The Martian

The Martian

Andy Weir


Six days in the past, astronaut Mark Watney turned one of many first humans to stroll on Mars.

Now, he is convinced he will be the 1st individual to die there.

After a mud hurricane approximately kills him and forces his workforce to evacuate whereas considering him useless, Mark reveals himself stranded and fully on my own with out solution to even sign Earth that he’s alive—and whether he may possibly get notice out, his provides will be long past lengthy ahead of a rescue may perhaps arrive.

Chances are, although, he will not have time to starve to loss of life. The broken equipment, unforgiving setting, or plain-old "human mistakes" are more likely to kill him first.

But Mark is not able to quit but. Drawing on his ingenuity, his engineering skills—and a constant, dogged refusal to quit—he steadfastly confronts one doubtless insurmountable trouble after the subsequent. Will his resourcefulness be adequate to beat the very unlikely odds opposed to him?

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