#Andy Weir

Mars, The Moon, and Beyond: 10 Minutes with Andy Weir

We chatted with THE MARTIAN author Andy Weir about Mars, The Expanse, and the color of his lightsaber.

First Listen: Rosario Dawson Reads Andy Weir’s ARTEMIS

Have a first listen at Rosario Dawson reading the audiobook of ARTEMIS by Andy Weir

Buy, Borrow, Bypass: Second Book Edition

Mini-reviews of second books, including Andy Weir's latest, ARTEMIS.

The Martian Adaptation is Awesome (As We Suspected It Would Be)

Any discussion of a book to movie adaptation is in danger of turning into a nitpicky analysis of all the ...

Bookish Guest Suggestions for Neil deGrasse Tyson’s StarTalk TV Show

I don’t consider myself very “science,” but I do like Neil deGrasse Tyson, which is why I initially started watching ...

Teaching My Husband to Read

I married a guy who didn’t crack a book ’til he was 30.  Okay, that’s a bit of an exaggeration. ...

Comics Recommendation Engine: THE MARTIAN by Andy Weir

In Comics Recommendation Engine, we recommend comics for your favorite books. This post originally appeared on Panels.  I’ve always had ...

Comics Recommendation Engine: The Martian

In Comics Recommendation Engine, we recommend comics for your favorite books. I’ve always had a soft spot for hard science ...

IRL: Nonfiction to Read if You Loved THE MARTIAN

Last Friday, astronaut Scott Kelly and cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko blasted off from Kazakhstan in Russia’s Soyuz spacecraft to spend one ...

Riot Round-Up: The Best Books We Read In September

We asked our contributors to share the best book they read this month. We’ve got fiction, nonfiction, YA, and much, ...

If Heavy Metal Lyrics Were Book Blurbs, Vol. 2

As we’ve learned (maybe to the surprise of many), heavy metal and literature have a rather intimate relationship. To review: ...

Last-Minute Literary Valentines: Three Printables!

You didn’t forget Valentine’s Day there, did you, champ? Maybe you weren’t paying attention and it snuck up on you? ...

Nerd-Out: THE MARTIAN by Andy Weir

Andy Weir’s debut novel, The Martian, has been a favorite behind the scenes at the Riot for several months now.  In the ...

How I’m Repairing My Reading Habits

It’s 2014 now, and the air is heady with New Year Resolutions. I’m not big on New Year Resolutions, but ...

Riot Round-Up: The Best Books We Read in September

We asked our contributors to share the best book they read this month. We’ve got fiction, nonfiction, YA, memoir, and ...