The Martian: a novel

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(37)
4 star
 
(17)
3 star
 
(4)
2 star
 
(1)
1 star
 
(2)
Author:
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Reading Level:
IL: UG - BL: 5.4 - AR Pts: 16
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 680L
Description
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?
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9780804139021
9781491523223
9781410469571
9780804189354
9780553418026
9781491523216
9780804139038
9781491590164
9781101903582
Reading Level:
UG
Level 5.4, 16 Points
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 680L
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID b29be782-a0c7-5d7c-16c8-adcc1986d2b4
Grouping Title martian
Grouping Author weir andy
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-10-16 23:27:48PM
Last Indexed 2019-10-17 00:09:36AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level UG
accelerated_reader_point_value 16
accelerated_reader_reading_level 5.4
auth_author2 Bray, R. C,
author Weir, Andy.
author2-role Bray, R. C,narrator.
author_display Weir, Andy
available_at_school East Nashville Magnet High
Harris Hillman School
Head Magnet Middle
Hillwood High
Hume-Fogg Magnet High
MLK Jr. Magnet
Maplewood High
McGavock High
collection_school Fiction
detailed_location_school Cane Ridge High - Teen Fiction
East Nashville Magnet High - Teen Fiction
Harris Hillman - Teen Fiction
Head Middle Magnet - Teen Fiction
Hillwood High - Teen Fiction
Hume-Fogg High Magnet - Teen Fiction
MLK Jr. Magnet - Teen Fiction
Maplewood High - Teen Fiction
McGavock High - Teen Fiction
Nashville School of the Arts - Teen Fiction
Overton High - Teen Fiction
display_description "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?" --
format_category_school Audio Books
Books
eBook
format_school Book
CD audio book
Kit
Large Print
eBook
id b29be782-a0c7-5d7c-16c8-adcc1986d2b4
isbn 9780553418026
9780804139021
9780804139038
9780804189354
9781101903582
9781410469571
9781491523216
9781491523223
9781491590164
item_details
Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent FileeContent URLsubformatDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocationSub-location
overdrive:82ef8ec3-386b-4561-8f65-2d59433b9358 -1 Online OverDrive Collection Online OverDrive eBook eBook 35 false true OverDrive Adobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive Read Available Online
ils:CARL0000433142 35192047799634 East - Adult Audiobook CD AUDIO Fiction Weir 1 false false On Shelf EA
ils:CARL0000433142 35192047671999 Looby - Adult Audiobook CD AUDIO Fiction Weir 1 false false On Shelf LO
ils:CARL0000433142 35192046156315 Hermitage - Adult Audiobook CD AUDIO Fiction Weir 1 false false Checked Out HM
ils:CARL0000433142 35192047971522 Bellevue - Adult Audiobook CD AUDIO Fiction Weir 1 false false On Shelf BL
ils:CARL0000433142 35192092144330 Donelson - Adult Audiobook CD AUDIO Fiction Weir 1 false false On Shelf DO
ils:CARL0000433142 35192046156299 Edmondson Pike - Adult Audiobook CD AUDIO Fiction Weir 1 false false On Shelf EP
ils:CARL0000433142 35192047971530 Green Hills - Adult Audiobook CD AUDIO Fiction Weir 1 false false Checked Out GH
ils:CARL0000433142 35192092144322 Main Library - Adult Audiobook CD AUDIO Fiction Weir 1 false false On Shelf MN
ils:CARL0000477931 35192048150621 Main Library - Adult Large Print Fiction Weir Large Type 1 false false On Shelf MN
ils:CARL0000477931 35192048150613 Hermitage - Adult Large Print Fiction Weir Large Type 1 false false On Shelf HM
ils:CARL0000477931 35192048150605 Bellevue - Adult Large Print Fiction Weir Large Type 1 false false Checked Out BL
ils:CARL0000477931 35192048150639 Richland Park - Adult Large Print Fiction Weir Large Type 1 false false On Shelf RP
ils:CARL0000644120 B00741835 McGavock High - Teen Fiction F WEI 1 false false On Shelf 6D532
ils:CARL0000644120 FF00092602 Overton High - Teen Fiction F WEI 1 false false Checked Out 6F615
ils:CARL0000644120 B00741918 Head Middle Magnet - Teen Fiction F WEI 1 false false On Shelf 4E410
ils:CARL0000644120 QQ00169129 Hume-Fogg High Magnet - Teen Fiction F WEI 1 false false On Shelf 69450
ils:CARL0000644120 B00741945 Nashville School of the Arts - Teen Fiction F WEI 1 false false Checked Out 62242
ils:CARL0000644120 B00741867 East Nashville Magnet High - Teen Fiction F WEI 1 false false On Shelf 63290
