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State of Fear: The Dangers of Fiction

I wrote my first blog post on State of Fear before we had our seminar on it. Our seminar allowed me to see the dangerous effect Crichton’s novel might have on readers and also validated the bad feelings I already had towards the book (see… 249 more words


The Future Unknown

When State of Fear came out in 2004, Michael Crichton received a lot of criticism for his portrayal of global warming and the scientific community. Many critics believed that Crichton abhorrently disbelieved in Global Climate change. 144 more words


State of Fear: First Thoughts


The best way I can describe State of Fear is as a weird sort of hybrid text; a cross between a novel and a geography lesson. 257 more words


I'm Scared, Damn Scared!

I live on a small, slow and frequently charming island in the Caribbean. Most of the people that visit here are scuba divers. In season cruise ships arrive with unimaginable cargoes of large, shuffling pink-and-white people dressed like children. 399 more words

DAY Three

Here is the question for the Day Three of the 30-Day Book Challenge by beckysblogs. I am rwally loving this challenge! :)

3. The longest book that you’ve read. 279 more words

Bookish Thoughts And Challenges

My Year In Books: State Of Fear by Michael Crichton - Book #12

Title: State of Fear
Author: Michael Crichton
Series: N/A
Release Date: April 28, 2009
Publisher: Harper
Medium: Paperback
Finished Reading: April 5, 2014

About: “This is Crichton’s most wide-ranging thriller. 486 more words

Book Review

Choose Your Agenda (Crux Radio #11)


Some time ago, I finished reading Michael Crichton’s techno-thriller, State of Fear, in which eco-terrorists plot mass murder to demonstrate the danger of global warming. 745 more words