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The Martian 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 thereAfter a dust storm nearly kills him and forces his crew to evacuate while thinking him dead, Mark finds himself stranded and completely alone with no way to even signal Earth that he s alive and even if he could get word out, his supplies would be gone long before a rescue could arrive Chances are, though, he won t have time to starve to death The damaged machinery, unforgiving environment, or plain old human error are much likely to kill him first But Mark isn t ready to give up yet Drawing on his ingenuity, his engineering skills and a relentless, dogged refusal to quit he steadfastly confronts one seemingly insurmountable obstacle after the next Will his resourcefulness be enough to overcome the impossible odds against him


10 thoughts on “The Martian

  1. Will Byrnes Will Byrnes says:

    I m pretty much fucked Ok, show of hands How many of you have uttered these exact words or words to that effect Not everyone I see we have some liars out there How many have said them at least twice Three times Four Those with hands still up, you probably need to mak


  2. Davy-Gravy Davy-Gravy says:

    Unpopular opinion time I don t like how this book is written Watney s journals read like a nerdy blog rather than a dramatic survivor s diary It s hard to find something harrowing and traumatic when the protagonist is saying yay a lot and making incessant corny puns 3


  3. Emily May Emily May says:

    First off, welcome to 2015 Let s kick this year off with a review of a book about a guy who deserves to survivethan anyone I ve ever known This book has been lurking around in my Goodreads feed, gaining hype, and all the positive reviews from my friends eventually got


  4. Althea Ann Althea Ann says:

    Crap My astronaut crewmates accidentally left me behind on Mars I m fucked I m going to die Oh wait I just thought of something highly logically unlikely and technically complicated, that I am sure to pull off without a hitch, because did I mention that I am Plucky and


  5. Rick Riordan Rick Riordan says:

    Adult science thriller.Love it, love it A meticulously researched, briskly paced and surprisingly funny story about an astronaut left behind on Mars, presumed dead, who must now figure out how to survive and let the folks back on Earth know he is alive and needs rescue T


  6. Wil Wheaton Wil Wheaton says:

    I have never wanted so badly for the characters in a book to be real I want to meet them all the way I want to meet the president, or Taylor Swift.This story is perfectly told It is perfectly paced, it is brilliantly written, it is beautifully crafted.Andy Weir does this


  7. Sasha Alsberg Sasha Alsberg says:

    I go so emotional at the end, so good


  8. Jesse (JesseTheReader) Jesse (JesseTheReader) says:

    I m so happy that I randomly decided to pick this book up I did find that the story dragged a bit towards the end and some of things went over my head a little bit, but for the most part this was a fantastic read


  9. Jeffrey Keeten Jeffrey Keeten says:

    This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here So that is the situation I m stranded on Mars I have no way to communicate with Hermes or Earth Everyone thinks I m dead I m in a Hab designed to last thirty one days If the oxygenator breaks dow


  10. karen karen says:

    i have finally seen the movie, so i added some notes at the bottom.this book is basically just a really long SAT question and i so hope the movie is just matt damon sitting at a table doing equations for two and a half hours oh but first, as promised, here are the photos of m


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