Artemis

Andy Weir

Science fiction · Great for: Fans of The Martian and people who dream of going to space

About this book

WELCOME TO ARTEMIS. The first city on the moon.
Population 2,000. Mostly tourists.
Some criminals.

Jazz Bashara is one of the criminals. She lives in a poor area of Artemis and subsidises her work as a porter with smuggling contraband onto the moon. But it’s not enough.

So when she’s offered the chance to make a lot of money she jumps at it. But though planning a crime in 1/6th gravity may be more fun, it’s a lot more dangerous…

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What we think of this book & ideas for gifting

An action-packed, gravity-defying thriller about a criminal who risks her life for independence and money. Jazz is feisty, determined and witty, and you'll be rooting her the whole way through. A Radio 2 Book Club choice.