At age 15, Andy Weir was first hired as a programmer for a national laboratory and has been working as a software engineer ever since. After he had given up hope of getting an agent or publisher, his career as an aspiring writer took a dizzying turn in 2014. He decided to post THE MARTIAN, his debut sci-fi novel, online. The excitement it generated led to a spot on the New York Times bestseller list, widespread critical acclaim, a book deal with Crown Publishing, sales of 180,000 copies -- and a film adaptation directed Ridley Scott and starring Matt Damon.
The Martian: A Novel
by 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 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...
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La mejor novela de ciencia ficción en años' Wall Street Journal Seis días atrás el astronauta Mark Watney se convirtió en uno de los primeros hombres en caminar por la superficie de Marte. Ahora está seguro de que será el primer hombre en morir allí. La tripulación de la nave en que viajaba se ve obligada a evacuar el planeta...
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