Rising Sun, Michael Crichton
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Rising Sun

Author: Michael Crichton

Narrator: MacLeod Andrews

Unabridged: 11 hr 45 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Brilliance Audio

Published: 09/01/2015

Genre: Fiction - Action & Adventure

Synopsis

A riveting thriller of corporate intrigue and cutthroat competition between American and Japanese business interestsOn 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.Rising Sun was made into a film, starring Sean Connery.“As well built a thrill machine as a suspense novel can be.” —The New York Times Book Review“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

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