The Martian by Andy Weir is the Science Thriller You Must Read

Mars has long held a fascination for humans and authors have used this fascination with great effect. From H. G. Wells‘ Martian invaders in The War of the Worlds to Edgar Rice Burroughs‘ Barsoom to the myriad of modern books and films where Mars either place a central or peripheral role. Now Andy Weir has given us Mars as a science thriller in The Martian (2011). I say science thriller because although there are elements of science fiction surrounding the story, in actuality the world Andy Weir portrays is only slightly more advanced than our world today. The science for … Continue reading The Martian by Andy Weir is the Science Thriller You Must Read