Jack McDevitt


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    Science Fiction

    Dec-2015

    The Nebula Award winning author of the Alex Benedict novels and the Priscilla Hutchins novels returns to the world of "Ancient Shores" in a startling and majestic epic. A working stargate dating back more than ten thousand years has been discovered i...

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    Science Fiction

    Nov-2014

    An Alex Benedict Novel - 7

    Thousands of years ago, artifacts of the early space age were lost to rising oceans and widespread turmoil. Garnett Baylee devoted his life to finding them, only to give up hope. Then, in the wake of his death, one was found in his home, raising tant...

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    Science Fiction

    Nov-2013

    A Priscilla Hutchins Novel - 1

    Priscilla Hutchins has been through many experiences. This is the story of her first unforgettable adventure... Priscilla "Hutch” Hutchins has finally realized her lifelong dream: She’s completed a nerve-bending qualification flight for a pi...

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    Science Fiction

    Jun-2012

    Essays by space scientists and engineers teamed with a collection of tales by an all-star assortment of award winning authors all taking on new methods of star travel. Some humans may be content staying in one place, but many of us are curious abo...

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    Space Opera

    Apr-2012

    Armor up for a metal-pounding feast of action, adventure and amazing speculation by topnotch writers (including Nebula-award winner Jack McDevitt, Sean Williams, Dan Abnet, Simon Green, and Jack Campbell) on a future warrior that might very well be j...

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    Science Fiction

    Nov-2011

    An Alex Benedict Novel - 6

    Forty-one years ago the renowned physicist Chris Robin vanished. Before his disappearance, his fringe science theories about the existence of endless alternate universes had earned him both admirers and enemies. Alex Benedict and Chase Kolpath dis...

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    General Fiction

    Jan-2011

    Jack McDevitt loves a good mystery. And he enjoys baffling his readers with enigmas like why, after so many years of listening with no results, would a SETI director hear an artificial signal and keep it quiet? Why might an astronomer at a space stat...

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    Science Fiction

    Nov-2010

    An Alex Benedict Novel - 5

    Eccentric Sunset Tuttle spent his life searching in vain for forms of alien life. Thirty years after his death, a stone tablet inscribed with cryptic, indecipherable symbols is found in the possession of Tuttle's onetime lover, and antiquities dealer...

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    Science Fiction

    Nov-2009

    When physicist Michael Shelborne mysteriously vanishes, his son Shel discovers that he had constructed a time travel device. Fearing his father may be stranded in time-or worse-Shel enlists the aid of Dave MacElroy, a linguist, to accompany him on th...

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    Fantasy

    Mar-2009

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    Science Fiction

    Nov-2008

    An Alex Benedict Novel - 4

    Alex Benedict, interstellar antiquities dealer, and his assistant, Chase Kolpath, are on vacation when they receive a cryptic message from Celebrated writer Vicki Greene, whom neither has ever met, asking for help. But when they return home, Alex dis...

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    Science Fiction

    Nov-2007

    The Academy - 6

    By 2255, the age of starflight is over. The Academy of Science and Technology is long closed, and the only efforts at space exploration are carried on by privately funded foundations. However, physicist Jon Silvestri insists that an abandoned prototy...

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    Science Fiction

    Nov-2006

    The Academy - 5

    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. But the team soon discovers that their odyssey is no mere public-rel...

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    Science Fiction

    Nov-2005

    An Alex Benedict Novel - 3

    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, one of the colony's ships. Investigating the provenance of the cup, Alex and his assi...

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    Science Fiction

    Nov-2004

    An Alex Benedict Novel - 2

    Sixty years ago, the space yacht Polaris was found deserted, the fate of its pilot and passengers a mystery. Now, to mark the anniversary of the disappearance, there is to be an auction of what was left behind on the ship. Using his insider knowledge...

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    Science Fiction

    Nov-2003

    The Academy - 4

    The author of highly acclaimed Chindi concludes the story begun almost a decade ago in The Engines of God. Earth's military and scientific experts band together to save an alien society from a deadly force speeding toward its home planet....

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    Science Fiction

    Jul-2002

    The Academy - 3

    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. Is it the final programmed gasp of an ancient, long-dead race? Or the...

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    Science Fiction

    Mar-2001

    The Academy - 2

    In the year 2204, tragedy and terror forced a scientific team to prematurely evacuate Maleiva III. Nineteen years later, a rogue moon hurtling through space is about to obliterate the last opportunity to study this rare, life-supporting planet. With ...

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    Science Fiction

    Jul-2000

    Here, together in a single volume, are the two novels that launched Jack McDevitt's reputation as a writer of suspenseful, thoughtful, sense-of-wonder science fiction. Hello, Out There contains The Hercules Text, winner of the 1986 Philip K. Dick Sp...

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    Science Fiction

    Feb-2000

    We are alone. That is the verdict, after centuries of Search for Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence missions and space exploration. The only living things in the Universe are found on the Nine Worlds settled from Earth, and the starships that knit them t...

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    Fantasy

    Apr-1998

    In five days, comet Tomiko will shatter the moon. Huge chunks will rain down on the Earth, causing continent-wide fires, killer storms, and tidal waves as tall as mountain ranges. Five days to save a world. Five nightmare days for the reluctant...

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    Fantasy

    May-1997

    FROM THE ASHES OF THE OLD WORLD The Roadmakers left only ruins behind--but what magnificent ruins! Their concrete highways still cross the continent. Their cups, combs, and jewelry are found in every Illyrian home. They left behind a legend, too--...

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    Science Fiction

    Apr-1996

    They opened the door to another Universe It turned up in a North Dakota wheat field: a triangle, like a shark's fin, sticking up from the black loam. Tom Lasker did what any farmer would have done. He dug it up. And discovered a boat, made of a fi...

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    Science Fiction

    Oct-1994

    The Academy - 1

    Humans call them the Monument-Makers. An unknown race, they left stunning alien statues on distant planets in the galaxy. Each relic -- is different. Each inscription defies translation. Yet all are heartbreakingly beautiful. And for planet Earth,...

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    Science Fiction

    Feb-1989

    An Alex Benedict Novel - 1

    Everryone knew the legend of Christopher Sim. Fighter. Leader. An interstellar hero with a rare talent for war, Sim changed mankind's history forever when he forged a ragtag group of misfits into the weapon that broke the back of the alien Ashiyyur. ...

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    Science Fiction

    Nov-1986

    The classic first-contact science fiction novel that launched the career of Jack McDevitt, the national bestselling author of "Coming Home"--now revised from the original edition From a remote corner of the galaxy a message is being sent. The conti...

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