Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became one of the first people to walk on Mars. Now, he's sure he'll be the first person to die there. After a dust storm forces his crew to evacuate the planet while thinking him dead, Mark finds himself stranded on Mars's surface, with no way to signal Earth that he's alive. And even if he could get word out, h...
Jul 07, 2015Andy Weir's masterpiece! Jealous of Matt Damon! First in line for the movie? Me! Hanx – source
Sep 09, 2016If I was really stranded on a desert island, this novel would be good to have. The movie is also good, but the book would help to pass more time. Both make surviving on a desert island seem like a walk in the park. What’s great about this adventure — which I find rare in pop culture — is the celebration of the mind, invention and science. – source
Sep 01, 2020@MommaUnfiltered The Martian. The book was excellent, but the movie elevated it even more. – source