Michael Crichton

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Miami New Times
FDA Reviewing Genetically Modified Mosquitoes for Potential Release in Key Westhub of controversial experiment. On the surface, the whole scenario sounds lik
FDA Reviewing Genetically Modified Mosquitoes for Potential Release in Key West
Miami New Times / Posted yesterday
hub of controversial experiment. On the surface, the whole scenario sounds like something from the opening chapter of a Michael Crichton novel. Oxitec, the British biotech firm, has genetically modified a single species of mosquitoes so that... Read more
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/Film
Check Out Some New Westworld ImagesAfter a delay and some production issues, Jonathan Nolan, J.J. Abrams, and Lisa
Check Out Some New Westworld Images
/Film / Posted 6 days ago
After a delay and some production issues, Jonathan Nolan, J.J. Abrams, and Lisa Joy‘s reimagining of Michael Crichton‘s 1973 film Westworld is finally coming to HBO. The show was originally scheduled to arrive in 2015, but Nolan and all involved were... Read more
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Daily Mail
HBO releases new Westworld photosjust-released shots for Westworld, the upcoming HBO series that's been slowed b
HBO releases new Westworld photos
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
just-released shots for Westworld, the upcoming HBO series that's been slowed by a series of production problems Based on Michael Crichton's 1973 film, that starred Yul Brynner, the HBO series boasts a banner cast led by Anthony Hopkins, Ed... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Fort Morgan area has history of connections to celebritiesdo the basic job themselves. So they pitched in ... and did the slogging back-b
Fort Morgan area has history of connections to celebrities
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 8 days ago
do the basic job themselves. So they pitched in ... and did the slogging back-breaking work that had to be done." Author Michael Crichton's first few years were spent living in Fort Morgan. He is pictured here in 1946. (Fort Morgan Museum... Read more
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Box Office Prophets
Westworldinhabit most of the internet. Still, one was indeed reminiscent of the other,
Westworld
Box Office Prophets / Posted 10 days ago
inhabit most of the internet. Still, one was indeed reminiscent of the other, and it would be far from the only time that Michael Crichton would serve as someone’s inspiration. What do I mean by that? Here’s a test. When I die, I have no idea... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
JK Rowling Rips Wand-Shop Owner for ‘Harry Potter’ Fan BanPark" (1993) Celebrating its 20th anniversary with a 3D release, the flick made
JK Rowling Rips Wand-Shop Owner for ‘Harry Potter’ Fan Ban
Houston Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
Park" (1993) Celebrating its 20th anniversary with a 3D release, the flick made $402 million on its initial release. Michael Crichton, author of the novel, had his hands on the screenplay as well. "Spider-Man" (2002) Sony's Marvel Comics... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
JK Rowling Rips Wand-Shop Owner for ‘Harry Potter’ Fan BanPark" (1993) Celebrating its 20th anniversary with a 3D release, the flick made
JK Rowling Rips Wand-Shop Owner for ‘Harry Potter’ Fan Ban
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
Park" (1993) Celebrating its 20th anniversary with a 3D release, the flick made $402 million on its initial release. Michael Crichton, author of the novel, had his hands on the screenplay as well. "Spider-Man" (2002) Sony's Marvel Comics... Read more
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The Mercury News
Michael Crichton's newly discovered complete manuscript to be published nearly a decade after his deathmost famous female spy. Also in the works, but coming much later, is a recently
Michael Crichton's newly discovered complete manuscript to be published nearly a decade after his death
The Mercury News / Posted 16 days ago
most famous female spy. Also in the works, but coming much later, is a recently rediscovered unpublished novel by the late Michael Crichton, author of "Jurassic Park." Renowned civil liberties lawyer Alan Dershowitz, former professor of law at... Read more
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The Columbian
Newly discovered Crichton book comingNEW YORK — A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discove
Newly discovered Crichton book coming
The Columbian / Posted 20 days ago
NEW YORK — A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his widow, is coming out next year. HarperCollins Publishers told The Associated Press on Thursday that “Dragon Teeth” is scheduled for May 2017. According to... Read more
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Wired News
Why We Shouldn’t Go to Mars: We Might Decimate the Martianswhen the space age was brand-new, the specter of interplanetary contagion ran h
Why We Shouldn’t Go to Mars: We Might Decimate the Martians
Wired News / Posted 20 days ago
when the space age was brand-new, the specter of interplanetary contagion ran high in the public imagination. In 1969, Michael Crichton published The Andromeda Strain, his novel about an extraterrestrial microbe that drops to earth on a... Read more
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The Young Witness
Top 20 most essential alien-invasion movieswritten and directed by M. Night Shyamalan,. Photo: Touchstone Pictures. #15 T
Top 20 most essential alien-invasion movies
The Young Witness / Posted 23 days ago
written and directed by M. Night Shyamalan,. Photo: Touchstone Pictures. #15 The Andromeda Strain (1971) – Based on the Michael Crichton bestseller and with effects from Douglas Trumbull (2001: A Space Odyssey, Close Encounters of the Third... Read more
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Mashable
This book is the fastest sci-fi thriller you'll ever readYou know the problem with most Michael Crichton-style, high-tech, science-ficti
This book is the fastest sci-fi thriller you'll ever read
Mashable / Posted 23 days ago
