Rising Sun (Mass Market Paperbound)

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From the author of Jurassic Park, Timeline, and Sphere comes this riveting thriller of corporate intrigue and cutthroat competition between American and Japanese business interests.


As well built a thrill machine as a suspense novel can be. The New York Times Book Review
On the forty-fifth floor of the Nakamoto tower in downtown Los Angeles the new American headquarters of the immense Japanese conglomerate a grand opening celebration is in full swing.
On the forty-sixth floor, in an empty conference room, the corpse of a beautiful young woman is discovered.
The investigation immediately becomes a headlong chase through a twisting maze of industrial intrigue, a no-holds-barred conflict in which control of a vital American technology is the fiercely coveted prize and in which the Japanese saying Business is war takes on a terrifying reality.

A grand maze of plot twists . . . Crichton's gift for spinning a timely yarn is going to be enough, once again, to serve a current tenant of the bestseller list with an eviction notice. New York Daily News

The action in Rising Sun unfolds at a breathless pace. Business Week

About the Author

Michael Crichton s novels include The Andromeda Strain, The Great Train Robbery, Congo, Jurassic Park, Rising Sun, Disclosure, and The Lost World. He was as well the creator of the television series ER. Crichton died in 2008."
Product Details
ISBN: 9780345538970
ISBN-10: 0345538978
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Publication Date: August 28th, 2012
Pages: 371
Language: English