Thursday, September 16, 2021
Project Hail Mary
Sacrifice. You don’t have to be a science or space nerd to love Andy Weir’s novel titled, Project Hail Mary, because the thrilling plot and interesting characters make for an enjoyable story. Nerds will be delighted by the whole premise of a junior high science teacher from one planet teaming up with an engineering maven from another planet to save life on both their planets. Protagonist Ryland Grace has been selected for a sacrificial mission to travel to space to solve a problem that has begun to cause calamity on Earth. Weir makes it easy for all readers to enjoy the science, appreciate the peril at hand, and leads us to care about what will happen. This is a story of sacrifice by one person to serve the common good, a great lesson for our time and any time, and one hell of a good story. Rating: Five-star (I love it) Click here to purchase Project Hail Mary from amazon.com.