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4613 N Oketo Ave, Harwood Heights, IL 60706 | 708-867-7828
Mon – Thur: 9AM to 9PM
Fri – Sat: 9AM to 5PM
Sun: 1PM to 5PM
4613 N Oketo Ave
Harwood Heights, IL 60706
708-867-7828

4613 N Oketo Ave, Harwood Heights, IL 60706 708-867-7828

Mon – Thur: 9AM to 9PM | Fri – Sat: 9AM to 5PM | Sun: 1PM to 5PM

Quick Match: Project Hail Mary

Chris requested a Quick Book Match for Project Hail Mary by Andy Weir, which tells the story of a sole survivor on a desperate, last-chance space mission to save the Earth. Except he doesn’t know that. He can’t even remember his own name, let alone the nature of his assignment or how to complete it.

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You might try Velocity Weapon by Megan E. O’Keefe which, like Project Hail Mary, features lone survivors in outer space trying to get their missions back on track with the help of unexpected allies.
Book | Overdrive Ebook

Like Andy Weir, Kim Stanley Robinson usually focuses on “hard science fiction” telling stories based on real-life science such as space exploration. Maybe try his Mars Trilogy, starting with Red Mars.
Book | Overdrive Ebook

For an out-of-left-field recommendation, try one of Jack London’s classic adventure books that examine survival in extreme situations. For Andy Weir that’s often outer space, while for London it’s the frozen Arctic or a sailing ship. If you’ve already read White Fang and Call of the Wild, try To Build a Fire and Other Stories.
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Categories: Adults.

Quick Match: Project Hail Mary

Chris requested a Quick Book Match for Project Hail Mary by Andy Weir, which tells the story of a sole survivor on a desperate, last-chance space mission to save the Earth. Except he doesn’t know that. He can’t even remember his own name, let alone the nature of his assignment or how to complete it.

Get your own fully-fledged Book Match from one of our librarians today



You might try Velocity Weapon by Megan E. O’Keefe which, like Project Hail Mary, features lone survivors in outer space trying to get their missions back on track with the help of unexpected allies.
Book | Overdrive Ebook

Like Andy Weir, Kim Stanley Robinson usually focuses on “hard science fiction” telling stories based on real-life science such as space exploration. Maybe try his Mars Trilogy, starting with Red Mars.
Book | Overdrive Ebook

For an out-of-left-field recommendation, try one of Jack London’s classic adventure books that examine survival in extreme situations. For Andy Weir that’s often outer space, while for London it’s the frozen Arctic or a sailing ship. If you’ve already read White Fang and Call of the Wild, try To Build a Fire and Other Stories.
Book | Hoopla Ebook | Hoopla Audiobook

Categories: Adults.