The Riverton Area Book Club will discuss The Martian, by Andy Weir on Sept. 16, 10 am, at the Riverton Village Library. This book, published in 2011, tells the story of Mark Watney, stranded on Mars in the year 2035 when his mission crew return to earth without him.
A movie adaptation was released in 2015 starring Matt Damon.
The author, son of a particle physicist, has a computer science background and self published the first edition. After the book became popular on Amazon, Crown Publishers picked it up.
Please contact the library if you need a book. They can be reached at 629-6353 or firstname.lastname@example.org.