Ben's Reviews > The Hot Zone: The Terrifying True Story of the Origins of the Ebola Virus

The Hot Zone by Richard   Preston
Rate this book
Clear rating

by
4141235
's review
Aug 13, 2010

did not like it
bookshelves: biology
Read in January, 2007

A sensationalist piece of shit. Everything in life could be written with "BUT SHE WASN'T THINKING ABOUT WHAT COULD HAVE HAPPENED!"
DID YOU KNOW that when you drive your kids to school, you could be hit by another car? That would then splatter your kids brains on the pavement yada yada...

Repetitive, same gory details over and over, what happens when you try and take a story where everything went fine and hype it up to where it actually seemed dangerous and exciting.

Well, it wasn't.
flag

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read The Hot Zone.
Sign In »

No comments have been added yet.