ils:CARL0000644120 B00744982 Hillwood High - Teen Fiction SCI F WEI 1 false false On Shelf 67440
ils:CARL0000644120 B00741903 Cane Ridge High - Teen Fiction F WEI 1 false false Checked Out 61182
ils:CARL0000644120 A02109209 Hume-Fogg High Magnet - Teen Fiction F WEI 1 false false On Shelf 69450
ils:CARL0000644120 B00741883 Maplewood High - Teen Fiction F WEI 1 false false On Shelf 6E550
ils:CARL0000487096 35192048330504 Annex - Adult Book Club In A Bag Book Club in a Bag 1 false false On Shelf AX
ils:CARL0000425380 35192049667771 Inglewood - Adult Fresh Reads Fresh Reads Fiction Weir 1 false false Checked Out IN
ils:CARL0000425380 35192049667730 Edmondson Pike - Adult Fresh Reads Fresh Reads Fiction Weir 1 false false Checked Out EP
ils:CARL0000425380 35192049667755 Hermitage - Adult Fresh Reads Fresh Reads Fiction Weir 1 false false Checked Out HM
ils:CARL0000425380 35192049667763 Madison - Adult Fresh Reads Fresh Reads Fiction Weir 1 false false On Hold Shelf MA
ils:CARL0000425380 35192049667789 Richland Park - Adult Fresh Reads Fresh Reads Fiction Weir 1 false false On Shelf RP
ils:CARL0000425380 35192047753128 Annex - Adult Fiction Fiction Weir 1 false false Checked Out AX
ils:CARL0000425380 35192047886654 Madison - Adult Fiction Fiction Weir 1 false false On Shelf MA
ils:CARL0000425380 35192045130923 Edmondson Pike - Adult Fiction Fiction Weir 1 false false Checked Out EP
ils:CARL0000425380 35192048582823 Green Hills - Adult Fiction Fiction Weir 1 false false On Shelf GH
ils:CARL0000425380 35192047886639 Donelson - Adult Fiction Fiction Weir 1 false false Checked Out DO
ils:CARL0000425380 35192047799774 Hermitage - Adult Fiction Fiction Weir 1 false false On Shelf HM
ils:CARL0000425380 35192049667805 Thompson Lane - Adult Fresh Reads Fresh Reads Fiction Weir 1 false false On Shelf TL
ils:CARL0000425380 35192046538504 Richland Park - Adult Fiction Fiction Weir 1 false false On Shelf RP
ils:CARL0000425380 35192047886647 Hermitage - Adult Fiction Fiction Weir 1 false false On Shelf HM
ils:CARL0000425380 35192049791639 Main Library - Adult Fresh Reads Fresh Reads Fiction Weir 1 false false On Shelf MN
ils:CARL0000425380 35192045130949 Southeast - Adult Fiction Fiction Weir 1 false false On Shelf SE
ils:CARL0000425380 35192047753185 Pruitt - Adult Fiction Fiction Weir 1 false false On Shelf PR
ils:CARL0000425380 FF00103039 Harris Hillman - Teen Fiction F WEI 1 false false On Shelf 65397
ils:CARL0000425380 35192047753144 Hermitage - Adult Fiction Fiction Weir 1 false false On Shelf HM
ils:CARL0000425380 35192043307358 Inglewood - Adult Fiction Fiction Weir 1 false false Checked Out IN
ils:CARL0000425380 35192048300655 Thompson Lane - Adult Fiction Fiction Weir 1 false false On Shelf TL
ils:CARL0000677204 FF00129423 MLK Jr. Magnet - Teen Fiction F WEI 1 false false On Shelf 6C497
itype_school
Book
CD audio book
Kit
Large Print Book
last_indexed 2019-10-17T05:09:36.202Z
lexile_code HL: High-Low
lexile_score 680
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_school F WEI
SCI F WEI
owning_library_school Schools
owning_location_school Cane Ridge High
East Nashville Magnet High
Harris Hillman School
Head Magnet Middle
Hillwood High
Hume-Fogg Magnet High
MLK Jr. Magnet
Maplewood High
McGavock High
Nashville School of the Arts
Overton High
primary_isbn 9780804139021
publishDate 2014
2016
record_details
Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical Description
overdrive:82ef8ec3-386b-4561-8f65-2d59433b9358 eBook eBook English Crown/Archetype 2014
ils:CARL0000433142 CD audio book Audio Books Unabridged. English Brilliance Audio, [2014] 9 audio discs (approximately 660 min.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
ils:CARL0000477931 Large Print Books Large print edition. English Thorndike Press, 2014. 561 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
ils:CARL0000644120 Book Books 1st ed. English Crown Publishers, c2014. 369 p. : map ; 24 cm
ils:CARL0000487096 Kit Books Unknown Broadway Books, 2014, c2011. 1 bag (Black and yellow) ; 30 x 44 cm. + 10 books, discussion questions, author's biography, "Tips for starting a successful Book club" and instructions for Book Club in a Bag program.
ils:CARL0000425380 Book Books English Crown, [2014], c2011. 369 p. : map ; 24 cm.
ils:CARL0000677204 Book Books Classroom ed., 1st pbk. classroom ed. English Broadway Books, [2016] 383 p. : maps ; 21 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_school
