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Project Hail Mary

(2021)
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#1 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.

HUGO AWARD FINALIST • ONE OF THE YEAR’S BEST BOOKS: Bill Gates, GatesNotes, New York Public Library,
Parade, Newsweek,Polygon, Shelf Awareness, She Reads,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.

Genre: Science Fiction

Praise for this book

"One of the most original, compelling, and fun voyages I've ever taken. Weir imbues every page of this rollicking adventure with an unabashed love and respect for science, while giving us a prescient glimpse of where it could take us and how it might save us." - Ernest Cline

"Undisputedly the best book I've read in a very, very long time. Mark my words: Project Hail Mary is destined to become a classic." - Blake Crouch

"If you like a lot of science in your science fiction, Andy Weir is the writer for you . . . This one has everything fans of old school SF (like me) love." - George R R Martin

"Weir's finest work to date . . . This is the one book I read last year that I am certain I can recommend to anyone, no matter who, and know they'll love it." - Brandon Sanderson


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May 2021 : UK Hardback
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Title: Project Hail Mary: From the bestselling author of The Martian
Author(s): Andy Weir
ISBN: 1-5291-0061-5 / 978-1-5291-0061-7 (UK edition)
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Title: Project Hail Mary: A Novel
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Title: Project Hail Mary: A Novel
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Title: Project Hail Mary: From the bestselling author of The Martian
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September 2021 : Australia Audio CD
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Title: Project Hail Mary
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ISBN: 1-86755-609-X / 978-1-86755-609-1 (Australia edition)
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Title: Project Hail Mary
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ISBN: 1-86755-623-5 / 978-1-86755-623-7 (Australia edition)
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July 2021 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Project Hail Mary MP3-CD
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Title: Project Hail Mary: A Novel
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Title: Project Hail Mary: From the bestselling author of The Martian
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