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The Martian

Andy Weir

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...
Publish Date
2014-10-28T00:00:00.000Z
2014-10-28T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 2012
Goodreads rating
4.4
ISBN
9781785034671
Recommendations
13
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Recommendations
2015-07-07T12:24:19.000Z
Andy Weir's masterpiece! Jealous of Matt Damon! First in line for the movie? Me! Hanx      source
2016-09-09T00:00:00.000Z
If 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
2014-02-22T19:40:17.000Z
Finished The Martian by Andy Weir this morning. Can not recommend this book enough. Haven't rooted for a character this way in a long time.      source
2020-09-01T03:10:59.000Z
@MommaUnfiltered The Martian. The book was excellent, but the movie elevated it even more.      source
2014-03-28T04:58:11.000Z
Am really loving The Martian, by Andy Weir. Such a great book about problem solving. Reminds me of every startup ever. Awesome & fun.      source
2015-09-28T20:17:11.000Z
@rgvinoth Geeky, not "worthy": The Martian - great book      source
2019-02-18T00:00:00.000Z
Non-work books I've read that I recommend      source
2015-11-03T20:51:29.000Z
[email protected] Yup. Enjoyed the book. Have to imagine the author is pretty happy with this adaptation. #TheMartian      source
2021-10-22T18:00:36.000Z
@RogerLo71650762 No, Iloved THE MARTIAN and didn’t much like his second book. But PHM is on my list, and I’ll get to it in time.      source
2019-07-19T03:14:01.000Z
@acgleva The book was great.      source
2019-01-06T14:52:49.000Z
Day 2: I’ve been nominated by @filadin to post covers of 7 books that I love with no explanations or reviews. Each time I post I will ask another to take up the challenge. Today I nominate @PaulHerzog3      source
2021-02-20T15:25:36.000Z
@sarcasT0NY Yeah Book is great. Also one of my fav movies. They did a decent job adapting it      source