#The Martian

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.

Book Fetish: Volume 313 — Sci-Fi Edition

Bookish goodies for your literary life.

My Bookish Mix Tape

The Venn Diagram of three of my most loved passions—books, road trips, and rock and roll—intersects most perfectly with the ...

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 ...

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. ...

Cover Art Comparison: US versus UK Editions

I often wish US covers looked more like UK covers. For example, US historical romance covers often feature a couple ...

Comics to Read if You Loved THE MARTIAN

We here at Panels are taking some much needed time off; in the meantime, we’re revisiting some favorite old posts ...

First Teaser Promo for Matt Damon’s THE MARTIAN Movie

Take a gander at Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, and more the other astronauts aboard the Hermes in this first promo for ...

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 ...

Pass the Coughdrops: Book Recommendations for Sick Days

Despite your best efforts to avoid it – I see you with your constant Purelling – cold and flu season ...

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 ...