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The Martian by Andy Weir
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it was amazing
bookshelves: definitely-recommended, read-in-2015, fiction-recommendations
Read 2 times. Last read December 27, 2014 to January 5, 2015.

I kept seeing this book on everyone's bookshelves, so I bought it to see what all the hype was about. The first few nights I fell asleep reading all the acronyms, but once I got to page 50 or so I couldn't put the book down. It's mainly about an astronaut, Mark Watney, being stranded on Mars. The book is cleverly formatted to keep you moving through the story. I definitely recommend this book! (There is a bit of strong language in the book, but it makes complete sense whenever it's used.) I'd probably cuss too if I got left on Mars.
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Reading Progress

Finished Reading (Paperback Edition)
October 21, 2014 – Shelved as: to-read (Paperback Edition)
October 21, 2014 – Shelved (Paperback Edition)
December 27, 2014 – Started Reading
December 27, 2014 – Shelved
January 5, 2015 – Shelved as: definitely-recommended
January 5, 2015 – Finished Reading
January 18, 2015 – Shelved as: read-in-2015
February 16, 2015 – Shelved as: fiction-recommendations
March 12, 2017 – Shelved as: read-in-2014 (Paperback Edition)

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