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Gifts For the Geek |Day 18: THE MARTIAN


Books are great gifts!

And for science fiction, it doesn’t get much better than The Martian by Andy Weir! A perfect gift for that bookie in your life!

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Interview: Author Andy Weir Talks THE MARTIAN Movie


weir-martianThe Martian by bestselling author Andy Weir is being adapted to the silver screen by Ridley Scott and Matt Damon!

Here is an interview with Andy about that entire process. Enjoy!

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SDCC 2014 Video: Andy Weir on The Martian and What’s Awesome About Comic-con


SDCC 2014 Video: Andy Weir on The Martian and What’s Awesome About Comic-con

For an author whose latest book is about an astronaut that gets stranded on Mars (The Martian), Andy Weir sure is a very pleasant, optimistic fellow.

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An Interview with Andy Weir, Author of ‘The Martian’


An Interview with Andy Weir, Author of ‘The Martian’

I didn’t get to spend much time with Andy Weir, author of the science fiction masterpiece The Martin, when we were both at San Diego Comic Con, so I resolved to make it up with this Skype interview We spoke about when (or if) science can ever get in the way of a good science [...]

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SDCC 2014: Photos of Authors and Lots More!


San Diego Comic Con 2014 has come and gone, but I’ve still got my memories (along with a lot of photos).
Here’s just a smattering of pictures that I took at San Diego 2014. Look for special appearance from several authors, including Joe Abercrombie, Chuck Palahniuk, Andy Weir, James Dashner, and more.

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SDCC 2014: Authors Reveal ‘Based at Comic Con’ Story Ideas


Hundreds of thousands of eccentric people gathered in one place, many of them dressed in costume and ready to let loose. Sounds like a pretty good setting for a story, right? See what Chuck Palahniuk, James Dashner, and others have to share.

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‘The Martian’ Superfan Maps Character’s Journey Across Planet


‘The Martian’ Superfan Maps Character’s Journey Across Planet

Australian software developer Tom Horn really, really loved Andy Weir’s The Martian. (So would you! Read it!) He loved it so much that he mapped out  main character Mark Watney’s journey across Mars with real images of the Martian landscape. Check it out here!
Nice work, Tom!
More about The Martian:
Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became [...]

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Terry Brooks Reviews: The Martian by Andy Weir


weir-martianAuthor Terry Brooks reads a lot of books—both in the fantasy genre and without.

But every once in a while, he wants to share an extraordinary find with others. He has done so with The Martian by Andy Weir. Make the jump to read Terry’s review!

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Ridley Scott to Possibly Direct Matt Damon In Andy Weir’s ‘The Martian’


Ridley Scott to Possibly Direct Matt Damon In Andy Weir’s ‘The Martian’

Ridley Scott is going to possibly direct Matt Damon in a movie based on Andy Weir’s amazing science fiction adventure novel, The Martian.
The Hollywood Reporter has the scoop.

Ridley Scott is in negotiations to direct Matt Damon in The Martian, an outer space adventure project being made by 20th Century Fox.
Scott is sitting in [...]

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‘The Martian’ Author Andy Weir Talks At Google HQ


‘The Martian’ Author Andy Weir Talks At Google HQ

You won’t want to miss this one: Andy Weir, author of science fiction survival novel The Martian, delivered a talk at Google HQ as part of their “Authors at Google” series.
Check it out!

More about The Martian:
Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became one of the first men to walk on the surface of Mars. Now, [...]

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