The Martian

Publisher details

The Martian
Author
Andy Weir
Publisher
Random House
Genre
Science Fiction
Released
16 September, 2015

Synopsis

I'm stranded on Mars.I have no way to communicate with Earth.I'm in a Habitat designed to last 31 days.If the Oxygenator breaks down, I'll suffocate. If the Water Reclaimer breaks down, I'll die of thirst. If the Hab breaches, I'll just kind of explode. If none of those things happen, I'll eventually run out of food and starve to death.So yeah. I'm screwed.#76 Australia's Top 100 2016
Andy Weir
About the author

Andy Weir

Andy Weir has always been fascinated by space travel and like most kids growing up wanted to be an astronaut.Instead, he wrote a book – The Martian - which he self published on Amazon in 2012. It went on to receive 1,500 reviews on Amazon, averaging 4.7 out of 5 stars, with similar success on Goodreads. The film rights have been bought by Fox.Andy hopes this will be the first of many trips into space.

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