Project Hail Mary

By Andy Weir

Project Hail Mary

Suspend disbelief — and clear your schedule — before tucking into this imperfect yet immersive tale.

How to Mars

By David Ebenbach

How to Mars

Despite its intriguing premise, this futuristic novel leaves too many issues unaddressed.

Machines Like Me: A Novel

This clever, futuristic tale feels uncomfortably prescient.

Finder

By Suzanne Palmer

Finder

Intergalactic hijinks abound in this intelligent, fun debut.

Lost Mars: Stories from the Golden Age of the Red Planet

This themed collection has its eyes on the stars but suffers from a thin atmosphere.

Planetside

By Michael Mammay

Planetside

The fate of the galaxy shouldn't depend on one old soldier — unless he's perfect for the job.

Artemis: A Novel

By Andy Weir

Artemis: A Novel

This entertaining sophomore effort from the author of The Martian takes readers to the moon.

Gunpowder Moon

By David Pedreira

Gunpowder Moon

In the year 2072, will a murder committed on the moon lead to all-out war between America and China?