Tyrannosaur Canyon

Tyrannosaur Canyon

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After surviving a murderous ordeal in Costa Rica's jungles, Tom and Sally Broadbent return home, seeking peace and quiet in the arid canyons of New Mexico. Unfortunately, they will find unimaginable horror and trouble in the very place they sought solace...The greatest scientific discovery of all time will lead a gifted, murderous scientist, a mysterious CIA agent turned monastery monk, a renegade federal agent, and a shadowy agency with a deadly mission to the same unearthly path: Tyrannosaur canyon.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 384 pages
  • 154.94 x 231.14 x 30.48mm | 530.7g
  • St Martin's Press
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0765311046
  • 9780765311047

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Preston's exhilarating and absorbing science-based effort will thrill readers....Michael Crichton wishes he could write half as well. Preston''s exhilarating and absorbing science-based effort will thrill readers....Michael Crichton wishes he could write half as well. Preston has accomplished the impossible: he combined the cutting-edge science of Michael Crichton and the thrills and chills of Stephen King.--W. Michael and Kathleen O' Neal Gear I would put Tyrannosaur Canyon up with the best of Michael Crichton's novels--Lincoln Child "Raiders of the Lost Ark meets The Amazing Race! A fast-paced, clever adventure."--"Entertainment Weekly" (A-) on "The Codex""Preston keeps the adventure high, springing plenty of nifty surprises along the way."---"People" (3 1/2 Stars) on" The Codex""Fascinating characters, exotic jungle scenery, and surprising twists make this nonstop thrill ride well worth deciphering. For all fiction collections."--"Library Journal" on "The Codex""Preston flies high and fast . . . a briskly involving science-based thriller. Rip-roaring jungle adventure, outfitted with a nasty villain, a beautiful blonde, two memorable Indian characters, hosts of wild animals, terrific atmosphere, and cliffhangers galore. Preston delivers the goods."--"Publishers Weekly" on" The Codex"show more

About Douglas Preston

DOUGLAS PRESTON has worked for the American Museum of Natural History as well as With his frequent collaberator Lincoln Child, he has authored such bestselling thrillers as "Brimstone, The Cabinet of Curiosities, " and "Relic." His latest solo novel is" The Codex."show more

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14,726 ratings
3.78 out of 5 stars
5 24% (3,573)
4 39% (5,723)
3 29% (4,316)
2 6% (902)
1 1% (212)
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