Wednesday, November 5, 2008

Author Michael Crichton has died

CNN is reporting his cancer related death. I have no more details. The author of bestsellers like Jurassic Park and creator of ER was 66 and shared a birthday with YaYa.

I will update this post later in the day.

8 comments:

Beth said...

We just heard this a few minutes ago on CNN. One of my favorite authors. :(

megryphon said...

Oh, man... Crichton was a good, solid author and will be sorely missed.

:_^( Jan the Gryphon
http://gryph-wotd.blogspot.com/

Estela said...

I was surprised to read the news. Such a loss for his family and for his readers.

Rose said...

One of my favorite authors. He was young.

So sad.

Hugs, Rose

Laura said...

How very sad. He was a fine author. What a tremendous loss, indeed. Thank you for the info.
L

Bucko (a.k.a., Ken) said...

We are shocked as you are. We love his work :o(

Jeanne said...

He was way to young to go...

Sad to hear of his loss

Bernadette said...

No way!!
it's because er is ending :( i don't feel like living anymore either ;) ...joking. tragic news.