The Martian: a novel

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IL: UG - BL: 5.4 - AR Pts: 16
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 680L
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"Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became one of the first people to walk on Mars. Now, he's sure he'll be the first person to die there. After a dust storm nearly kills him and forces his crew to evacuate while thinking him dead, Mark finds himself stranded and completely alone with no way to even signal Earth that he's alive--and even if he could get word out, his supplies would be gone long before a rescue could arrive. Chances are, though, he won't have time to starve to death. The damaged machinery, unforgiving environment, or plain-old 'human error' are much more likely to kill him first. But Mark isn't ready to give up yet. Drawing on his ingenuity, his engineering skills--and a relentless, dogged refusal to quit--he steadfastly confronts one seemingly insurmountable obstacle after the next. Will his resourcefulness be enough to overcome the impossible odds against him?" --
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ISBN:
9780804139021
9781491523223
9780804139038
9780553418026
9781491523209
9781410469571
9781491590164
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 5.4, 16 Points
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 680L
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lastUpdate 2017-11-24 02:04:34AM

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subject_facet Astronauts -- Fiction, Audiobooks, FICTION / Literary, FICTION / Science Fiction / Action & Adventure, FICTION / Science Fiction / General, FICTION / Science Fiction / Hard Science Fiction, FICTION / Thrillers / Suspense, Large type books, Mars (Planet), Mars (Planet) -- Fiction, Science fiction, Survival -- Fiction
title_display The Martian : a novel
title_full The Martian / Andy Weir, The Martian : a novel / Andy Weir, The Martian A Novel
title_short The Martian :
title_sub a novel
topic_facet Astronauts, Fiction, Large type books, Science Fiction, Survival, Thriller