In Andy Weir’s Artemis, Jazz Bashara is a criminal. But she’s not your average petty thief. She’s a smuggler and con artist who lives in the wealthiest city on Earth: Artemis, the first and only lunar colony. With rich people comes crime, and that’s just what Jazz is good at—defeating security systems and running contraband betweenEarthandthe Moon. But life inArtemisisn’t always easy: it can be tough making ends meet when you’re not allowed to earn an official wage.[She] becomes embroiledin arealist conspiracythat threatens her livelihood…[and] may even Putherlifeintodanger.
For who is this book for ?
Andy Weir’s Artemis is a science fiction novel set in the first and only lunar colony. Jazz Bashara is a criminal living in Artemis who becomes embroiled in a conspiracy that threatens her livelihood.
- It’s well-written and engaging.
- The characters are likable and relatable.
- It has an interesting plot that keeps the reader engaged.
- Jazz is a criminal mastermind and can outsmart anyone
- The plot is twisty and full of suspense
- It’s an exciting page turner that you won’t be able to put down
Learn more about the author
Andy Weir is a computer programmer and an author. His first novel, The Martian, was adapted into the successful 2015 movie of the same name directed by Ridley Scott and starring Matt Damon. Weir lives in California.” In Artemis, Jazz Bashara is a criminal living on the moon. She’s good at defeating security systems and running contraband between Earth and the Moon, but life in Artemis isn’t always easy: it can be tough making ends meet when you’re not allowed to earn an official wage. When she becomes embroiled in a conspiracy that threatens her livelihood…and may even put her life in danger,…Jazz must decide whether to betray her comrades or protect them–and face down whatever dangerous consequences await her.
“A thrill ride of a book, weaving the best elements of science fiction and suspense. Weir has created a strong female character in Jazz Bashara and drawn us into her exciting world.”
“Quite simply, one of the most enjoyable books I’ve read in years. Fun, punchy and addictive- perfect for fans of space opera and hard science fiction alike.”
“Artemis is an excellent thriller/sci-fi novel. Weir’s world and character building are incredible.”
“A fun and believable scifi adventure in a well-realized future world.”