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
overdrive:82ef8ec3-386b-4561-8f65-2d59433b9358 -1 Available Online Available Online false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000433142 35192047799634 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000433142 35192047671999 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000433142 35192046156315 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000433142 35192047971522 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000433142 35192092144330 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000433142 35192046156299 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000433142 35192047971530 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000433142 35192092144322 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000477931 35192048150621 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000477931 35192048150613 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000477931 35192048150605 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000477931 35192048150639 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000644120 B00741835 On Shelf On Shelf false true false false false true
ils:CARL0000644120 FF00092602 Checked Out Checked Out false false false false false true
ils:CARL0000644120 B00741918 On Shelf On Shelf false true false false false true
ils:CARL0000644120 QQ00169129 On Shelf On Shelf false true false false false true
ils:CARL0000644120 B00741945 Checked Out Checked Out false false false false false true
ils:CARL0000644120 B00741867 On Shelf On Shelf false true false false false true
ils:CARL0000644120 B00744982 On Shelf On Shelf false true false false false true
ils:CARL0000644120 B00741903 Checked Out Checked Out false false false false false true
ils:CARL0000644120 A02109209 On Shelf On Shelf false true false false false true
ils:CARL0000644120 B00741883 On Shelf On Shelf false true false false false true
ils:CARL0000487096 35192048330504 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000425380 35192049667771 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000425380 35192049667730 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000425380 35192049667755 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000425380 35192049667763 Checked Out On Hold Shelf false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000425380 35192049667789 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000425380 35192047753128 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000425380 35192047886654 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000425380 35192045130923 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000425380 35192048582823 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000425380 35192047886639 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000425380 35192047799774 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000425380 35192049667805 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000425380 35192046538504 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000425380 35192047886647 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000425380 35192049791639 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000425380 35192045130949 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000425380 35192047753185 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000425380 FF00103039 On Shelf On Shelf false true false false false true
ils:CARL0000425380 35192047753144 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000425380 35192043307358 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000425380 35192048300655 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000677204 FF00129423 On Shelf On Shelf false true false false false true
series Thorndike Press large print thriller
series_with_volume Thorndike Press large print thriller|
subject_facet Astronauts
Astronauts -- Fiction
Audiobooks
Large type books
Mars (Planet)
Mars (Planet) -- Fiction
Science fiction
Science fiction, American
Survival
Survival -- Fiction
Survival. -- Fiction
title_display The Martian : a novel
title_full The Martian : a novel / Andy Weir
The Martian A Novel
The Martian [text (large print)] / Andy Weir
The martian [sound recording] : a novel / Andy Weir
title_short The Martian :
title_sub a novel
topic_facet Astronauts
Audiobooks
Fiction
Large type books
Science Fiction
Science fiction, American
Survival
Thriller