Characters: The main character in the book is Ian Malcolm,
a middle aged mathematician and a little bit of an explorer.
The man who set up the exploration, Richard Levine, is a rich and
reckless yet well known adventurer who spends a lot of his time
and money exploring different places around the world and helps
at a middle school to give students of ideas of careers in science.
Sarah Harding is a zoologist who was hired to possibly deal with
some of the animals. Jack Thorne is the man who made all of the
special equipment the group is taking with them and he went along
to help and show everyone how to and operate most of the
My book is about how Richard Levine tries to and does find
the InGen corporation's second dinosaur island which he had been
searching for and trying to locate for years.
The second island is
only a few hundred miles away from the original , and they both
were abandoned when a freak and tragic incident left nearly
everyone on both islands dead. Not many people who knew about
the second island survived so it took him a long time to find one
of the old employees of InGen and get him to tell him about and
the location of the island. With his information Levine made a
team of five people to take to the island himself, Ian Malcolm
Sarah Harding, Jack Thorne, and Eddie Carr, the top employee of
Thorne. They were going to leave in two weeks when Thorne
finds out that Levine has left for the island early wanting to be
the first one to "officially" find it. He and the small crew of
people he took with him were attacked and all but...