Mr. Crichton has always been one of my favorite authors. Jurassic Park was one of the first books I ever read in one setting. The Pullbox send it’s condolences to Mr. Crichton’s friends and family, we will miss his creativity and his view on the world.
AP News 11/5 – NEW YORK – The family of Michael Crichton, the million-selling author of such historic and prehistoric science fantasies as “Jurassic Park,” “Timeline” and “The Andromeda Strain,” says the author has died in Los Angeles.
Crichton died Tuesday at age 66. He had been privately battling cancer, his family said.
“Through his books, Michael Crichton served as an inspiration to students of all ages, challenged scientists in many fields, and illuminated the mysteries of the world in a way we could all understand,” his family said in a statement.