Book Report on Micheal Crichton's LOST WORLD

Essay by chuck15High School, 10th gradeA+, March 1997

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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...