You know the problem with most Michael Crichton-style, high-tech, science-fiction thrillers? Too many damn words. Too many long sentences. Too many long paragraphs. These are supposed to be novels for your nightstand, guilty pleasures to reward... Read more
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Breitbart
HBO Defends Robot Rape and Sexual Violence in ‘Westworld’about a futuristic, android-filled theme park in humans can indulge their every
HBO Defends Robot Rape and Sexual Violence in ‘Westworld’
Breitbart / Posted 27 days ago
about a futuristic, android-filled theme park in humans can indulge their every desire, based on the book and movie by Michael Crichton — features a scene in which a female robot (played by Evan Rachel Wood) is dragged off to be raped... Read more
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USA Today
'Dark Matter' delves into fate, family and alternate realitiesscience and humanity to move its story along, though it’s probably a little tec
'Dark Matter' delves into fate, family and alternate realities
USA Today / Posted 27 days ago
science and humanity to move its story along, though it’s probably a little technobabbly for anybody who isn’t a hardcore Michael Crichton fan. Some of the science seems a bit too convenient in certain parts, as Jason navigates a corridor of... Read more
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International Business Times
Michael Crichton novel based on 19th century feud to be published 9 years after his death The widow of the author Michael Crichton has discovered a novel by her late hus
Michael Crichton novel based on 19th century feud to be published 9 years after his death
International Business Times / Posted 27 days ago
The widow of the author Michael Crichton has discovered a novel by her late husband detailing the intense rivalry between two 19th century palaeontologists resulting in fraud, bribery, rock fights, and the enduring popularity of dinosaur-related... Read more
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Business Wire
National Geographic Channel Orders Drama Script for Global Limited Series Based on Michael Crichton’s Soon-Be-Published Manuscript, Dragon TeethAmblin Television, Sony Pictures Television and CrichtonSun for a global limite
National Geographic Channel Orders Drama Script for Global Limited Series Based on Michael Crichton’s Soon-Be-Published Manuscript, Dragon Teeth
Business Wire / Posted 28 days ago
Amblin Television, Sony Pictures Television and CrichtonSun for a global limited series based on the soon-to-be-published Michael Crichton manuscript, Dragon Teeth. Crichton wrote the novel during his most prolific years as a writer and filmmaker.... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Michael Crichton’s ‘Dragon Teeth’ to Be Adapted as Limited Series by Nat GeoLost Michael Crichton manuscript “Dragon Teeth” has already been picked up for
Michael Crichton’s ‘Dragon Teeth’ to Be Adapted as Limited Series by Nat Geo
Houston Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
Lost Michael Crichton manuscript “Dragon Teeth” has already been picked up for adaptation, and will become a miniseries on National Geographic channel, the cable network announced Saturday during their panel at the Television Critics’ Association’s... Read more
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Variety
Nat Geo Acquires Climate Change Pic from Leonardo DiCaprio, Partners with Katie Couric on Gender DocAmblin Television, Sony Pictures Television and CrichtonSun for a global limite
Nat Geo Acquires Climate Change Pic from Leonardo DiCaprio, Partners with Katie Couric on Gender Doc
Variety / Posted 28 days ago
Amblin Television, Sony Pictures Television and CrichtonSun for a global limited series based on the soon-to-be-published Michael Crichton manuscript, “Dragon Teeth.” Crichton wrote the novel during his most prolific years as a writer and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Michael Crichton’s ‘Dragon Teeth’ to Be Adapted as Limited Series by Nat GeoLost Michael Crichton manuscript “Dragon Teeth” has already been picked up for
Michael Crichton’s ‘Dragon Teeth’ to Be Adapted as Limited Series by Nat Geo
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 28 days ago
Lost Michael Crichton manuscript “Dragon Teeth” has already been picked up for adaptation, and will become a miniseries on National Geographic channel, the cable network announced Saturday during their panel at the Television Critics’ Association’s... Read more
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/Film
The HBO Westworld Remake Allowed Jonah Nolan to Do Something Christopher Nolan Never Let Him DoHopkins, Evan Rachel Wood, James Marsden, Thandie Newton and Ed Harris. We sat
The HBO Westworld Remake Allowed Jonah Nolan to Do Something Christopher Nolan Never Let Him Do
/Film / Posted 28 days ago
Hopkins, Evan Rachel Wood, James Marsden, Thandie Newton and Ed Harris. We sat down to discuss the show based on the Michael Crichton novel of the same name from 1973 with Jonah Nolan where he revealed the one thing he was allowed to do on... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
‘Westworld’ Producer Defends Explicit Sex, Rape Scenescrime and exploring the torment of these characters.” “Westworld,” an adaptati
‘Westworld’ Producer Defends Explicit Sex, Rape Scenes
Houston Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
crime and exploring the torment of these characters.” “Westworld,” an adaptation of the 1973 movie from the late novelist Michael Crichton, has already landed in controversy for its handling of sex scenes. Extras on the HBO production signed... Read more
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Variety
‘Westworld’ EP Defends Portrayal of Sexual Violence: It’s ‘Part of Human Nature’felt like they wanted us to have as much time as we need.” “Westworld” is adap
‘Westworld’ EP Defends Portrayal of Sexual Violence: It’s ‘Part of Human Nature’
Variety / Posted 28 days ago
felt like they wanted us to have as much time as we need.” “Westworld” is adapted from the original 1973 film directed by Michael Crichton and starring Yul Brynner. “Crichton is such a genius that he was able to predict the far flung events,” Joy... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
‘Westworld’ Producer Defends Explicit Sex, Rape Scenesexploring the crime and exploring the torment of these characters.” “Westworld
