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Jack McDevitt

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    • The Long Sunset

    • By: Jack McDevitt
    • Narrated by: Alyssa Bresnahan
    • Length: 13 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26

    Priscilla “Hutch” Hutchins discovers an interstellar message from a highly advanced race that could be her last chance for a mission before the program is shut down for good. Hutch has been the academy’s best pilot for decades. She’s had numerous first contact encounters....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • easily the best Academy book yet

    • By J. Billings on 10-27-18

    Regular price: $31.49

    • Seeker

    • An Alex Benedict Novel
    • By: Jack McDevitt
    • Narrated by: Jennifer Van Dyck, Jack McDevitt (Introduction)
    • Length: 12 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,127
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 602
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 607

    Thousands of years after an entire colony mysteriously disappears, antiquities dealer Alex Benedict comes into possession of a cup that seems to be from the Seeker....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great mix of sci-fi, mystery and adventure.

    • By Shannon Peterson on 08-20-08

    Regular price: $20.72

    • The Engines of God

    • By: Jack McDevitt
    • Narrated by: Tom Weiner
    • Length: 14 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 444
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 337
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 343

    Humans call them Monument-Makers. An unknown race, they left stunning alien statues scattered on distant planets throughout the galaxy, encoded with strange inscriptions that defy translation....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Conceptually intriguing, but uneven writing style

    • By Michael G Kurilla on 05-12-11

    Regular price: $20.72

    • The Hercules Text

    • By: Jack McDevitt
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins
    • Length: 13 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 16

    The classic first-contact science fiction novel that launched the career of Jack McDevitt, the nationally best-selling author of Coming Home, is now revised from the original edition, and featuring a new foreword....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Lots to recommend here!

    • By Matthew on 10-19-18

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Chindi

    • Academy Series
    • By: Jack McDevitt
    • Narrated by: Oliver Wyman, Khristine Hvam
    • Length: 18 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 310
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 188
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 188

    The universe has been explored--and humanity has all but given up on finding other intelligent life. Then an alien satellite orbiting a distant star sends out an unreadable signal....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Everything You Want in a Sci-Fi Novel

    • By Robert on 05-02-13

    Regular price: $20.72

    • Odyssey

    • Academy series
    • By: Jack McDevitt
    • Narrated by: Khristine Hvam, Jack McDevitt
    • Length: 14 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 160
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 110
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 108

    To boost waning interest in interstellar travel, a mission is sent into deep space to learn the truth about "moonriders," the strange lights supposedly being seen in nearby systems....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Could have been so much better.

    • By Mark on 12-05-09

    Regular price: $20.72

    • Deepsix

    • Academy Series
    • By: Jack McDevitt
    • Narrated by: Khristine Hvam
    • Length: 16 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 246
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 176
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 178

    Nineteen years after a premature evacuation of Maleiva III, a rogue moon hurtling through space is about to obliterate the last opportunity to study this rare, life-supporting planet....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A great second book

    • By Lon on 04-10-15

    Regular price: $20.72

    • Wastelands

    • Stories of the Apocalypse
    • By: John Joseph Adams
    • Narrated by: Susan Hanfield, J. Paul Boehmer, Gabrielle de Cuir, and others
    • Length: 16 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 182
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 166
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 167

    Famine, Death, War, and Pestilence - the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, the harbingers of Armageddon - these are our guides through the Wastelands....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Collections are hit and miss.

    • By Kindle Customer on 01-21-15

    Regular price: $24.47

    • Starhawk

    • By: Jack McDevitt
    • Narrated by: Tavia Gilbert
    • Length: 11 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2

    Interstellar pilot Priscilla 'Hutch' Hutchins has seen a lot of action. But now, multi award-winning science-fiction master Jack McDevitt gives us the thrilling, edge-of-your-seat tale of how it all began....

    Regular price: $15.48

    • A Talent for War

    • An Alex Benedict Novel
    • By: Jack McDevitt
    • Narrated by: Gregory Abbey, Jack McDevitt
    • Length: 12 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 436
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 278
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 279

    Everyone knew the legend of Christopher Sim. But Alex Benedict has found a startling bit of information, long buried in an ancient computer file. If it is true, then Sim was a fraud....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The Book is Good, But...

    • By Sandy on 12-24-14

    Regular price: $20.72

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