The Martian

Andy Weir

This is a work of fiction. Names, characters, places, and incidents either are the product of the author’s imagination or are used fictitiously. Any resemblance to actual persons, living or dead, events, or locales is entirely coincidental.

Copyright © 2011, 2014 by Andy Weir

All rights reserved.

Published in the United States by Crown Publishers, an imprint of the Crown Publishing Group, a division of Random House LLC, a Penguin Random House Company, New York.

CROWN and the Crown colophon are registered trademarks of Random House LLC.

Originally self-published, in different form, as an ebook in 2011.

Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication data is available upon request.

ISBN 9780804139021

eBook ISBN: 9780804139038

Printed in the United States of America

Book design by Elizabeth Rendfleisch

Map by Fred Haynes

Photograph by Antonio M. Rosario/Stockbyte/Getty Images

Jacket design by Eric White

Jacket photograph (astronaut): NASA