‘Westworld’ Producer Defends Explicit Sex, Rape Scenes
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 28 days ago
exploring the crime and exploring the torment of these characters.” “Westworld,” an adaptation of the 1973 movie from Michael Crichton, has already landed in controversy for its handling of sex scenes. Extras on the production signed... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Bill Maher’s ‘Real Time’ Renewed by HBO Through 2018Oct. 2, the latter two will debut one week later. “Westworld,” inspired by the
Bill Maher’s ‘Real Time’ Renewed by HBO Through 2018
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 28 days ago
Oct. 2, the latter two will debut one week later. “Westworld,” inspired by the 1973 film of the same title written by Michael Crichton, is about a futuristic theme park populated by artificial beings. The HBO version stars Ben Barns, Anthony... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Bill Maher’s ‘Real Time’ Renewed by HBO Through 2018Oct. 2, the latter two will debut one week later. “Westworld,” inspired by the
Bill Maher’s ‘Real Time’ Renewed by HBO Through 2018
Houston Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
Oct. 2, the latter two will debut one week later. “Westworld,” inspired by the 1973 film of the same title written by Michael Crichton, is about a futuristic theme park populated by artificial beings. The HBO version stars Ben Barns, Anthony... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
New novel fromNEW YORK (AP) -- A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently d
New novel from
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 29 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his widow, is coming out next year. HarperCollins Publishers told The Associated Press on Thursday that ``Dragon Teeth'' is scheduled for May 2017. According... Read more
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Northwest Herald
New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017with Professor Edwin H. Colbert, curator of vertebrate paleontology at the Amer
New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017
Northwest Herald / Posted 30 days ago
with Professor Edwin H. Colbert, curator of vertebrate paleontology at the American Museum of Natural History. Michael Crichton, known for such blockbusters as "Jurassic Park" and "Rising Sun," died in 2008 at age 66. The following... Read more
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The Verge
Get ready for a new dinosaur novel from Michael CrichtonWhen Michael Crichton passed away in 2008, he left behind a massive collection
Get ready for a new dinosaur novel from Michael Crichton
The Verge / Posted 30 days ago
When Michael Crichton passed away in 2008, he left behind a massive collection of papers: outlines, notes, and several incomplete novels. In the years since his death, Crichton’s widow Sherri has been combing through those files, and recently... Read more
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Weekly Times
New Michael Crichton novel due in 2017A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his
New Michael Crichton novel due in 2017
Weekly Times / Posted 30 days ago
A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his widow, is coming out next year. HarperCollins Publishers told The Associated Press on Thursday Dragon Teeth was scheduled for May 2017. According to HarperCollins, the... Read more
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Herald Sun
New Michael Crichton novel due in 2017A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his
New Michael Crichton novel due in 2017
Herald Sun / Posted 30 days ago
A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his widow, is coming out next year. HarperCollins Publishers told The Associated Press on Thursday Dragon Teeth was scheduled for May 2017. According to HarperCollins, the... Read more
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News.com.au
New Michael Crichton novel due in 2017A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his
New Michael Crichton novel due in 2017
News.com.au / Posted 30 days ago
A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his widow, is coming out next year. HarperCollins Publishers told The Associated Press on Thursday Dragon Teeth was scheduled for May 2017. According to HarperCollins, the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Recently Discovered Michael Crichton Novel Coming in 2017HarperCollins has acquired the rights to a completed manuscript from late “Jura
Recently Discovered Michael Crichton Novel Coming in 2017
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 30 days ago
HarperCollins has acquired the rights to a completed manuscript from late “Jurassic Park” author Michael Crichton. A brand new novel titled “Dragon Teeth” has been unearthed from the beloved action writer’s archive, and the publisher will release... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017NEW YORK | A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discove
New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 30 days ago
NEW YORK | A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his widow, is coming out next year. HarperCollins Publishers told The Associated Press on Thursday that "Dragon Teeth" is scheduled for May 2017. According to... Read more
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Perth Now
New Michael Crichton novel due in 2017A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his
New Michael Crichton novel due in 2017
Perth Now / Posted 30 days ago
A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his widow, is coming out next year. HarperCollins Publishers told The Associated Press on Thursday Dragon Teeth was scheduled for May 2017. According to HarperCollins, the... Read more
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Sky News Australia
New Michael Crichton novel due in 2017A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his
New Michael Crichton novel due in 2017
Sky News Australia / Posted 30 days ago
A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his widow, is coming out next year. HarperCollins Publishers told The Associated Press on Thursday Dragon Teeth was scheduled for May 2017. According to HarperCollins, the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
