Tag Archives: Andy Weir

From Mars to Movie Screen: Andy Weir on The Martian’s Improbable Journey

With a movie adaptation starring Matt Damon and directed by Ridley Scott coming on Oct. 2, I got the opportunity to interview Andy Weir about his “Robinson Crusoe meets McGuyver on Mars” novel, The Martian. The book has been one … Continue reading

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2014: My Year in Books — The Good, the Bad and the Unread

I’ve done a lot of reading this year, and with it winding down I think it’s time for the requisite “Best of” List. So this is my look back at the year in Sci-Fi, Fantasy and a smattering of speculative … Continue reading

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Review: The Martian by Andy Weir

The Martian Andy Weir ★★★★ Crown Publishing, 2014 — originally self-published in 2012. “Well, I’m pretty much fucked.” Andy Weir’s thrilling debut hooked me from that first sentence, even if I don’t care for the cover. Following the survival attempts … Continue reading

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