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Powell's Staff 13 Favorite Books Of 2014

The Martian by Andy Weir / An American astronaut, Mark Watney, becomes stranded alone on Mars and must improvise in order to survive. It has been described as an Apollo 13 meets Cast Away.


The Martian: how a self-published e-book became a Hollywood blockbuster

A still with Matt Damon in The Martian

Mary picked up The Martian: A Novel eBook: Andy Weir: Kindle Store


“Yes, of course duct tape works in a near-vacuum. Duct tape works anywhere. Duct tape is magic and should be worshiped.” -Andy Weir, The Martian If you are interested in purchasing this print and supporting 30SecFantasy, you can buy it here.


hermionejg: matt-clough: matt-clough: The Martian by Andy Weir | Matt Harrison CloughIf you’re interested in science fiction you will no doubt of heard of Andy Weir’s brilliant debut novel The Martian, the story of an astronaut stranded on Mars, first published in 2012 and re-published earlier this year.The Martian quickly became one of my favourite novels, and I couldn’t resist putting together my own cover illustration during some downtime this month. (Book template from GraphicBurger) ...


'Martian' author Andy Weir puts the science back in science fiction

'The Martian' is a funny, harrowing and science-filled book about a man who has to survive alone on Mars


The Martian Official Trailer - first look at the Ridley Scott directed film starring Matt Damon and based on a novel by Andy Weir

35 of the BEST Sci-Fi Books published since the year 2000 - including World War Z, Wool, the Windup Girl, and The Martian.


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The Martian: how a self-published e-book became a Hollywood blockbuster

Scenes from The Martian. The cast includes Matt Damon as Mark Watney and Jessica Chastain as the Ares III mission leader