New Michael Crichton novel due in 2017A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his
New Michael Crichton novel due in 2017
Adelaide Now / Posted 30 days ago
A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his widow, is coming out next year. HarperCollins Publishers told The Associated Press on Thursday Dragon Teeth was scheduled for May 2017. According to HarperCollins, the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
New Michael Crichton novel due in 2017A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his
New Michael Crichton novel due in 2017
The Courier Mail / Posted 30 days ago
A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his widow, is coming out next year. HarperCollins Publishers told The Associated Press on Thursday Dragon Teeth was scheduled for May 2017. According to HarperCollins, the... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017NEW YORK (AP) � A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently di
New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 30 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his widow, is coming out next year. HarperCollins Publishers told The Associated Press on Thursday that "Dragon Teeth" is scheduled for May 2017. According to... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Recently Discovered Michael Crichton Novel Coming in 2017HarperCollins has acquired the rights to a completed manuscript from late “Jura
Recently Discovered Michael Crichton Novel Coming in 2017
Houston Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
HarperCollins has acquired the rights to a completed manuscript from late “Jurassic Park” author Michael Crichton. A brand new novel titled “Dragon Teeth” has been unearthed from the beloved action writer’s archive, and the publisher will release... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017NEW YORK (AP) - A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently di
New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 30 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his widow, is coming out next year. HarperCollins Publishers told The Associated Press on Thursday that "Dragon Teeth" is scheduled for May 2017. According to... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017NEW YORK (AP) � A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently di
New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 30 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his widow, is coming out next year. HarperCollins Publishers told The Associated Press on Thursday that "Dragon Teeth" is scheduled for May 2017. According to... Read more
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KXXV Waco
New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017NEW YORK (AP) - A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently di
New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017
KXXV Waco / Posted 30 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his widow, is coming out next year. HarperCollins Publishers told The Associated Press on Thursday that "Dragon Teeth" is scheduled for May 2017. According to... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017NEW YORK (AP) - A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently di
New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 30 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his widow, is coming out next year. HarperCollins Publishers told The Associated Press on Thursday that "Dragon Teeth" is scheduled for May 2017. According to... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017NEW YORK (AP) - A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently di
New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 30 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his widow, is coming out next year. HarperCollins Publishers told The Associated Press on Thursday that "Dragon Teeth" is scheduled for May 2017. According to... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017NEW YORK (AP) - A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently di
New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 30 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his widow, is coming out next year. HarperCollins Publishers told The Associated Press on Thursday that "Dragon Teeth" is scheduled for May 2017. According to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017FILE - In this Dec. 7, 2004 file photo, author Michael Crichton poses in New Yo
New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 30 days ago
FILE - In this Dec. 7, 2004 file photo, author Michael Crichton poses in New York. A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his widow, is coming out next year. HarperCollins Publishers said Thursday, July 28, 2016,... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017NEW YORK (AP) - A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently di
New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 30 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his widow, is coming out next year. HarperCollins Publishers told The Associated Press on Thursday that "Dragon Teeth" is scheduled for May 2017. According to... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017NEW YORK (AP) - A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently di
New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017
WSMV Nashville / Posted 30 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his widow, is coming out next year. HarperCollins Publishers told The Associated Press on Thursday that "Dragon Teeth" is scheduled for May 2017. According to... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
APNewsBreak: New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017NEW YORK (AP) - A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently di
APNewsBreak: New Michael Crichton novel coming out in 2017
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 30 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A completed and unpublished Michael Crichton novel, recently discovered by his widow, is coming out next year. HarperCollins Publishers told The Associated Press on Thursday that "Dragon Teeth" is scheduled for May 2017. According to... Read more
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