Project Hail Mary
Project Hail Mary
Goodreads4.5 / 5

Project Hail Mary

Published by Ballantine Books
Prices as of Jun 28

What's This Book About

Publisher Summary

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - From the author of The Martian, a lone astronaut must save the earth from disaster in this “propulsive” (Entertainment Weekly), cinematic thriller full of suspense, humor, and fascinating science–in development as a major motion picture starring Ryan Gosling. ONE OF THE YEAR’S BEST BOOKS: Bill Gates, GatesNotes, New York Public Library, Polygon, Shelf Awareness, Kirkus Reviews, Library Journal - “An epic story of redemption, discovery and cool speculative sci-fi.”–USA Today “If you loved The Martian, you’ll go crazy for Weir’s latest.”–The Washington Post Ryland Grace is the sole survivor on a desperate, last-chance mission–and if he fails, humanity and the earth itself will perish. Except that right now, he doesn’t know that. He can’t even remember his own name, let alone the nature of his assignment or how to complete it. All he knows is that he’s been asleep for a very, very long time. And he’s just been awakened to find himself millions of miles from home, with nothing but two corpses for company. His crewmates dead, his memories fuzzily returning, Ryland realizes that an impossible task now confronts him. Hurtling through space on this tiny ship, it’s up to him to puzzle out an impossible scientific mystery–and conquer an extinction-level threat to our species. And with the clock ticking down and the nearest human being light-years away, he’s got to do it all alone. Or does he? An irresistible interstellar adventure as only Andy Weir could deliver, Project Hail Mary is a tale of discovery, speculation, and survival to rival The Martian–while taking us to places it never dreamed of going.

What Kind of Book is Project Hail Mary

Topics

Reviews

    Book Lists That Include This Book

    Other Books You Might Enjoy If You Liked This Book

      Jurassic Park
      #1 in Series
      Michael Crichton
      Lilac Girls
      #1 in Series
      Martha Hall Kelly
      Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee
      Dee Brown
      Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe
      #1 in Series
      Fannie Flagg
      The Collected Poems of Emily Dickinson
      Emily Dickinson
      Big Little Lies
      Liane Moriarty
      Circe
      Madeline Miller
      Band of Brothers: E Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne from Normandy to Hitler's Eagle's Nest
      Stephen E. Ambrose
      All the Light We Cannot See
      Anthony Doerr
      Me Before You
      #1 in Series
      Jojo Moyes
      View more

    Book Details

    ISBN
    9780593135204
    Publication Date
    May 4, 2021
    Page Count
    496
    Audience
    Adult
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    2020015821
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    0593135202

    Contribute to this page

    Core Score - 44%

    Still needs the basics.

    Depth Score - 9%

    Just the barebones.

    Improve this page

    Are you the author or illustrator? Claim your book.

    Bookroo

    Book Clubs

    Follow Bookroo