emmy(R) nominations for her starring role in The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd.

Anthony Heald, an Audie Award winning narrator, has earned Tony nominations and an Obie Award for his theater work; appeared in television s Law & Order, The X-Files, Miami Vice, and Boston Public; and starred as Dr. Frederick Chilton in the 1991 Oscar-winning film The Silence of the Lambs. He lives in Ashland, Oregon, with his family.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780739340332
ISBN-10: 0739340336
Abridged: Yes
Publisher: Random House Audio Publishing Group
Publication Date: August 29th, 2006
Language: English